Martin Walter (MBA, B.Sc. (Geology)): President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Walter brings more than 20 years of operational and international mineral and mine development experience to the Company. He has worked on numerous precious metals projects worldwide as a consulting geologist and has held a number of executive level positions, including at Aquiline Resources Inc., where he served as Executive Vice President and Director. He is co-founder and former director of Crown Point Ventures Ltd., and instrumental in building the assets of the company and the production team in Argentina. Mr. Walter holds a degree in geology from Ballarat University, Australia as well as an MBA from the University of Toronto.
Dennis Gibson (C.G.A.): Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Gibson holds a Bachelor of Commerce from Concordia University. He is a Certified General Accountant and has held various senior financial positions for the past thirty years. In addition to his CFO role at Treasury Metals Inc., he is the Chief Financial Officer for Laramide Resources Ltd., listed on the TSX and focused on the exploration and development of uranium in the United States and Australia. He is also the Chief Financial Officer of Javelina Resources Ltd., listed on the TSX-V. Mr. Gibson served as CFO for Aquiline Resources Inc. from April 2006 to December 2009, until its sale to Pan American Silver Corp., and previously from 1996 to 2004 as Vice President, CFO and Corporate Secretary for Vector Intermediaries Inc.
Greg Ferron: Vice President Corporate Development
As VP Corporate Development, Mr. Ferron will focus on leveraging his years of business development and corporate finance experience in his role at Treasury Metals. Prior to joining, Mr. Ferron held various positions with increasingly greater responsibilities at the Toronto Stock Exchange and the TSX Venture Exchange for the past nine years, including as a member of the stock list committee. His last position at the Exchange was heading the global business development for the mining sector. Prior to that, Mr. Ferron was a Senior Account Manager and Financial Analyst at Scotiabank. Mr. Ferron holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Guelph. He is also the Vice President of Investor Relations and Corporate Development at Laramide Resources Ltd.
John Chulick (MBA, B.Sc. Geology): Head of Exploration
Mr. Chulick is an experienced mining exploration geologist with more than 35 years of experience, primarily with precious metal companies including senior level roles with Aquiline and Meridian Gold Inc. His previous management experience including directing surface and underground exploration at Meridian's El Penon mine in northern Chile and he was directly responsible for building Aquiline's Navidad project into one of the world's largest silver deposits. Mr. Chulick is a registered geologist in the State of California, U.S.A.
Norm Bush (B.Sc. Mech Eng): Vice President Goliath Gold Project
Mr. Bush is an engineer with more than 25 years in executive positions, primarily in the Forestry sector. He has led teams that completed major capital projects including extensive upgrades and additions to Domtar's world-class pulp mill located in Dryden. He is a former Vice President at Domtar LLC and Weyerhaeuser, and General Manager at MacMillan Bloedel Ltd. Mr. Bush is a graduate of Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario.
Mark Wheeler: Senior Mining Engineer
Mr. Wheeler, a Professional Mining Engineer, joins Treasury Metals from Teck Resources Limited's Quebrada Blanca open-pit mine where he held a number of roles with increasingly greater responsibility, most recently as projects engineer. His experience also covered large-scale gold projects including the Willams underground mine, located in Ontario, Canada, where he was underground production supervisor. Mr. Wheeler has a mining engineering degree from Queen's University in Canada.