Our Team

Martin Cheyne
Chief Executive Officer

Marty is responsible for Boulder’s overall success and for creating, planning, implementing and integrating the organization’s strategic direction. As such, he is accountable for Boulder’s overall leadership and management, and for its strategic and operational performance.

Marty brings more than 30 years of energy industry experience to Boulder. Before becoming Boulder’s CEO, he co-founded DeeThree Exploration Ltd. and led the company from negligible production into the intermediate producer class. Prior to that Marty founded and led Dual Exploration Inc. and Devlan Exploration Inc. He has also served on numerous energy companies’ Boards of Directors.

Clayton Thatcher

Clayton is responsible for the execution of Boulder’s geophysical and geological activities. He is accountable for leading his team in identifying and securing a top-tier resource portfolio for Boulder through exploration of new and emerging plays across the Company’s extensive land base. His team has emphasized and achieved success in converting unconventional oil and liquids-rich gas reservoirs in multiple zones to production through horizontal drilling.

Clayton has focused intently on the Belly River play at Brazeau since 2011. Before becoming Boulder’s President, Clayton was Vice President Exploration at DeeThree Exploration Ltd., contributing to the company’s growth from 400 boe per day to nearly 13,000 boe per day. Prior to that, Clayton spent over a decade working on a variety of properties and play types at Cenovus Energy and Encana Corporation.

Casey Wilson
Chief Financial Officer

Casey directs Boulder’s financial operations and ensures the Company has the financial resources to execute its strategy. She oversees a team accountable for the Company’s financial, risk and compliance functions including accounting and financial reporting, budgeting, risk management, audit, financial performance and analysis, treasury, tax, human resources, information systems and insurance.

Before becoming Boulder’s CFO, Casey was the Controller of DeeThree Exploration Ltd, beginning in 2011. She began her accounting career in Edmonton in 2005 with global professional services firm PricewaterhouseCoopers, moving to Calgary in 2008 and spending six years in public practice with various oil and natural gas producing clients. Casey holds a B.Comm. from the University of Alberta and a Masters of Professional Accounting (MPAcc) degree from the University of Saskatchewan, receiving her Chartered Accountant (CA) designation in 2008.

Trevor Murray
Executive Vice President

Trevor is responsible for land negotiations, acquisitions, divestments and strategic planning initiatives. He is a key member of the Boulder team in the development of corporate strategy, generating deals and partner relationships. Trevor directs and manages surface, landowner, environmental planning, native consultation and legal issues.

A member of the Canadian Association of Petroleum Landmen, Trevor has 15 years of experience in land administration, contracts and negotiation. Prior to becoming Boulder’s Executive Vice President, he was Vice President, Land, with DeeThree Exploration Ltd. and before that held various senior positions with Cyries Energy Inc., PrimeWest Energy Trust, Calpine Canada and Encal Energy Ltd. Trevor holds a B.Comm. in Petroleum Land Management from the University of Calgary.

Board of Directors

Martin Cheyne
Chief Executive Officer, Boulder Energy Ltd.

Marty is Boulder's founding CEO. Previously he co-founded DeeThree Exploration Ltd. and led the company through its growth from negligible production into the intermediate producer class. Marty brings more than 30 years of energy industry experience to Boulder, having founded and led several companies prior to DeeThree, including Dual Exploration Inc. and Devlan Exploration Inc., both of which were acquired by Cyries Exploration Inc. Marty has also served on numerous energy companies' Boards of Directors.