Gordon J. Kerr
Mr. Kerr is the former President and Chief Executive Officer of Enerplus, past Chairman of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers ("CAPP"), a former director of Deer Creek Energy Limited and a past member of the Canadian Council of Chief Executives.
Mr. Kerr began his career in the oil and gas industry in 1979 with Petromark Minerals Ltd. and Bluesky Oil & Gas Ltd., Canadian based companies that joint ventured with numerous German drilling funds conducting operations in both Canada and the United States. He held various positions with Bluesky Oil & Gas Ltd. and its successor Mark Resources Inc., ultimately becoming Vice President Finance, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary until the company's reorganization by the Enerplus Group, into EnerMark Income Fund in 1996.
Mr. Kerr holds a Bachelor of Commerce (1976) from the University of Calgary. He obtained the designation of Chartered Accountant and admission as a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta in 1979. He was admitted as a Fellow of the Institute in 2011.