Robert T. Boyd
Lead Independent Director
Mr. Boyd is a senior mining executive with 40 years of experience in exploration, executive-level management, corporate finance, and corporate governance. Mr. Boyd is currently President, CEO, and Director of Endurance Gold Corporation, and also serves on the Board of Condor Resources Inc. and the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada. Mr. Boyd formerly held the position of President, CEO and Director of Ashton Mining of Canada Inc. prior to its acquisition in 2007. Before joining Ashton, Mr. Boyd was a founding principal and major shareholder of a financial and strategic advisory firm to the mining and mineral exploration industry and was also formerly Vice President Exploration for Homestake Canada Limited. Mr. Boyd is a widely respected geologist and gemmologist. He is a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of B.C., the Society of Economic Geologists, and a Fellow of the Gemmological Associations of Great Britain and Canada.