Fission Energy Corp. (CVE:FIS,OTCQX:FSSIF) announced the appointment of Ross McElroy to the Board of Directors.
The press release is quoted as saying:
Mr. McElroy, Fission’s President and COO, is a professional geologist with over 25 years of experience in the mining industry. He has experience with working and managing many types of mineral projects from grass roots exploration to feasibility and production.Mr. McElroy has held previous positions with both major and junior mining companies, which include BHP Billiton, Cogema Canada (now AREVA), and Cameco. He was a member of the early stage discovery team of the MacArthur River uranium deposit. Mr. McElroy received a Bachelor’s Degree in Science, with a Specialization in Geology from the University of Alberta in 1987. Mr. McElroy is a registered professional geologist in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Nunavut/Northwest Territories.
Fission’s Chairman and CEO, Mr. Randhaw commented:
“This appointment recognizes the expertise and commitment Mr. McElroy brings to Fission. Fission’s accomplishments, especially the J Zone discovery in the Athabasca Basin, are largely due to Ross and the outstanding technical team he has put together.”