Northern Silica Corporation

Jerrad Blanchard, CA

Chief Financial Officer

Jerrad brings to Northern Silica a strong technical background, coupled with hands-on experience in all aspects of corporate finance, financial reporting, implementation of controls and governance for a public company operating in international jurisdictions. Jerrad previously served as CFO of Bengal Energy and CFO of Winstar Resources. Prior thereto, he was a Manager in PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP’s Audit and Assurance Group and became a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Alberta in 2007.