News Release - January 19, 2001
SRC BOARD APPOINTED
A seven-member Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) board of directors was
appointed today for a three-year term.
Jim Hutch of Saskatoon, who had served as president of the SRC from 1983-1995,
was named chair of the new board. He is joined by John Bennett, owner and
operator of Beckman Farms Ltd. in Biggar; Larry Cooper, president of Scientific
Instrumentation Ltd. of Saskatoon; Keith Hanson, president of Sun Ridge Group
of Saskatoon and Craig Zawada, a partner with Wallace Meschishnick Clackson
Zawada of Saskatoon.
In addition, the following members from the interim board will continue to
serve on the expanded board: Mike Monea president of Flatland Exploration Ltd.
of Regina, and Doug Kelln, vice-president of Distribution Utility with
"We're confident the board members will help the Saskatchewan Research Council
meet the needs of the province's science and technology industry as we enter
the new millennium," Minister responsible for SRC Eldon Lautermilch said.
"They bring an excellent mix of backgrounds and experience to the SRC Board."
"I am pleased to be involved, once again, with the Saskatchewan Research
Council in finding solutions to the challenges faced by SRC and our clients,"
SRC Board chair Jim Hutch said. "SRC continues to be a very dynamic
organization with a track record of success in delivering quality, cost-
effective services in a variety of scientific and technological areas."
For more information, contact:
Wanda Brown Jim Hutch
Saskatchewan Research Council Hutchtech Inc.
Phone: (306) 933-6666 Phone: (306) 373-7918