Mr. Henry H. Ketcham is Executive Chairman of the Board of West Fraser Timber Co Ltd. Mr. Ketcham was President until April 2012 and retired from the position of Chief Executive Officer effective March 1, 2013 when his title as Chairman was redesignated as Executive Chairman. He is also a director and shareholder of Ketcham Investments, Inc., which owns 2,909,745 Common shares and 1,743,228 Class B Common shares of the Company. Mr. Ketcham has been actively involved with the Company since 1973. Edward R. Seraphim is President, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer of West Fraser Timber Co Ltd. He is a Chartered Accountant and President and Chief Executive Officer. Before February 15, 2007 Mr. Seraphim was Vice President, Pulp Paper Sales and on that date he was appointed Vice President, Pulp Paper, a position which he held until July 1, 2010. He was Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer from July 1, 2010 to April 19, 2012 when he was appointed President and Chief Operating Officer. On March 1, 2013 Mr. Seraphim became the Company's President and Chief Executive Officer.Larry HughesMr. Larry S. Hughes is Chief Financial Officer, Vice President Finance, Secretary of West Fraser Timber Co Ltd. Before September 1, 2007 was Secretary and a partner in the law firm Lang Michener LLP.David LehaneMr. David P. Lehane is Vice President Canadian Woodlands Operations of West Fraser Timber Co Ltd. Before September 15, 2007 was Operations Manager, Solid Wood.Sean McLarenMr. Sean P. Lumber Operations of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Mr. operations. Rodger M. Christopher D. McIver is Vice President Lumber Sales and Corporate uggs clearance Development of West Fraster Timber Co Ltd. Raymond W. Ferris is Vice President Wood Products of West Fraser Timber Co Ltd. Before September 15, 2007 was Operations Manager, Solid Wood.Peter RipponMr. Peter A. Rippon is Vice President Pulp and Energy of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Maureen F. Kuper is Treasurer of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Robert Lawrence Phillips, QC, is Lead Independent Director of West Fraser Timber Co Ltd. Before July 2004, he was President and Chief Executive Officer of the BCR Group of Companies, which was involved in rail transportation and marine terminal operations. Before joining BCR, he was Executive Vice President, Business Development and Strategy for MacMillan Bloedel Limited, and has held the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of the PTI Group Inc. and Dreco Energy Services Ltd. He was appointed Queen's Counsel in Alberta in 1991. In February 2008 Mr. Phillips was designated by the Board to serve as Lead Director and in that capacity he serves as Chairman of the Governance Nominating Committee. Mr. Phillips is also a member of the Compensation Committee. Gerald J. Miller is Director of West Fraser Timber Co Ltd. He is a Chartered Accountant who retired from West Fraser on July 31, 2011 after a 25 year career. Mr. Miller is a member of the Safety Environment Committee. Mr. Miller was a key member of West Fraser's senior executive team and served in a number of executive positions including as Executive Vice President, Pulp Paper, Executive Vice President, Operations and Executive Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer, the position that he held at the time of his retirement. Mr. Clark S. Binkley is Independent Director of West Fraser Timber Co Ltd. In 2012 Dr. Binkley was appointed Chief Investment Officer of GreenWood Resources, Inc., a timberland investment management organization. Prior to that time, he was the Managing Director of International Forestry Investment Advisors, LLC, a firm he founded in 2005 to provide timberland investment advisory services to qualified investors. in Vancouver. Dr. Binkley is the Chairman of the Safety cheap oakleys Environment Committee and is a member of the Audit Committee and of the Governance Nominating Committee.Mr. J. Duncan Gibson is Independent Director of West Fraser Timber Co Ltd. Since November 2001, he has been a business investor. He was formerly a senior executive of the Commercial Banking Division of The Toronto Dominion Bank.
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