New Chair and Vice Chair: MABC Board of Directors

March 17, 2014

The new Board of Directors for the Mining Association of BC was announced at the Annual General Meeting on March 13, 2014 and MABC is pleased to welcome Scott Broughton as the new Chair of the MABC Board of Directors. 

Mr. Broughton is the Chief Executive Officer and a director of Roca Mines and Stikine Energy and is a professional mining engineer with 25 years of broad ranging and hands-on experience at a variety of projects. Mr. Broughton has been an active member of the MABC Board for 5 years. 

Robert Gallagher, President and Chief Executive Officer of New Gold Inc., has stepped into the role of Vice Chair.  Mr. Gallagher brings more than 35 years of experience in the mining industry to the position and will be a valuable member of the MABC senior executive.

The Mining Association of BC would like to acknowledge and thank Richard Prokopanko for his dedicated service to the Board in the capacity of Chair over the past 2 years.  Mr. Prokopanko provided vital guidance and support to the MABC team and strategic plan over the last few years and will continue to be an important resource for MABC in his new role of Past Chair.

For more information:

Cailey Murphy
Director of Communications & External Affairs
Mining Association of BC
604-681-4321, ext. 103