The 2005 annual meeting of the Seismological Society of America was held at the Hyatt Regency Resort and Casino in Lake Incline, Nevada on April 27-29, 2005. This location provided a pleasant shoreline venue at Lake Tahoe. The meeting was hosted by the Nevada Seismological Laboratory (NSL at the University of Nevada, Reno). The meeting chairs were John Anderson (SSA board member) and David von Seggern (SSA treasurer). The technical program chairs were John Louie and Yuehua Zeng, and the field trip chair was Richard Briggs. Janet DeMuth of NSL provided extensive administrative support.