Mr. David Cochrane is a California-based applied earth science, environmental, health and safety professional with over 30 years of consulting, management, executive, and operations experience in mining, engineering, environmental services and land development. Most recently, Mr. Cochrane served as VP of Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) for Sutter Gold Mining Inc., including obtaining and compliance with all required project approvals and permits at its flagship Lincoln Mine, located about 100 miles north of the Stratabound’s new Fremont Gold Project. Previous to that Mr. Cochrane was the Managing Associate responsible for Golder Associates, Inc, and served in several positions of progressive responsibility for Norcal Waste Systems, Inc (now Recology) including Vice President of Facilities, Development and Technical Services in California and the Western United States.
Mr. Cochrane’s specific focus will be providing guidance on permitting the Fremont Gold Project towards production approval.
Mr. Eric Moeller is also a California-based mining and exploration professional with over 40 years of international surface/underground mining, exploration, project and operational management experience. His past experience includes Chief Operating Officer for California Gold Mining Inc. and founder, board member, and President of Northern Gold Mining Inc. as well as other executive positions in many private companies. More recently he founded Nanoparticle Consultancy LLC in 2003 to provide superior technical and operational experience in mining and geology.
Most significantly, as the former Chief Operating Officer for California Gold Mining Inc., Mr. Moeller has extensive intimate knowledge of the Fremont Gold Project, providing oversight on past exploration, mine development and permitting.
Mr. Michael Gross has over 50 years of international experience in exploration, mine operations, mine management, corporate management, due diligence, greenfield start-ups and turnarounds. He has served in the positions of Chief Operating Officer for United Silver Corporation and Atlas Mining Corporation; as VP Operations for Royal Oak Mines, Exall Resources; and as VP Exploration for Northern Gold Mining, Freegold Ventures, and Nayarit Gold. In his early career Mr. Gross progressed from Mine Geologist for Hecla Mining Company to Manager, Metal Mining Division. Mr. Gross’s specific areas of expertise lie in mine development, permitting and construction, specializing in turnaround situations with a strong focus in US jurisdictions.
Mr. Arthur Hamilton has over 38 years of broad-based geological experience including mineral exploration, mine feasibility, start-up, production and management principally in the province of New Brunswick, Canada. His experience includes many years of exploration in increasing leadership roles with Brunswick Mining and Smelting culminating as the Chief Mine Geologist for Noranda Inc. Heath Steele Division, Regional Exploration Manager for Blue Note Mining, and Director of Exploration for GeovenCap Inc. Mr. Hamilton’s area of expertise is focussed on the Company’s New Brunswick McIntyre Brook Gold and the Captain/CNE Copper-Cobalt-Gold projects.
Mr. Terrence Byberg has over 50 years of international and public company experience in mine management, production and operations. Mr. Byberg has previously served in the roles of President, CEO and Executive Vice President of Stratabound Minerals Corp., Founder and VP of Chieftain Metals, Inc., Founder, President and CEO of Silver Eagle Mines, Inc, President and COO of Philippine Gold; as General Manager for Exall Resources, TVX Gold and Royal Oak Mines Inc. Mr. Byberg progressively advanced his early career from miner, to shift boss, to Production Superintendent with the Dome Group before assuming his many years as a senior mining executive. Mr. Byberg has served as a Director of Stratabound since 2015.
Mr. R. M. (Mike) Robb is a Registered Professional Engineer in Arizona, Nevada, Maine and New Mexico with 46 years of international mining experience, with an extensive background in the areas of management, design, construction and operations. He was VP of Development for Silver Standard Resources, VP of Mina Magistral (Queenstake), and served as Director of Operations (Mexico) for Eldorado Gold. In addition to the US and Mexico, he has been responsible for operations in Panama, Columbia and Argentina. Mr. Robb is currently an international Independent Consulting Engineer. He is also a Member of the PE Exam Committee of the Society of Mining Engineers, a registered member of the SME, author of nine technical papers, and co-author of one patent and one reference book. Mr. Robb is a Retired Colonel USMC Reserve and a Vietnam War veteran. Mr. Robb has served as Director of Stratabound since 2015.