GeoConvention Vision and Board


To be the preeminent annual integrated geoscience convention in the world.

Mission Statement

Provide value to the members of our partner societies, sponsors, exhibitors and other delegates by building on past success, striving for future improvement, providing continuity of management and through appropriate governance. This will be accomplished by communicating to member societies, effective marketing and branding, gathering and analyzing relevant statistics and by administering efficiently while providing accountability, initiative and advancement.

GeoConvention Board

The GeoConvention Board of Directors is made up of representation of our three partner societies and provides strategic direction and focus for the Partnership, ensuring diligent representation of the interests of our delegates, supporters and partner societies.

Click on the names of the directors for a brief bio.

A 20 year energy industry veteran leading a Geoscience Team for closed loop geothermal development globally at Eavor Technologies Inc.

Gary has a specialty for finding oil and gas. Lots of it. Gary has been finding oil and gas for employers and clients for over 35 years, all over the world. On 4 continents, in 27 countries and in 46 basins. What thrills Gary is to generate quality prospects; prospects that turn into discoveries when drilled and which make then make people money.

Gary is a broad-based, generalist explorer who has worked for and with a wide range of companies, domestic and foreign, and from junior to super-major. Gary has balanced experience in extensional, compressional and salt tectonic terranes, and with clastic, carbonate and exotic reservoirs.

Paige is a business development and geoscience professional focused on product/service improvement, expansion and growth in the energy, mining, and alternative energy industries. Paige has a passion for science communication and enjoys helping geoscientists be understood and making geoscience accessible to the public

Experienced geologist with proven success in exploiting core acreage, drilling high impact wells and implementing a strong technology strategy for the exploration and exploitation of Oil and Gas across the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin. Recognized for technical excellence and leadership in core programs, workshops and special analyses designed to evaluate and optimize play potential. Success in drilling over 200 wells in varied play types and programs, with regional-scale and asset base evaluations. A self-motivated results driven team member, respected for cross-functional integration and delivering high quality subsurface evaluations with excellent organizational and communication skills.