J. Kenneth Thompson

President & Chief Executive Officer at Pacific Star Energy LLC

J. Kenneth Thompson

J. Kenneth Thompson

President & Chief Executive Officer at Pacific Star Energy LLC

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Pacific Star Energy LLC
Arco Alaska, Inc.

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Board Chair & Chief Executive Officer at Alaska Air Group, Inc.

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Managing Director at Knight Angels Consulting LLC

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Operating Advisor at North Castle Partners LLC

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Chief Executive Officer at Hoku Capital LLC

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Chief Financial Officer at Atlassian Corp. Plc

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Former Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer at Weyerhaeuser Company

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Chairman, Pacific Northwest Region at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

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Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Aerospace Industries Association

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Advisor at Certares LP

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President at Kidways LLC

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J. Kenneth Thompson
President & Chief Executive Officer at Pacific Star Energy LLC
Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering

Missouri University of Science and Technology (commonly Missouri S&T and formerly known as the University of Missouri–Rolla and originally Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy is an institution of higher learning located in Rolla, Missouri, United States, and part of the University of Missouri System. Most of its 8,642 students (Fall 2014 enrollment) study engineering, computing, mathematics and the sciences. Although known primarily as an engineering school, Missouri S&T has numerous majors in humanities, social sciences, arts, sciences and business. The school is known for its repeated success in national engineering design competitions and its century-long tradition of aggrandized celebrations surrounding Saint Patrick's Day.

Career History
President & Chief Executive Officer
1994 - 2000

Arco Alaska Inc., a subsidiary of Los Angeles-based Atlantic Richfield Co., which provides engineering and technical services in Anchorage and on Alaska's North Slope.

President & Chief Executive Officer
2000 - Current
Executive Vice President
1998 - 2000

Atlantic Richfield Co. provides oil and gas extraction and production services . The firm's exploration and production operations are focused primarily in the Gulf of Mexico and the midcontinent in the United States, the United Kingdom North Sea, Indonesia, China and Algeria. The company was incorporated on April 15, 1985 and is headquartered in Warrenville, IL.

Boards & Committees
Chairman, Board of Directors
2011 - Current

Pioneer Natural Resources is a large independent oil and natural gas company that is focused on helping meet the world’s energy needs. We deliver strong production and reserve growth through onshore exploration and production in the United States, while providing opportunities for growth and enrichment for business partners, employees and the communities in which we operate. With a foundation of long-lived and stable properties providing steady growth, Pioneer’s advanced technology, strategic practices and integrated services model make us an industry leader in developing new resource plays, especially in Texas. Pioneer is one of the most active drillers in Texas’ Spraberry/Wolfcamp oil field in the Permian Basin and the Eagle Ford Shale play in South Texas. We are one of the largest natural gas operators in the Rockies and Mid-Continent regions with assets in the coal bed methane-rich Raton Basin as well as in the Hugoton and Texas Panhandle gas fields. Our operations include ongoing drilling programs in Texas’ liquids-rich Barnett Shale Combo play and in Alaska’s Oooguruk field, where Pioneer became the first independent operator to produce oil on the North Slope

Presiding Independent Director
2007 - Current

Tetra Tech, Inc. was founded in 1966 to provide engineering services related to waterways, harbors, and coastal areas. For more than 50 years, the Company has substantially increased the size and scope of its business and expanded its service offerings through a series of strategic acquisitions and internal growth. Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting and engineering services. Tetra Tech has 16,000 associates located in 400 offices worldwide. Tetra Tech is based in Pasadena, California.

Member, Board of Directors
2002 - Current

Coeur d’Alene Mines Corporation is a large primary silver producer with growing gold production with assets in the United States, Mexico, Bolivia, Argentina and Australia. Coeur also owns strategic minority shareholdings in eight silver and gold development companies in North and South America. The Palmarejo mine in Mexico, San Bartolomé mine in Bolivia and Rochester mine in Nevada all produce silver and gold in doré form. Coeur’s Kensington gold mine in Alaska produces gold concentrate and the Endeavor mine in Australia produces a concentrate that contains silver. The Company refines its precious metals doré and concentrates using a geographically diverse group of third party smelters and refiners, including clients located in Mexico, Switzerland, Australia, Germany, China and the United States. Coeur markets its doré to credit-worthy bullion trading houses, market-makers and members of the London Bullion Market Association, industrial companies and sound financial institutions. The refined metals are sold to end-users for use in electronic circuitry, jewelry, silverware and the pharmaceutical and technology industries. In 2012, Coeur expects to produce between 18.5 and 19.0 million ounces of silver and between 215,000 and 225,000 ounces of gold. Cash operating costs1 are expected to be approximately $7.50 per silver ounce. The Company expects cash operating costs1 per ounce of gold at Kensington to average approximately $1,350 for the full year 2012


The Nature Conservancy in Alaska has used science to help safeguard Alaska’s lands and waters for nature and people since 1988. They are working with people across Alaska to protect and restore the places that make Alaska a great place to live, work and play.

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