Brent Murphy wins Industry Award for KSM Sustainable Development Program
Seabridge Gold announced on 7th December that its Environmental Team won the 2017 Robert R. Hedley Award presented annually by the Association for Mineral Exploration in BC to a member company for significant contributions or advances in environmental management and/or social responsibility.
The award specifically recognizes the contributions of Seabridge’s Brent Murphy, Vice President of Environmental Affairs, and Elizabeth Miller, Manager of Environmental Affairs, who are leading the Company’s sustainable development program for its KSM Project. The program has pioneered community engagement, local development and environmental initiatives which were instrumental in obtaining approval of the project’s Environmental Assessment and have been widely recognized by representatives of the industry and the BC government.
Brent Murphy completed his Masters degree at Acadia in 1989 on mafic rocks in northern New Brunswick, and is now Vice President, Environmental Affairs at Seabridge Gold. He has presented seminars on his work in British Columbia to both the Geology and Environmental Science classes at Acadia.