President & CEO, Director
Executive with 25+ years of global professional experience, including 18 years in the mining industry. Held executive and advisory roles with Ivanhoe Mines, Rio Tinto, Peabody Energy and Duke Energy. Pancon President & CEO since 2017. Erdene Resource Development Director since 2015 and Chair of the Board since 2019. BA from UNC-Chapel Hill; MA from School for International Training; MA from Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy at Tufts University. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Mining geologist with 13 years of professional experience as consulting and project geologist in the US and Latin America, including on a large high-sulphidation epithermal gold project similar to Brewer. BS from University of Minnesota; MSc from Colorado School of Mines. Based in Rock Hill, South Carolina.
Geological engineer and executive with 40+ years of professional experience, including as Chair of the Board of Franco-Nevada (2020-present), President & CEO of Franco-Nevada (2007-2020), Director of Bank of Montreal (2018-present), and Director and former Chair (2017-2020) of World Gold Council. BASc from University of Toronto; MBA from McGill University. Based in Toronto, Ontario.
Mining geologist and executive who founded the company that discovered and developed the world class Tujuh Bukit gold-copper district in Indonesia, which has many similarities to Brewer. 50+ years of global exploration, development and executive leadership experience. Has served as independent director of multiple exploration and mining companies. BSc from Australian National University; PhD from University of Toronto. Based in Toronto, Ontario.
Mining geologist and executive with 40+ years of global experience in 40 countries in the discovery, development, extraction and financing of mining projects. 17 years with Newmont Exploration as Senior Geologist and Regional Manager, including work in the Carolina Slate Belt. From 2012-15 was Principal Mining Specialist with the World Bank’s International Finance Corporation. Since 2015 has been VP Technical Services for Sandstorm Gold. President and Owner of Yellowstone Geological Services. BS from University of Maine; MSc from Colorado School of Mines. Based in Bozeman, Montana.
Mining geologist who co-discovered the high-grade Buzzard gold project next to Brewer in 1997. 25+ years of exploration experience in the Brewer-Haile area and 45+ years total across North America. Co-discovered 6 gold deposits that became the Castle Mountain Gold Mine in California. BS from East Carolina University; MSc from East Carolina University; PhD from University of Georgia. Based in Evans, Georgia.
Mining geologist who discovered the Brewer oxide gold deposit in 1983. More than 10 years of exploration and project development experience in the Brewer-Haile area, and 40 years of global exploration and development experience. BS from James Madison University. Based in Denver, Colorado.
Administration & Data Manager
Senior manager and geologist with more than 20+ years of project data management and GIS/AutoCAD experience. 10+ years of professional experience leading project support teams for multiple companies and gold exploration programs in the Brewer-Haile area. BS from State University of New York at Brockport. Based in Pittsboro, North Carolina.
External Relations Manager
Senior consultant and corporate affairs professional with 20+ years of global professional experience in the minerals and mining industry. Manages Pancon’s investor relations, strategic marketing, digital media and external affairs. Based in Toronto, Ontario.
Mining geologist with 13 years of professional experience in the US, including 3 years as project geologist at the Haile Gold Mine near Brewer. BS from University of Minnesota-Duluth; MSc from Colorado School of Mines. Based in Rock Hill, South Carolina.
Exploration geologist with 5 years of professional experience in the US, including 3.5 years as exploration geologist at the Haile Gold Mine near Brewer. BS from Georgia Southern University. Based in Jefferson, South Carolina.
Chairman & Co-Founder
Mining geologist with 45+ years of global experience who discovered the world’s largest undeveloped uranium deposit. Former CEO of High River Gold; led multiple gold projects and mines in Canada, West Africa and Russia. Has served as independent director of multiple exploration and mining companies. Co-founder and director of Pancon. BSc from Acadia University. Based in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Executive and entrepreneur with 15+ years of global experience in textiles, international oil trading, and minerals exploration. Founder and owner of Carolina Mining Company, which controls 5,000+ acres of surface and mineral rights of North Carolina’s most prospective historic gold, silver and base metals mines. BS and BA from, and was a Park Scholar and Centennial Scholar at, North Carolina State University. Based in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Over 30 years of senior leadership experience in public and private companies.