John Getty Named as a FELLOW of the International Centre for Diffraction Data (ICDD)  

John Getty, Instructor in the Geophysical Engineering Department at Montana Tech, Butte, Montana, was awarded the title of ICDD Fellow at the recent Denver X-ray Conference, held in Big Sky, Montana, from July 28 to August 1, 2014. John was recognized for his role as a leader in a noteworthy ICDD activity - the Denver X-ray Conference.

John has played a key role in the planning and execution of the Denver X-ray Conference for more than 30 years! From audiovisual acquisition and troubleshooting, exhibitor set-ups, liaison to critical hotel staff, site searching, to electrical and radiation compliance — no task escapes John’s skill set or his capacity to handle it! His vast knowledge base is enhanced by his extraordinary people skills, his sense of humor, and genuine humility. As a vital member of the ICDD Conference Services team, John generously shares his time and expertise, fulfilling whatever need arises. The success of the conference was, and still is, highly dependent on John Getty’s talents that are so crucial to the execution of a smooth conference.

The title of Fellow was created to recognize leaders such as John! Our sincere congratulations to this most-deserving candidate!