Management

Larry J. Parks Director, President & Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Parks has more than 30 years of experience in all areas of oil and gas exploration and production.  Mr. Parks earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from the University of Alberta in 1976.  From 1977 to 1983, Mr. Parks’ employers included Esso Resources, Esso Minerals, and Imperial Oil Limited, all Canadian subsidiaries of Exxon Corporation.  In 1983, Mr. Parks joined Eagle Resources Ltd. where he held a series of management and executive positions, culminating with the position of President and Chief Operating Officer.  Mr. Parks was appointed President & Chief Executive Officer of Archean Energy Ltd., the successor company to Eagle Resources Ltd., in 1994 and then President & Chief Executive Officer of Grizzly Resources in 2004.  Mr. Parks has been the Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer of Ironhorse since 2003.

Karen Hutson Interim Chief Financial Officer

Ms. Hutson has over 25 years of financial and operations management experience in the Canadian and international oil and gas industries. Prior to joining Grizzly Resources in 2009, Ms. Hutson held senior management positions at Northstar Energy, Maxx Petroleum, Tom Brown Resources, EnCana, and Enterra Energy Trust. Ms. Hutson holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and is a chartered accountant with expertise in the design and implementation of business systems and effective leadership in the integration of corporate and property acquisitions.