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Gary Schellenberg

CEO, Director

Gary has been a director and officer of numerous publicly traded companies and brings over 30 years of industry experience. He serves as Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Origen, Chairman, CEO and Directors of Troubadour Resources Inc. (TSX.V:TR) and President of Coast Mountain Geological Ltd. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from the University of British Columbia.

Past industry roles include Director of Kodiak Copper Corp., CEO and Director of Explorex Resources Inc., CEO and Director of International Lithium Corp., CEO and Director of TNR Gold Corp., and a founding Director of Winspear Resources Ltd. that went on to discover the Snap Lake diamond mine operated by DeBeers from 2008 to 2015.

Blake Morgan

President, Director

Blake has 15 years’ experience in the mining industry including 10 years dedicated to the mining and natural resource sector in Australia with Rio Tinto, BMA Metals (subsidiary of BHP) and Santos Ltd.  Gaining first-hand knowledge, culture, and an understanding of mining operations he then made the move from Australia to Canada and has been instrumental in consolidating significant exploration land packages and financing their development for private resource exploration companies in British Columbia.

Michael Collins, P.Geo.


Mr. Collins has an exceptional skill set in project development and analysis which is supported by a wide industry network. Through his work as a geologist and running a mining engineering office in Vancouver, he has developed an understanding of numerous mineral camps and deposit types around the world. His experience steps beyond mineral deposits with a breadth of expertise in the feasibility process and the pitfalls of project construction and optimization. With over 14 years as an officer and director of public companies, Michael understands the intricacies of building corporate structure, marketing and value accretion. Michael graduated with a BSc. Honours from Dalhousie University in 1996 and is an accredited P.Geo. with EGBC.

Mike Sieb


Mike has been a director and officer of numerous publicly-traded companies and his expertise extends across multiple commodities and jurisdictions. His accomplishments include steering a company through a $20 million acquisition resulting in a $200 million market capitalization in two years; sourced a strategic partnership with a large global lithium product manufacturer; permitted a potash project by the US BLM (only one of 2 permitted in the last 40 years) and while he was President of TSXV listed company, it was named to the TSX50 “Top 10 Mining Companies” for 2 consecutive years. Mr. Sieb holds an MBA and a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology.

Geoff Schellenberg


Mr. Schellenberg has over 10 years of experience in the mineral exploration industry.  He is currently the president and a director of Troubadour Resources Inc. (TSX.V:TR), and a managing director of Coast Mountain Geological Ltd. where he provides oversight and management on exploration and development projects for a variety of clients ranging from junior exploration to large international mining companies.  Mr. Schellenberg holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia.

Jim Mustard, P.Eng.


Mr. Mustard is a seasoned capital markets and mining professional, bringing over 20 years of expertise in business and project development to the Company.  He was most recently VP of Investment Banking at PI Financial.  Prior to that he was the President of Canada Zinc Metals and before that was VP and Senior Mining Analyst at Haywood Securities for 11 years.  He has also worked for Barrick Gold, Eldorado Gold, Amax of Canada, Canada Tungsten Mining. Government of Canada and Cyprus Anvil. Through his various tenures, he has reviewed hundreds of projects and companies and has accumulated extensive experience in exploration and development in North and South America.  In addition to a strong technical background, he has developed a considerable capital market and investment network.  Mr. Mustard is a registered Professional Engineer with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC.

Elizabeth Richards, CPA, CA


Mrs. Richards is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CA) with 15 years’ experience in the resource sector.  She gained extensive experience while working at a Canadian audit firm providing financial reporting and accounting assurance services to publicly traded companies, primarily in the resource sector. Mrs. Richards has also worked as the CFO of listed companies, and specializes in reverse takeovers, merger/acquisition transactions, asset acquisitions, and business combinations.

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