Gregory E. McKelvey has more than forty years of international experience with expanding responsibilities for significant mining companies including Kennecott, Cominco, Homestake and Phelps Dodge. He acts as an Adjunct Faculty member at the University of Arizona in their International Center for Mining Health, Safety and Environment. He also worked for the US Geological Society in Latin America. Mr. McKelvey has successfully led innovative exploration efforts, resulting in the discovery and identification of several major ore deposits in Latin America, Africa and Europe. Previously, he acted as the Managing Partner of Global Mine Discovery Partnership LLC, and has been a geologic consultant for Quadra Mining, Newmont Gold, Gerald Minerals and Phelps Dodge Exploration Corporation. He is the former President and CEO of Animas Resources Ltd. and served on the boards of GWR Resources, Avrupa Resources, Simsa Mining Ltd. and Ojos del Salado. He currently serves as a director of Redhawk Resources Inc. He obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Geology from the University of Montana and a Masters in Geology from Franklin & Marshall College.