63 | Independent
Prince Albert, Saskatchewan Canada
Director since: 2009
Donald’s experience as a contractor in northern Saskatchewan and a leader in the Saskatchewan indigenous community provides a rich, valuable and unique perspective to Cameco’s board and his work on three of our board committees.
Key Skills and Experience
- Board / corporate governance
- Stakeholder relations / government / public policy
- Safety, health and environment / corporate responsibility
- Uranium / nuclear
As of April 5, 2019
Donald Deranger is an advisor to the Athabasca Basin Development Corporation and non-executive chair of the board of Points Athabasca Contracting Limited Partnership, a northern Saskatchewan indigenous contractor that does business with Cameco. He is also a governance advisor to Fond Du Lac, a Dené Nation located in the Athabasca Basin.
Donald is the past president of Learning Together, a non-profit indigenous organization that works to build relationships with the mining industry, and he continues to assist in an ex-officio capacity. He was the Athabasca vice chief of the Prince Albert Grand Council from 2003 to 2012. Donald serves as a director of the Sylvia Fedorchuk Centre for Nuclear Innovation since 2014. He also served as a director of the Tazi Twe Hydroelectric Project from 2014 to 2016.
An award-winning leader in the Saskatchewan indigenous community, Donald brings to the board a deep understanding of the culture and peoples of northern Saskatchewan where our richest assets are located.
Board and Committee Membership and Attendance
As of December 31, 2018
|2018 Voting Results||Board and Committee Membership||Regular||Special||Overall|
|99.4% for||Board of directors||8 of 8||3 of 3||100%|
|0.6% withheld||Nominating, corporate governance and risk*||3 of 3||100%|
|Reserves oversight||2 of 2||1 of 1||100%|
|Safety, health, and environment||3 of 3||3 of 3||100%|
* Donald joined the nominating, corporate governance and risk committee in May 2018.
Other Public Company Boards in the Past Five Years
As of December 31, 2018
|Year||Cameco Shares||DSUs||Total Shares
|Total Value of
Shares and DSUs
|Multiple of 2018
|Share Ownership Guidance Compliant1|
1. For evaluating compliance with Cameco’s share ownership guidelines, Donald’s shares and DSUs held at December 31, 2018 are valued at $1,126,981 and represent 5.6x the board member retainer of $200,000.