Tom Lewis, President

Mr. Lewis has more than 35 years experience in the Oil and Gas and Mineral exploration industries. He has held various positions including Project Geologist, Project Manager, Senior Project Geologist, and Vice President Exploration. He also was an integral member of the development team that explored, and developed the Cortez Hills deposit in Crescent Valley Nevada.

In 1973 Mr. Lewis started his career in the Oil Fields, and worked in the Geophysical, and Drilling industries until 1981, when he became a Petroleum Landman for Westburne Petroleum & Minerals. While there he was responsible for the acquisition and disposition of interests and maintaining title to petroleum lands in various locales in the United States, and Western Canada.

In 1989 he started his own business as a consulting geologist and has worked in numerous locations over the past 20 years, including the United States, Mexico, Canada, Portugal, Chile, Africa, India and Honduras. Some of the positions he held include: working with Teck Cominco in 1996 evaluating and exploring precious metal deposits in Southern Mexico; Project Manager on the Farim Phosphate deposit for Champion Resources in Guinea Bissau, West Africa in 1998; Project Geologist in 2001 and 2002 for Crystal Graphite Corporation, Project Geologist on the Midway Gold project in Tonopah Nevada, followed by two years as Senior Geologist at the Cortez Joint Venture in Crescent Valley, Nevada.

By August 2005 he was named Vice President of Exploration in Portugal for St Elias Mines, working on the Jales project, and developing grass roots projects in Nevada. Following his experience in Portugal and Nevada he consulted to Selkirk Metals and New World Resource Corp. on projects in western Canada and Nevada. Most recently he consulted to Kinross Gold USA evaluating possible acquisitions.

Brian Goss, Director

Mr. Goss graduated from Wayne State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Geology in 2003, and apart from a short stint working for Kennecott Exploration during the early exploration stages of the Eagle Project in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, has been based in Northern Nevada since. On arrival in Nevada he worked as a staff geologist for Cameco Corporation, and its subsequent spin out company, Centerra Gold Inc., where he helped contribute to the expansion of the +1 million ounce REN gold deposit that was eventually taken over by Barrick Gold.

Mr. Goss has held several other project geologist positions prior to eventually founding Rangefront Geological in early 2008. Brian has built Rangefront into a premier geological services company that caters to a large spectrum of clients in the mining and minerals exploration industries. Since mid-2012 Mr. Goss has served as the President, Chief Executive & Financial Officers, Treasurer, & Director of Graphite Corp., a junior OTC exploration company exclusively focused on exploring for battery grade graphite deposits in the continental USA.

James Brown, Director

Mr. Brown is a mining engineer with more than 25 years’ experience in the coal mining and exploration industry in Australia and Indonesia, including 22 years at Australian based coal producer New Hope Corporation.  During this time he has held positions of increasing responsibility from front line mine planning and supervision, land acquisition, government approvals and mine and business development.  James is currently the Managing Director of Altura Mining Limited (ASX: AJM) an Australian listed company focused on coal, lithium and iron ore exploration.  Since his appointment as General Manager in 2008 and subsequently Managing Director of Altura in September 2010 Mr. Brown has overseen the growth of Altura from $10 million to $80 million in market capitalization via successful capital raises and acquisition of near term production projects such as Tabalong Coal (Indonesia), Altura Lithium (Western Australia) and Mt Webber Iron Ore (Western Australia).  James is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (MAICD).