Founder of Regional Chapter 2004, Active member Canadian Institute of Mining (CIMM) and Canadian Mineral Processors (CMP) since 1990. Currently Director CMP Alberta Chapter and President Rizzearch Consulting Ltd., Edmonton, AB.
Chemical Engineer with an extensive experience in Oil and Gas including oil sands. His key assignments in the industry include areas of Process Engineering, Project Management and Plant Operations. CMP board member since 2016.
Process Engineer with an EPCM background working in the Oilsands industry since graduation in 2004 from the UofA with a Chemical Engi-neering (Computer Process Control) degree. CMP roles include President, Treasurer and Past President.
Operated processing plants, publi-shed papers, patented technologies. Led design and construction projects for major mining and oil sands operators. Consulted as a senior advisor for World Bank and NASA mining projects.
Postdocteral Research Fellow at Biorefining Conversion Network of Alberta, focused on conversion of renewable biomass feedstock into conventional chemical and value-added products such as flocculants, adhesives,bio-plastics and composites