Former Chief Executive Officer
Jerry Grandey retired in June 2011 from his role as the chief executive officer of Cameco Corporation. During more than 30 years in the mining industry, Jerry acquired a broad range of experience, from practising lawyer specializing in resource and environmental law, to senior executive of several mining companies.
He currently serves on the boards of Canadian Oil Sands Limited, Sandspring Resources, Saskatoon YMCA and Junior Achievement Saskatchewan. He is a member of the Board of Governors of the Colorado School of Mines, on the Dean's Advisory Council at the Edwards School of Business and is past chair of the World Nuclear Association.
Jerry holds a degree in geophysical engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and a law degree from Northwestern University in Chicago. He also spent two years in the US military in the late 1960s.