Mineralogical Society of Western Australia
James Sherborne is vice president of the Mineralogical Society of WA (Minsoc WA). The mission of this non-profit organisation is "to encourage mineralogical study by amateur and professional alike and, in so doing, discover, document and preserve the earth's and in particular Western Australia's natural history". James is also a member, former vice president and lecturer for the Gemmological Association of WA where he continues to lead and co-ordinate a gemstone study group. James has over forty years of practical experience with The British Institute and the Australian Taxation Office in the adult education and charity sectors.