BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Stanley Spavold FCA | Chairman
Mr. Spavold has been Chairman since 2015. He is Executive Vice President and a Director of CFFI Ventures Inc., Vice Chairman, Cognition Financial Services and a Director of Clearwater Seafoods Limited. Previously he was Vice President of Finance and Taxation at McCain Foods Limited and a Senior Tax Manager at KPMG. Mr. Spavold has served as a Governor of Dalhousie University, Chairman of The Cobequid Hospital Foundation and a Governor of the Tax Foundation of Canada. He holds a B.Com. from Dalhousie University and an FCA designation.
Robert Sobey ICD.D
Mr. Sobey has been a Director since 2016. He is a Director of Sobeys Inc., Empire Company Limited and SeaFort Capital Inc. Previously he was President and CEO of Lawton’s Drug Store and a senior executive with Sobeys Atlantic and Sobeys Inc. Mr. Sobey is Chairman of the Sobey Art Foundation and a Trustee of the Tate Canada Foundation. Previously he was a Trustee of Queen’s University. He holds a BA from Queen’s University, an MBA from Babson College and an ICD.D designation.
Darren Koningen P.Eng.
Mr. Koningen has been a Director since 2016. He is President, CEO and a Director of Minera Alamos Inc. Previously he was President and CEO of NWM Mining Corp., VP Project Development at GoWest Gold Ltd., VP Operations and VP Engineering at Castle Gold Corp and a Senior Process Engineer (mining and metallurgy) with Kvaerner Engineering. Mr. Koningen holds a Bachelor of Applied Science, Mineral Process Engineering from Queen’s University.
Donald Christie CPA
Mr. Christie has been CEO and a Director since 2014. He is Chief Financial Officer and a Director of Nevada Zinc Corporation, a Director of Northern Graphite Corporation and a Director of Rockcliff Copper Corporation. Previously he was an officer and/or a Director of Calvista Gold Corporation, Continental Gold Limited and San Anton Resource Corporation. Mr. Christie was also a senior investment banker at TD Securities and Newcourt Capital Group Inc. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’s University and a Chartered Professional Accountant designation.
Bruce Durham P. Geo
Mr. Durham has been COO and a Director since 2014. He is President, CEO and a Director of Nevada Zinc Corporation, a Director of Rockcliff Copper Corporation and a Director of Minera Alamos Inc. Previously he was President of Canadian Royalties Inc., a Director of Temex Resources Corp. and Vice President of Exploration at Golden Valley Mines Ltd. Mr. Durham holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Western University and is a Professional Geologist