Officers Peyto Exploration & Development Corp.

Todd Burdick

Vice President Production

Mr. Burdick began his oil and gas career in 1988 at the field level, in the operations service sector. He held various positions in the fields of well stimulation, geophysics, and pipeline/facility construction. This experience was garnered in the Alberta and British Columbia portions of the WCSB.In 2004 he received a B.Sc. Civil Engineering (Structural) and began his engineering career with Peyto. He spent his first year working in Peyto's field operations where he established a strong fundamental understanding of field operations and developed a solid rapport with Peyto's current field leadership group. After moving into Peyto's Calgary office in 2005, Mr. Burdick has continued to develop his experience across many facets of operations and has successfully helped build the production operations group into an effective and cohesive team.

Lee Curran

Vice President Drilling and Completions

Mr. Curran joined Peyto in 2006 following various international and domestic drilling and completion assignments with Chevron Corporation and Apache Resources. Mr. Curran began his career in the field as a Drilling and Completion Supervisor following his completion of a B.Sc. degree in Mechanical engineering from the University of Calgary (1995).

Derick Czember

Vice President, Land

Derick Czember has been involved in oil and gas land since 2002, specializing in negotiating exploration and development agreements, strategic acquisitions and divestments, land management and evaluations. Prior to joining Peyto in April 2015, Mr. Czember held various land related positions with increasing responsibility at Suncor Energy Inc., Daylight Energy Ltd. / Sinopec Daylight Energy Ltd., and most recently as Manager, Mineral Land at Peyto. Mr. Czember has a Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Petroleum Land Management from the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary and is a member of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Landmen.

Darren Gee

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Gee joined Peyto in 2001 as the VP Engineering and succeeded Don Gray as President of Peyto in 2006. He assumed the role of CEO on Jan. 1, 2007. Mr Gee received a BSc in Mechanical Engineering in 1989 from the University of Alberta and worked as a Professional Engineer for Petro Canada, Anderson Exploration, Renaissance Energy and Husky in the past in various reservoir and exploitation engineering roles.

Jean-Paul 'JP' Lachance

President and Chief Operating Officer

Jean-Paul (JP) Lachance has been a practicing engineer in Alberta's oil patch since 1991 in various roles including facilities, production, reservoir engineering, and resource management. Prior to joining Peyto in 2011, Mr. Lachance worked with Chevron, Marathon, Esprit, and most recently as VP Engineering of Prospex Resources Ltd. building their Albertas Deep Basin asset base. Mr. Lachance is a professional engineer with a B.Sc. (Civil Engineering) from the University of Waterloo. Mr. Lachance was promoted to the position of President on November 9, 2021.

Scott Robinson

VP of Business Development

Mr. Robinson has been involved in Canada and the U.S. in areas of production and reservoir engineering since 1984, working three years in Denver for a major followed by 10 years for a major in Canada. Formerly VP Operations for Pinnacle Resources and one of four principles and VP Engineering and Operations for Taurus Exploration, a successful private Canadian oil and gas company. Mr. Robinson joined Peyto in 2004. Mr. Robinson has a B.S.(Honors) Chemistry, University of Denver, and an M.S. Chemical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines graduating top of the class in both programs.

David Thomas

Vice President Exploration

David Thomas has been exploring and exploiting a wide variety of natural gas properties in Albertas Deep Basin and the Peace River since 1991. Prior to joining Peyto in 2006 as Senior Staff Geologist, Mr Thomas amassed an impressive amount of total production gains (186 mmcf/d) over a 15 year period working for Anadarko Canada, Union Pacific Resources, and Norcen Energy Resources. Mr Thomas has his MSc Geol (University of Minnesota) and BSc Hnrs Geol from Carleton University of Ottawa.

Kathy Turgeon

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Kathy Turgeon joined Peyto first as Controller from April 2004 to January 2006 then Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer. Ms. Turgeon’s responsibilities include all accounting, tax, finance, treasury and information technology functions at Peyto. Ms. Turgeon holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from the University of Calgary and is a Chartered Professional Accountant and member in good standing of the Institute of Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta. Prior to joining Peyto, Ms. Turgeon was with the University of Calgary for 10 years as an Internal Auditor from 1995 to 2001 then as Associate Director, Finance with the Department of Campus Infrastructure.

Stephen J. Chetner

Corporate Secretary

Mr. Chetner is a partner at the law firm of Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP. Mr. Chetner started building his base of corporate securities legal experience in 1994. Mr. Chetner has been the Corporate Secretary to Peyto Exploration & Development Corp. since 2000. Mr. Chetner has an LLB from the University of Western Ontario and an LLM from the University of London (U.K.).