Dan Klemke Executive Chairman
Dan has served as Chief Executive Officer of KMC since March 2008, having joined the Company in 1969. He held various operations and administrative positions for KMC before his promotion to CEO, from Foreman and Superintendent to Estimator, Project Manager, Executive Vice President and President. Dan has 44 years of experience and has held numerous certificates in relation to surface mining and the oil sands industry, and is also a past board member of Alberta Chamber of Resources. Dan received a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Alberta.
Jared Katerenchuck Vice President Operations - Acting
Jared Katerenchuk, P.Eng
Ryan Tobiassen Director, Safety, Learning and Development
Craig Dirk President & Chief Executive Officer
Craig Dirk, P.Eng
Craig joined KMC in October 2010 as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to KMC, he held positions at Manalta Coal, Fording Coal, BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance and P&H MinePro Services. Craig has 33 years industry experience and numerous certifications and designations from mining and leadership institutions. He received a Bachelor of Science degree (Mine Engineering) from the University of Alberta and has sat on several boards, including P&H Canada, the Ridley Port Authority and Coal Association of Canada.
Steve Thornton General Manager, Assets
Andrea Bauer Director, Technical Services and Assets
Andrea Bauer, P.Eng
Bryn Jones Chief Financial Officer
Bryn is a dual designated professional accountant having both a CMA and CA. He has senior level experience in a variety of industries since leaving public practice 20 years ago, including local rural government, construction materials, oilfield services and manufacturing and distribution. Bryn joined the team in 2019 after spending 4 years as the CFO of a private equity backed private oilfield services company.
Kraig Wanner General Manager, Suncor Operations
Tim Kammermayer Mining Manager, Suncor