Evan Twelker

Geologist, Mineral Resources, Alaska Department of Geological and Geophysical Surveys

Evan Twelker is a mineral resources geologist with Alaska’s Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys (DGGS). He leads mapping and economic geology research projects in Alaska’s mineral-rich Yukon Tanana Upland. Prior to joining DGGS in 2013, Evan earned his MSc in geology at the University of Alaska and spent ten years as an exploration geologist working throughout Alaska on projects including Arctic, Bornite, and Livengood, as well as Copper Canyon and Galore Creek in British Columbia.