Technical Team

Dr. Richard Jemielita – BSc (Hons.) & PhD Geology

Technical Advisor

Dr. Jemielita is an accomplished independent consulting economic geologist with over 35 years of experience in gold and base metals exploration and the mining industry. He has experience in many of the principle metal belts on the planet, but specializes in epithermal and orogenic gold deposits in throughout the Americas. Previous roles with Kinross Gold (Technical Director Global Exploration), Patagonia Gold (Exploration Manager) and the British Geologic Survey.

Dr. Russell Myers – BSc & PhD Geology, QP

Technical Advisor

Dr. Myers is an expert explorationist who has led teams to multi-million ounce discoveries in Alaska and Nevada. He has served in a variety of roles over the past 30 years in both academia (James Cook University) and industry (AngloGold, International Tower Hill, and Corvus Gold), with experience in Africa, Australia, and the Americas Strong technical background in all aspects of geology, geochemistry, and geophysics.

John Young – BSc Env. Science, QP

Technical Consultant

Mr. Young has 40 years of global experience in diverse areas of environmental, mineral exploration, mine development and mine reclamation. He has served in senior roles with Sante Fe Pacific, Barrick, and Kinross Gold managing regulatory permitting processes for exploration, mine development, reclamation, and closure projects in the Western US. Mr. Young possesses an unique ability to perform due diligence and weigh environmental and regulatory risk against exploration upside.

Dr. Greg Dering – PhD Geology

Senior Geologist

Greg is a structural geologist with experience in gold and geothermal exploration in the western US and Alaska since 2008. He is an expert in the growth of high-level vein systems and dynamics of magma Emplacement. Greg has previous roles with Barrick and the Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology. He holds a PhD from the Centre for Exploration Targeting at the University of Western Australia.