Mr. James L. Freer is an Independent Director of Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc. Mr. Freer retired in June 2008 from Ernst Young LLP one of the largest global audit and accounting firms after serving as a Certified Public Accountant in various positions for 38 years during which time he was the lead audit partner for another publiclytraded mining company. At Ernst Young Mr. Freer was Managing Partner of the Pacific Southwest Area from 1995 to 2000 and the Northwest Area from 1991 to 1995. From 2000 until his retirement Mr. Freer was a member of the Ernst Young Americas Executive Board in New York which is responsible for governance and strategy and a member of the Americas Operations Committee. He also served as Americas ViceChair with lead responsibility for all aspects of the firm over 35 000 employees including compensation technical and other training policies culture retention and development
Age: 67 Director Since 2008
Freer holds a BS in Business Administration from Central Washington University.