GRC announces additions to its Board of Directors

GRC Annual Meeting 2013, Opening Session (source: flickr/ Geothermal Resources Council, creative commons)
Alexander Richter 28 Jan 2014

The Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) announces new members to its elected Board of Director, with several industry experts joining re-elected members of the Board.

In a release yesterday, the Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) announces new members to its Board of Directors that govern the group.

The Board of Directors is elected by the general membership to 2-year terms. To provide continuity, half of the Board is elected every year. All GRC members are eligible for election to the Board of Directors.

The global GRC membership took part in the ballot in the late fall, and the result was that four new members of the Board were elected: Anna Carter: Has worked in geothermal exploration and development for over 30 years and has served several terms on the GRC Board of Directors.

Dennis Kaspereit: Vice President of Geothermal Resources, Terra-Gen Power, LLC, Dennis has over 38 years in the geothermal, oil and gas industries.

William (Bill) Rickard: President of Geothermal Resource Group, Inc., Bill has been involved in the geothermal industry for over 35 years.

Gene Suemnicht: CEO and a Principal for EGS Consulting Inc., Gene has more than 35 years of professional experience in the geothermal industry with Unocal Geothermal and ORMAT Technologies.

Anna Carter, Dennis Kaspereit, Bill Rickard and Gene Suemnicht join the six other members who have been re-elected to the Board of Directors: Toni Boyd, Patrick Hanson, Stuart Johnson, Andy Sabin, Elaine Sison Lebrilla and Karl Urbank.

At the end of 2013, the GRC membership stood at almost 1,500 from 49 different countries.”

Source: GRC release via