Enterra Energy Trust Elects John Brussa to Board

Enterra Energy Trust has announced the election of John Brussa to its board of directors at the Annual General Meeting held on May 15, 2009. Don Klapko, President and CEO commented, "John is going to be a tremendous asset to our board. His extensive board experience, legal and tax background, and broad knowledge of the oil and gas business, particularly in Canada, will be valuable to Enterra as we go forward."

Mr. Brussa has been a senior partner in the Calgary-based energy law firm of Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP since 1987, specializing in the area of taxation. He is the director of a number of Calgary-based energy and energy related trusts and companies. Mr. Brussa is also a Director or Trustee of a number of charitable or non-profit organizations, as well as formerly serving as a Governor of the Canadian Tax Foundation.

All other directors nominated for the board slate were re-elected at the Annual General Meeting. They include Peter Carpenter (chairman), Michael Doyle, Vick Dusik, Roger Giovanetto and Don Klapko.