Executive Team

Canlin's key priorities are running a safe and sustainable business, focusing our portfolio, improving productivity, generating value from our midstream assets and investing for growth and value. Canlin Energy’s executive team is experienced, committed and skilled in developing, operating and optimizing our assets.

Canlin Energy Corporation Leadership Team

Wesley Morningstar

Chief Executive Officer and Director

Mr. Morningstar has extensive experience in the oil and gas industry, including exploration and development, exploitation, geology and capital investment strategy. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from Brandon University. Mr. Morningstar is a member of the CSPG and APEGA.

Brian Keller

VP, Development

Mr. Keller has a wealth of experience in exploration, resource development, acquisitions and divestitures, exploitation, geology and capital investment strategy ranging over three decades.

Kent Fawcett

VP, Operations

Mr. Fawcett is a Professional Engineer and is responsible for the safe and reliable operation of Canlin Energy’s assets and staff. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Alberta. Mr. Fawcett is a member of APEGA.

Dean Bernhard

CFO, Finance

Mr. Bernhard is a professional accountant and a seasoned financial leader with over twenty-five years of upstream oil and gas producer experience. He has an extensive skill set in the areas of corporate finance, financial accounting, taxation, strategic planning and budgeting, corporate reporting, risk management and investor relations, in addition to directors’ governance and stewardship. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce, Finance degree (with distinction) from the University of Saskatchewan and is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta.

Jack Lee

VP, Health, Safety, Environment and Regulatory

Mr. Lee has over twenty years’ experience within the upstream oil and natural gas sector, including well and sour gas plant operations, managing facility projects, and overseeing personal and process safety programs. He holds a Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Calgary. Mr. Lee is a member of APEGA.

Brian MacDonald

VP, Marketing & Midstream

Mr. MacDonald is the skillful lead of Canlin’s burgeoning Midstream business. He has over thirty years of expertise in marketing, trading and risk mitigation within the oil and gas industry. He holds a BA (Administrative and Commercial Studies) in Finance from the University of Western Ontario

Board of Directors

Canlin Energy’s strong and integrated five-member Board of Directors are respected in the business community, have accumulated relevant industry experience and other skills from a range of business disciplines – including the upstream oil and gas sector, corporate finance and business development.

Chairman Ruilin Zhang
Liming Mei
Yunfei Lian
Vincent Lun
Wesley Morningstar
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