Mark L. Stephen

Vice-President, Operations

Bellatrix Exploration Ltd.

Mr. Stephen is Vice President, Operations and is a Professional Engineer with over 30 years of industry experience.  He joined Bellatrix in June 2011 as the Manager of Drilling and Completions working up to the Director of Drilling and Completions in 2013.  Prior to joining Bellatrix, Mr. Stephen was the Vice President of Operations at Orleans Energy Ltd.  He has held various positions of responsibility with Altana, EnCana, and Birchcliff Energy Ltd.

Mr. Stephen earned a BSc of Petroleum Engineering from the Montana College of Mineral Science and Technology.  He is a registered member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta and a member of the Society of Petroleum Engineers.