Board chairman of Quicksilver Resources to retire
FORT WORTH -- Quicksilver Resources today announced that Thomas F. (Toby) Darden has retired as chairman of the board of directors and from his officer position on May 15, 2013, following the company' s annual meeting of shareholders.
Darden will remain on the board as a director and chairman emeritus. He will continue as an employee of the company through the end of the year, focusing on strategic transactions, including the pursuit of a joint venture in the Horn River Basin in British Columbia. He will retire from Quicksilver on December 31, 2013, but will continue to advise the company on the Horn River Basin development and other projects.
W. Yandell Rogers, III was elected as chairman on May 15, 2013, at a meeting of the board of directors. Rogers has served as an independent director on Quicksilver' s board since March 1999.