Donald Le Roy Stiles – Owner and President
Mr. Stiles has an extensive background in the mining industry, dating from the early 1960’s, providing mine methods, rock mechanics, underground and open pit mine design, exploration and development consulting and management services to major mining companies. He has provided consulting services to major South American mining companies since the late 1970’s that includes twenty years of consulting to Codelco’s Chile divisions – Chuquicamata , Andina, El teniente and El Salvador.
Edward E. Gates, M.S., P.Geo. – Chief Geologist
Mr. Gates is a licensed geologist by the State of Washington (#2253) and is certified as a Professional Geologist by the AIPG (#10902). He has been a Fellow with the Society of Economic Geologists since 1990 and has worked in all phases of gold and base metal exploration, development and production for 30 years. He has discovered and brought into published resources 1.2 million ounces of gold, as well as managed exploration and delineation drilling on many other projects. He has worked in the U. S., Canada, Mexico, Peru, India, China and Mongolia. He began work on the Yura Gold Project in 2011.