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March 3, 2019: Eight members elected to PDAC Board of Directors

Toronto, March 3, 2019 – The Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) elected eight members to its Board of Directors following the association’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) held on the opening day of the PDAC 2019 Convention at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC).

“As PDAC continues its endeavour to strengthen Canada’s mineral exploration and development industry we are thrilled to welcome these eight members to the Board of Directors” says PDAC President Glenn Mullan. “These experts bring an incredibly diverse range of knowledge and experience to the Board that will help us achieve success for our members.”

The following names are elected or re-elected to the PDAC’s Board of Directors:

  1. Alex Christopher, Teck Resources
  2. Elaine Ellingham, Marienberg Minerals Ltd.
  3. Jonathan Fowler, J.A Fowler and Associates Inc.
  4. Siri Camille Genik, Bridge
  5. Felix Lee, CSA Global Canada
  6. Aaron Steeghs, Yamana Gold Inc.
  7. Ian Thomson, Shinglespit Consultants Inc.
  8. Catherine Wade

The PDAC Board of Directors is comprised of industry professionals who support and guide the work of the association.

About the PDAC

PDAC is the leading voice of the mineral exploration and development community. With over 8,000 members around the world, PDAC’s mission is to promote a globally-responsible, vibrant and sustainable mineral sector that encourages leading practices in technical, operational, environmental, safety and social performance. PDAC is known worldwide for its annual PDAC Convention—the premier international event for the industry—that has attracted over 25,000 people from 135 countries in recent years and will next be held March 1-4, 2020 in Toronto. Please visit

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