Awards & Scholarships

Philip C. Walsh (SME)

AIME William Lawrence Saunders Gold Medal* in

"In recognition for his distinguished and extensive association with the mining industry both in North and South America for over forty years."

Philip C. Walsh. a consultant. is the former Vice Chairman of St. Joe Minerals Corporation. In his 44 years of business experience. Mr. Walsh has also been an executive with W R. Grace & Co., Cerro Corporation and Newmont Mining Corporation. Mr. Walsh received a B.A. in Geology in 1943 from Yale University. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and of Sigma Xi.

Mr. Walsh is a director of Cyprus Minerals Company, T Rowe Price Associates, Inc , Pied mont Mining Company and Saugatuck Capital Company. He is Chairman of the Board of the Chilean Lithium Company, a Cyprus subsidiary. He is a former Chairman of the Board of Foote Mineral Company, now a Cyprus subsidiary and a former director of Peabody Holding Company and Southern Peru Copper Company. For some years he served on the Board of Education and the Township Committee of Harding Township. New Jersey, and as a Trustee of Morristown Memorial Hospital. Former vice chairman of the Pan American Society of the United States, he is an honorary director of the Americas Society. Mr. Walsh 1s a member of the National Strategic Materials and Minerals Program Advisory Committee.