Constance N. Dodge Knight, PhD

Name: Constance N. Dodge Knight, PhD
Title: Independent Geologist
Location: Golden, Colorado, United States


  • American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) (House of Delegates)
  • Denver Earth Resources Library (DERL) (first board of directors)
  • Denver Geophysical Society
  • Denver Well Log Society
  • Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists (RMAG) (board of directors, treasurer elect, treasurer, 2009, 2010)
  • Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists
  • Society of Independent Professional Earth Scientists (SIPES), Denver Chapter (Chairman 2016-2018)
  • Wyoming Geological Association (WGA)


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2021, 2020)
  • Featured Member, Marquis Millennium Magazine, sixth edition, Marquis Who’s Who (2020)
  • Inductee, Top Professionals of the Year, Marquis Who’s Who (2019)
  • Recipient, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2019)
  • Featured, One of 100 professionals for “Who’s Who in Energy,” Denver Business Journal (2017)
  • Featured, One of the “Top 40 women in Energy,” Denver Business Journal (2017)
  • Recipient, Distinguished Public Service to the Earth Science Award, Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists (RMAG) (2011)
  • Chief Technical Editor, joint AAPG-RMAG publication Series in Geology #65: Application of Structural Methods to Rocky Mountain Hydrocarbon Exploration and Development. Published by the American Associated of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) (Nov, 2013)
  • Creator and Owner, Geo-Educational Services, new geologic teaching product, self-developed and marketed (1987). Sold concept and copyright to Ward’s Science, an international company. Product is produced and marketed as the “Ward’s® Discovering Rocks and Minerals Lab Activity”
  • Speaker’s Bureau Creator and Founder, Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists (RMAG) (1980’s) Coordinated 25 speakers who delivered over 100 presentations during the first few months.
  • Creator and Founder, Geo-Educational Services, geological teaching product
  • Deliver formal and informal oral/visual presentations, papers and posters for: AAPG, DOE, GSA, RMAG, SIPES, SPE, USGS, and WGA. Numerous publications. Presented short course at a RMS-AAPG convention
  • Mentor, Colorado School of Mines Mentor Program. Assisted many foreign students
  • Member of the International Baha’i Faith. Coordinates and hosts regular interfaith devotional gatherings and tutors classes.
  • Mentor, Rocky Mountain Association of Geologists (RMAG) mentor program

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