Awards & Scholarships

Ronald L. Lewis

Ronald L. Lewis (SME)

AIME Mineral Economics Award in

In recognition of his outstanding professional accomplishments and distinguished contributions to the field of mineral economics.

Ron Lewis is the Chief Operating Officer and Managing Director of John T. Boyd Company, a leading mining, and geological consultancy. Ron has been with BOYD for over 40 years. He is a recognized expert in the valuation of coal/mineral reserves and operating mining companies with a specialized expertise in the areas of coal/mineral reserve estimation, surface and underground mine analysis, economic assessments, and market analysis. A certified member of the International Institute of Mineral Appraisers. A graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, Ron is a registered professional engineer in Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia. He has worked on projects throughout the US and in 12 countries and has authored numerous publications and papers.