Wade Hodges, M.Sc.
CEO and Director
Mr. Hodges has over 30 years experience in field exploration, including 13 years as Exploration Geologist and Sr. Exploration Manager of Santa Fe Pacific Gold Corporation prior to its $2.5B merger with Newmont Mining Corporation. Mr. Hodges has had extensive involvement in the initial discovery and pre-mine development of nine gold mines in the western United States, totaling over 30 million ounces of gold.
Ken Tullar, B.Sc.
Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Tullar has over 25 years of exploration experience, including 20 years dedicated to gold exploration in Nevada. He has been involved in the discovery and development of five gold mines with resources totaling in excess of 7 million ounces of gold. His resume includes 8 years with major mining companies such as Nerco Minerals, Echo Bay Exploration and LAC Minerals.
James Buskard, MBA
Mr. Buskard has over 15 years of experience in generative exploration, applied hydrogeochemistry, and environmental science, and has worked on projects throughout North America, including pit-lake and surface-water hydrogeochemistry programs at the Ekati diamond mine. Mr. Buskard joined Nevada Exploration Inc. in 2004 and was a key member of the team responsible for completing the first systematic hydrogeochemistry survey of Nevada specifically for gold exploration. Mr. Buskard holds a Bachelor of Environmental Studies from the University of Waterloo and a MBA from Simon Fraser University.
Cyrus Driver, CA
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Driver is a Vancouver based chartered accountant and was founding partner in the firm of Driver Anderson since its inception in 1981, which later merged with Davidson and Company LLP in 2002. While providing general public accounting services to a wide range of clients, Mr. Driver specializes in servicing TSX Venture Exchange listed companies and members of the brokerage community. His wide knowledge of the securities industry and its rules enable him to give valuable advice to clients within the industry with respect to finance, taxation and other accounting related matters. Mr. Driver currently serves as director and/or Chief Financial Officer of several TSX Venture Exchange companies.