CSR & Governance

Executive Team

  • Myron M. Stadnyk, P.Eng.

    Myron is President and Chief Executive Officer of ARC Resources and has overall management responsibility for the Company.  Myron joined ARC in 1997, as the Company’s first operations employee, and in 2005 was appointed Senior Vice President, Operations and Chief Operating Officer. From 2009 to December 31, 2012, he held the position of President and Chief Operating Officer.  Prior to joining ARC, Myron worked with a major oil and gas company in both domestic and international operations.  He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Saskatchewan and is a graduate of the Harvard Business School Advanced Management program.  Mr. Stadnyk joined ARC's Board of Directors in 2013.  He is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA) and currently serves as a governor for the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers.

  • P. Van. R. Dafoe, CMA

    Van is Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of ARC Resources and oversees the finance, treasury, accounting, tax and marketing teams at ARC. Van joined ARC in 1999, after 13 years with various companies in the finance and accounting area of the oil and gas industry. He has a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from the University of Manitoba and obtained his Certified Management Accountant’s designation in 1995.

  • Terry M. Anderson, P.Eng.

    Terry is Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of ARC Resources with responsibility for the execution of all aspects of ARC’s operations and capital program. He has over 20 years of operations and engineering experience. Prior to joining ARC in 2000, he worked at a major oil and gas company. Terry holds a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Wyoming. He is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta, Saskatchewan and British Columbia.

  • David P. Carey, P.Eng., MBA

    David is Senior Vice President, Capital Markets of ARC Resources and is responsible for all facets of investor relations and corporate governance.  David brings over 25 years of diverse experience in the Canadian and international energy industries covering exploration, production and project evaluations. Prior to joining ARC in 2001, David held senior positions with Athabasca Oil Sands Trust and a major Canadian oil and gas company. He holds both a Bachelor of Science in Geological Engineering and a Master in Business Administration from Queen’s University and is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA).

  • Terry Gill, B.PE.

    Terry is Senior Vice President, Corporate Services of ARC Resources and oversees all human resources, information technology and legal services related activities. Prior to joining ARC in 2007, Terry spent eight years with a major national distribution company as a senior executive. He has spent 15 years in the oil and gas industry and has broad experience in all areas of talent management. Terry holds a Bachelor of Physical Education in Coaching Leadership from the University of Alberta and has coached high performance athletes at an elite level.

  • Steven W. Sinclair, CA

    Steve was the former Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of ARC Resources until his retirement from the position in February 2014. Steve will continue as an Officer of the company, in an advisory role, until his formal retirement from ARC in the later part of 2014.  Steve joined ARC in 1996 and has over 30 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry.  He holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Calgary, and a Chartered Accountant’s designation which he received in 1981.  Steve is a member of the Alberta and Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants.

  • Jay Billesberger, B.Sc.

    Jay is Vice President, Information Technology of ARC Resources and is responsible for all information technology related activities.  Jay has over 14 years of experience in information technology.  Prior to joining ARC in 2000, he worked with various oil and gas and mid-stream companies.  He has a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems from DeVry Institute of Technology.

  • Sean Calder, P.L.(Eng).

    Sean is Vice President, Production of ARC Resources, and manages all aspects of field production operations and health, safety and environment.  He has over 18 years of broad industry experience including, field operations, drilling and completions and facility management.  Sean joined ARC in 2005, and since this time has taken on roles of increasing responsibility. Prior to joining ARC, he worked at a major oil and gas company. Sean has a Bachelor of Applied Petroleum Engineering Technology degree from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT).  He is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA), as well as the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals in Alberta (ASET).

  • Lara Conrad, P.Eng

    Lara is Vice President, Engineering with responsibility for all engineering and joint venture activities.  She has over 15 years of experience in reservoir, exploration, development and production engineering.  Lara joined ARC in 2011, and since this time has taken on roles of increasing responsibility.  Prior to joining ARC, Lara spent 14 years with a major Canadian oil and gas producer.  Lara has a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Waterloo and is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA).

  • Neil Groeneveld, P.Geol.

    Neil is Vice President, Geosciences and Exploration of ARC Resources and is responsible for the execution of geophysical and geological activities. He has over 20 years of experience in the western Canadian oil and gas business and brings a broad background in oil and gas development, exploration and operations. Prior to joining ARC in 2003, Neil held senior positions with large and intermediate oil and gas companies. He holds a Master of Science degree in Geology from the University of Regina and is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA).

  • Wayne Lentz, P.Eng.

    Wayne is Vice President, Strategy and Business Development of ARC Resources and is responsible for strategic planning and related activities.  He brings over 25 years of experience in the oil and gas business covering production, engineering and operations. Prior to joining ARC in 1999, Wayne worked with a major E&P company in both domestic and international operations. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Alberta. Wayne is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA).

  • Karen Nielsen, P.Eng.

    Karen is Vice President, Operations of ARC Resources and is responsible for overseeing the execution of all aspects of ARC’s capital program.  She has 25 years of experience in the oil and gas industry with expertise in exploitation, drilling, completions and production operations in western Canada.  Prior to joining ARC in 2013, Karen held the position as Vice President, Engineering at a mid-sized Canadian oil and gas producer.  She has a Bachelor of Science degree (Distinction) in Electrical Engineering from the University of Saskatchewan.  Karen is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientist of Alberta (APEGA) and British Columbia (APEGBC).

  • Grant A. Zawalsky

     

    Grant acts as Corporate Secretary for ARC Resources.  He is a senior partner at the law firm of Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP, and has over 30 years of experience in securities and corporate law including securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and regulatory compliance.  Grant has a Bachelor of Commerce degree and an LL.B from the University of Alberta.  He has extensive Corporate Secretary experience at small to mid-cap companies in the energy industry.

     

    Grant is currently a Director for a number of public and private energy companies including, Nuvista Energy, Whitecap Resources and Zargon Energy.