Gavin C. Dirom, MSc, PAg appointed as President & CEO, Geoscience BC

Geoscience BC’s Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Gavin C. Dirom as President and CEO. Gavin will take up the position on October 16, 2017.

Commenting on the appointment, Chair of the Board Mike Cathro said: “On behalf of the staff and Board of Geoscience BC, I would like to warmly welcome Gavin to his new position. Gavin’s extensive executive experience and passion for public and independent science make him a great fit for the organization at an exciting time.”

“It is clear to me that earth science is a foundation for exploration, investment and job creation, as well as helping to address environmental and social concerns of local communities and First Nations,” said Gavin C. Dirom. “It is also important that independent earth science remains accessible to everyone and that it enables informed resource management decisions and investments that create opportunity, reduce conflict and inspire hope,” continued Dirom.

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