Board of Directors

Pat Glazier

Chairman of the Board

Mr Glazier has been involved in the mining and lumber industries for over 25 years. He has a wealth of experience in assisting publicly trading companies with their financial requirements. Mr. Glazier is also a director of Brazauro Resources.


Dr. Shane Ebert

Director, President and CEO

Dr. Ebert has 26 years of gold, copper, and base metal exploration experience in North America, South America, Australia, and Europe. Dr. Ebert was involved in the discovery of a large copper deposit in Mexico (Bahuerachi Deposit), a gold deposit in eastern Canada (Viking), and a Cu-Au porphyry on the Ootsa Property (West Seel).  He has extensive experience managing junior exploration companies and is a registered professional geoscientist with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia.


Randall Thompson

Director

Mr. Thompson has extensive mine operating and mine building expertise and was President and Chief Operating Officer at the Huckleberry Mine, located directly adjacent to Surge Copper's Ootsa Project. Mr. Thompson has supervised large development projects including the roughly $100 million expansion of the Huckleberry Mine and the $450 million construction of the Jabal Sayid Mine in Saudi Arabia for Equinox Minerals. More recently Mr. Thompson worked on optimizing operations for the Silvertip Mine in northern BC prior to the takeover of JDS Silver by Coeur Mining.


Jim Pettit

Director

Mr. Pettit has gathered more than 15 years of experience within the industry, actively specializing in compliance, corporate governance, finance and management. He has been a Director of Gold Reach since July 2003, and currently serves as a Director on the boards of six other junior resource companies.


Kinder Deo

Director

Mr Deo has over 35 years of experience in systems development and strategy and planning, including financial systems and audit control, Mr. Deo understands the strict regulations and compliance for business reporting and Governance. He has instructed a university transfer course in Systems Analysis at Douglas College, and holds a Bachelor of Technology Degree in Physics and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. He is currently retired. Mr Deo has been involved in the resource sector for over 15 years. 


Pat Bell

Director

Mr. Bell is a former British Columbia cabinet minister who served three terms in the BC Legislature and held a number of high profile positions with the Provincial Government, including Minister of State for Mining, Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Innovation, Minister of Forests and Range, and Minister of Agriculture. Over the years Mr. Bell has owned a variety of businesses in British Columbia ranging from logging and trucking to hospitality and the Provinces most northerly winery. Mr. Bell was formerly Executive Vice President of Conifex Timber Inc., and now remains focused on his Northern Lights Estate Winery in Prince George.


Terry Kuzma

Director

Mr. Kuzma has extensive experience in the forestry and mining industries in western Canada and has specialized in working with First Nation groups and resource companies to successfully negotiate agreements for the benefit of all parties. Mr. Kuzma is a registered professional forester that has served as a senior manager in the natural resource sector for over 25 years. He has been a Director and past President of West Chilcotin Forest Products Ltd., a Director with Cheslatta Forest Products Ltd. and served as Chairman of the Board and Director of Interex Forest Products Ltd. an international forest products marketing company. Mr. Kuzma also continues to serve as a Director on the New Relationship Trust Board.


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