Management

DAN COLTON

President & CEO

Minnesota, USA

Seasoned mining professional with expertise in exploration, regulatory affairs, and permitting of natural resource projects

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30-years of experience as a practicing lawyer, including partnership at the international law firm Dorsey and Whitney LLP and General Counsel/V.P. of Regulatory Affairs at Twin Metals Minnesota LLC

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Member of the Board of Directors of the American Exploration and Mining Association

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B.Sc. in geology from St. Lawrence University, M.Sc. in geochemistry from Queen’s University, JD from William Mitchel College of Law in St. Paul Minnesota

JOHN GARTNER

VP, Exploration

Wisconsin, USA

An experienced licensed professional geologist with a proven ability to find mineable reserves and resources

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Strong geological background and a thorough understanding of ore deposit models and systems

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Specific expertise in base metal (including VMS deposits) and gold exploration in Archean-Paleozoic age terranes including in Michigan and Wisconsin

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Past experience includes senior geologist roles with US Copper Corporation and Barrick Gold as well as 5 years with Kennecott Minerals/Rio Tinto Zinc

DAVE CAREW

CFO & Corporate Secretary

Ontario, Canada

Experienced mining executive with a focus on investor relations, mineral project evaluation, M&A, and capital raising 

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Former VP of Corporate Development and Investor Relations for Aquila Resources

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Former VP Corporate Development and Investor Relations and Corporate Secretary for a TSX-V listed developer. Previously a mining industry-focused investment banker

JEFF LYNOTT

Exploration Manager

Wisconsin, USA

Professional geologist with more than 30 years of experience in mineral exploration, mine development, environmental site investigations and reclamation

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Responsible for the design, management and execution of geological investigations ranging from grass-roots mineral exploration to advanced mining projects across a career focused on projects in Wisconsin (including Reef), Minnesota, and Michigan

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B.S. in Geology at the University of Minnesota-Duluth; M.S. in Geology at Michigan Technological University

TED DEMATTIES

Advisor

Minnesota, USA

Seasoned professional geologist with over 40-years of experience in the planning, management, and execution of mineral exploration programs and property evaluations

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Published author on VMS deposits hosted by Precambrian and younger terranes.

Decades of experience in Wisconsin, including as field manager for a multimillion-dollar joint-venture VMS exploration program that led to the discovery of the Bend copper-gold deposit

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Graduate studies at Oregon State University and State University of New York;  B.S. and M.A. degrees in geology

AL CHRISTIANSON

Advisor

Wisconsin, USA

Champion of responsible mining in the State of Wisconsin

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Administrator of the City of Ladysmith from 1986 to 2020, responsible for management of general city operations

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Oversaw the development, operation, and successful reclamation of the Flambeau Mine on behalf of the City