Brian K. Jones is a consulting geologist. He worked as a field geologist in North and South America for over 40 years. He has explored the Brooks Range, the Alaska Range, the Talkeetna Mountains, and the rainforests of Southeast Alaska. He has also explored most of Mexico, parts of Nicaragua, the Atacama Desert of Northern Chile, and the Amazon rainforest in Colombia and Bolivia. Brian has written over a dozen scientific articles, two dozen articles about fishing, and three geo-novels, where the geologist always wins. He taught courses on geology for the Island Institute of Sitka in isolated communities in Southeast Alaska. He taught skiing at Alta Ski Area for 18 years, and he has taught numerous courses on the geology and history of Alta to the staff and visitors.
BRIAN JONES is currently teaching: