Conifex Timber adds Janine North to board
Ms. North has extensive background and experience in the resource sector, particularly in the northern interior region of British Columbia.
Ms. North is the recently retired chief executive officer of the Northern Development Initiative Trust (NDIT), a regional development corporation focused on building a stronger economy across central and Northern British Columbia.
Ms. North's previous roles prior to NDIT included management of logging and trucking companies, and management of certain forest districts in B.C.
Ms. North currently serves as a director, and the chair of governance and human resources, for BC Hydro.
She previously chaired the Nechako-Kitamaat Development Fund, vice-chaired the Central Interior Logging Association, served as vice-president of the Agricultural Institute of Canada, and held directorships with the Association of Mineral Exploration of B.C., Canadian Sport Institute and Junior Achievement B.C.
Ms. North is an accredited corporate director with the Canadian Institute of Corporate Directors and a graduate of the University of Alberta Faculty of Forestry and Agriculture.