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Mailing Address

Midlands Astronomy Club, Inc
P.O. Box 2527
Columbia, SC 29202

Board of Directors

The board can be reached at SCMidlandsAstronomyClub[at]gmail[dot]com.

The Board Members are elected from the current membership by the members. For 2024 they are:

  • President: Mike Roberts
  • 1st VP: Jack Dunn
  • 2nd VP: Paul Romanyszyn
  • Corresponding Secretary: Bill Bryan
  • Recording Secretary: Joe Rhoad
  • Treasurer: Alex Mowery
  • Past President: Wes Munn


MAC has a program to assist schools, scouts and other groups with their astronomy programs.


The MAC website has been around since ~1995. Several members have volunteered over the years to help maintain it. The current editors are

Mail Lists

MAC also utilizes several maillists to keep MAC members informed of various activities. Details about those are in the members-only area.