Our Team

Lee Ann Wolfin

President

Ms. Wolfin is a non-practicing lawyer in both California and British Columbia. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of British Columbia and a Juris Doctor from Southwestern University of Law, California, 1984.


David Wolfin

Director

Mr. Wolfin brings 23 years’ experience in mining and finance to the company. He learned the business from the ground up, starting as a geologist’s assistant in Nevada, a metallurgist’s assistant at the Avino mine in Mexico and later in a number of mining and exploration-related capacities. In the late 1980s, Mr. Wolfin worked on the floor of the Vancouver Stock Exchange and also for several brokerage houses, gaining a solid foundation in the finance side of the industry. Since 1990, Mr. Wolfin has worked for the Resource Group of companies, including Avino Silver & Gold Mines Ltd. (President & Director), Bralorne Gold Mines Ltd. (Vice-President Finance & Director), Coral Gold Resources Ltd. (President & Director), Levon Resources Ltd. (Director), Berkley Resources Inc. (Director), Mill Bay Ventures Inc. (Director), Cresval Capital Corp. (Director) and Gray Rock Resources Ltd. (Director). In his various roles with these firms, he has helped raise over C$50 million.


Bruno Barde, MSc, BSc, PGeo

Director

Provides Cresval with extensive mineral exploration experience, both domestic and international. Has managed large mineral exploration programs in North America, South America and Europe. Previously held senior positions with Placer Dome Inc. and, more recently, served as Regional Chief Geologist for Alamos Gold Corp.


Dr. Anthony Taylor, Bsc, PhD, CPG

Director

Dr. Taylor received an honours degree in geology from Durham University in 1964 and subsequently completed a PhD in Geology from the University of Manchester between 1972 and 1974. He has held various exploration geology and management positions with major mining companies including Cominco, Selection Trust, BP Minerals, RTZ, and Gencor until 1994. He was directly involved on the ground, or in a management role, in a number of mineral discoveries, some of which became successful producing mines. They include nickel in Australia, platinum group metals and copper-zinc in South Africa and gold in the USA.

On the entrepreneurial side, Dr. Taylor founded Millennium Mining Corporation, a private Nevada minerals exploration company which became Gold Summit Corporation. He served as President, CEO and Director of Gold Summit Corporation, a TSXV listed company, from October 2003 until the merger that formed Crown Gold Corporation Minerals thereafter serving as Executive Chairman until 2011. In 2012 he helped instigate the founding of Selex Resources, a private Ontario Corporation where he is currently President, CEO and a Director.

Dr. Taylor recently retired as an Independent Director of Hecla Mining Company, listed on the NYSE since 2002. He was also the Chairman of Hecla’s Corporate Governance Committee and a member of Hecla’s Compensation and Health, Safety, Environmental and Technical Committees.