Show printable version of 'Management and Technical Team' item in a New Window

Management and Technical Team


Robert P. (Bob) Felder, B.S., M.S., CPG

President, CEO, Director and Founder
Bob has worked as an exploration geologist and in senior management for major and junior mining companies for the past 35 years. This experience has been largely in Nevada, where he has been directly involved in the discovery or resource development of five gold deposits, notably the Long Canyon deposit with Pittston Nevada Gold, New West Gold and Fronteer, and the Twin Creeks, Lone Tree, Trenton Canyon and Valmy deposits with Santa Fe Pacific Gold. For the past 20 years, Bob has served in corporate management and executive positions, where in addition to his technical and leadership roles in exploration, he has been involved in corporate financing activities, investor relations, and presenting technical and corporate information to the markets. Bob received a Bachelor's degree in Geology and Mineralogy in 1979 and a Master's degree in Geochemistry and Economic Geology in 1981, both from The Ohio State University.

Gregory T. Hill, B.A., M.S., CPG

Vice President, Exploration, Founder
Greg is an exploration geologist with 25 years experience with major and junior mining companies in Nevada, and internationally. This experience includes exploration, development, and expansion of resources at several major Nevada mines including Barrick's Goldstrike mine, the Twin Creeks and Lone Tree mines then operated by Santa Fe Pacific Gold, and the Rosebud mine. He has served in technical and executive roles ranging from mine site exploration and development to prospect generation, project management, financing, and corporate leadership. Greg has worked or consulted for many companies, notably, Harvest Gold, Cambior, Placer Dome, Santa Fe Pacific Gold, and Barrick. Greg is a past President and Director of the Geological Society of Nevada and an active member of the geologic community. Greg received a Bachelor's degree in Geology in 1991 from Western State College of Colorado and a Master's degree in Geology in 1994 from New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.

Len A. Schmidt, CMA

Chief Financial Officer
Len is a member of the Society of Management Accountants of Canada.
His career history comprises over 27 years of financial administration for
Mining Industry Corporations listed on the TSX-V, TSX and AMEX. This has
brought exposure to projects in Guatemala, Mexico, Chile, Costa Rica, US
and Canada in both Corporate and Operations roles. Len is currently CFO
for an additional two junior corporations. He recently served as CFO for
Alto Ventures Ltd. and Midnight Sun Capital Corp. both of which were TSX-V
listed Corporations. Len has held positions with Skye Resources Inc., Wheaton River Minerals Ltd., Gibraltar Mines Ltd., Canamax Resources Inc. and Giant Yellowknife Mines Ltd.