At the 76th AGM and Convention, John Pike was elected as the new Vice President of the Board of Directors, replacing Dwayne Ross newly elected President of the Board of Directors.
John Pike has been involved in the mining sector for over 30 years. He started his career as an exploration geologist with junior mining companies in the mid-1980s. He joined the Products Division of Boart Longyear in 1990.
John has held numerous sales positions within the Boart Longyear organization over the past 25 years. He has developed a solid understanding of the Canadian mining sector over his career. John is currently the Products Sales Director for Boart Longyear in Canada. John holds a Bachelor Degree in Geology from the University of New Mexico. He currently resides in the Toronto area.
The CDDA Board of Directors are accountable to the Canadian Diamond Drilling Association members. They are responsible for managing and supervising the activities and affairs of the association. The Board of Directors meet on a regular basis to oversee the management and operation of the association. As well as to assist in planning CDDA events, conventions, and safety meetings. The Board of Directors are required to comply with the NFP Act and its regulations, the articles, the by-laws and any unanimous member agreement (refer to subsection 148(2) of the NFP Act).