A small, hard-working management team with experience in corporate management, mine management, project development, and exploration.
David G. Watkinson, B.Sc., P.Eng.
Position: President, Chief Executive Officer, Director – Emgold Mining Corporation and Subsidiaries
David Watkinson brings over 30 years of professional engineering experience in underground and open pit mine development, including mine permitting, engineering, feasibility, construction, and operations to Emgold. In addition, he has extensive experience in project management, having taken projects from grass roots start-up to successful operating status. Mr. Watkinson has been responsible for management of large capital projects and operations in Canada, the United States and the Philippines. He has held progressively senior positions with Placer Dome Inc., Kinross Gold Corporation, Thyssen Mining Construction and Vulcan Materials Company. Mr. Watkinson holds a B.Sc. in Applied Science, Mining Engineering, from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario (1985) and is a Registered Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario.
Position: Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Rosner has significant experience as a mining industry entrepreneur and executive. He currently serves as Director, President and CEO of Lucky Minerals, Director and CFO of Chimata Gold Corp, as well as holds Director and Executive positions on several Canadian and USA based public companies. Mr. Rosner has over 30 years of experience in the mining industry and acted as an officer and director of both Canadian and U.S. listed companies, providing senior management of reporting compliance, oversight and fiduciary capacities, and directing corporate activities. He also has significant experience in Initial Public Offerings, Mergers & Acquisitions, and reverse takeovers.
Position: Corporate Secretary
Lisa Maxwell brings over 20 years of business and entrepreneurial experience to her position as Corporate Secretary with Emgold. She is an active member of the Canadian Society of Corporate Secretaries (CSCS), and has been the Corporate Secretary for a number of technology and natural resources companies, both privately held and publicly traded on the TSX Venture Exchange.
Alain Moreau, BS, MS., P.Geo.
Position: Consulting Geologist (Canada)
Alain Moreau is a Professional Geologist and member of the Order of Quebec Geologists. He has 30 years of experience in exploration for minerals and metals and has worked exploring a variety of deposit types across North America and the world. Mr. Moreaus is Emgold’s Qualified Person as defined by National Instrument NI 43-101 for Emgold’s properties in Quebec..
Robert C. Pease, B.Sc., M.Sc., CPG.
Position: Consulting Geologist (U.S.)
Robert C. Pease is a Professional Geologist with a B.Sc. (1976) and M.Sc. (1979) in geology from University of Nevada, Reno. He has 40 years of diversified experience in mineral development and engineering geology in the mining and construction industries. He has managed exploration projects and his field geology work led to discoveries of lode and placer gold and bedded barite deposits in Nevada and California. He has an extensive background in Mother Lode and Basin-Range geology applied to gold deposits and industrial minerals; surface and underground geologic mapping; core and RC drilling and sampling in difficult ground conditions; engineering geology, and project reclamation. He is also experienced with geologic modeling using MineSight three-dimensional software. He was employed as Emgold’s Chief Geologist from 2004 to 2014 and is Emgold’s Qualified Person as defined by National Instrument NI 43-101 for Emgold’s properties in the U.S. He is a member of the American Institute of Professional Geologists.
Perry Grunnenberg, B.Sc., P.Geo.
Position: Consulting Geologist (Canada)
Perry Grunenberg is a Professional Geologist and member of the Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of B.C. He has 30 years of experience in exploration for metals and diamonds and has worked exploring a variety of deposit types across North America. Mr. Grunenberg is a graduate of the University of British Columbia and is Emgold’s Qualified Person as defined by National Instrument NI 43-101 for Emgold’s properties in B.C..