David Christie

President, CEO, and Director

  • Professional Geologist with more than 30 years of experience in the resource sector
  • Former Vice President with Goodman & Company Investment Counsel and Vice President of Dundee Resources Inc.
  • Former President, CEO, and Director of Eagle Hill Exploration, mining equity research analyst at TD and Scotia Capital
  • Current Director of Osisko Mining Inc., eCobalt Solutions Inc., and Condor Precious Metals (private)

Tim Hollaar


  • +20 years of experience in mining industry finance positions
  • Served in senior finance and marketing positions with several nickel and precious metals companies

Alger St-Jean

VP Exploration

  • Professional Geologist with +20 years of experience in mineral exploration and development
  • Current VP Exploration of RNC Minerals and former Senior Geologist at Xstrata Nickel (formerly Falconbridge)

Michelle Sciortino

Senior Project Geologist

  • Professional Geologist with +10 years of experience in mineral exploration and development
  • Current Senior Project Geologist with RNC Minerals

Board of Directors

Mark Selby


  • Former President and CEO of RNC Minerals, with +20 years of experience in finance and corporate development at various companies, including Quadra Mining and Inco Limited
  • Former VP Business Planning & Market Research at Quadra Mining

John Leddy


  • Current VP, Business Development and General Counsel of RNC Minerals, with 20 years of experience as a business lawyer and in private equity specializing in M&A, capital raising / structuring and other strategic transactions
  • Former Partner in Business Law Group (M&A) at Osler

Mark Goodman


  • Former President of Dundee Corporation and Chairman of Dundee Sustainable Technologies
  • Previous CEO of Ryan Gold, Valdez Gold, Cogitore Resources, a base metal exploration company in Northern Quebec

Lawrence Smith


  • +25 years of experience in investment management, equity research, and banking
  • VP Portfolio Management and Research at CIBC Asset Management, Director of Equity Research at Scotia Capital and Blackmont Capital, and Project Manager – Corporate Development at Rio Algom Limited
  • CFA, MBA

Ben Pullinger


  • Professional Geologist with over 15 years of exploration and mining experience
  • Current Senior Vice President of Geology for Excellon Resources
  • Former Vice-President Exploration at Roxgold Inc.



  • Professional Engineer with over 25 years of operational experience
  • Current Chief Operating Officer of Alamos Gold Inc.
  • Former Chief Operating Officer of AuRico Gold