|Bruce Youngman, B.Sc.|
Mr. Youngman has over 30 years of experience in the minerals industry. From 2008 to 2010, he was president and chief operating officer of Canplats Resources, during which time the four-million-ounce Camino Rojo deposit in Mexico was outlined and the company was acquired by Goldcorp for $300-million. He was previously vice-president and director of Northern Dynasty Minerals Ltd. from 2001 to 2004, and was its president and director from 1994 to 2001. He was also closely involved in the acquisition and expansion of the Pebble gold-copper-porphyry project in Alaska. Mr. Youngman graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in geology from the University of British Columbia. He is currently the Chairman and Director of Strategic Metals Ltd. and Silver Range Resources Ltd, and a director of Rockhaven Resources Ltd.