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Image of Treaty Creek’s
West Nunutak in the foreground and
Seabridge Gold’s KSM-Iron Cap in the background

Advisory Board

The company has formed an advisory board composed of individuals having valuable experience and expertise in business and in the mineral exploration and mining industries.


Mr. Burton co-founded American Creek Resources Ltd. in 2004 and has served as a Director as well as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation. Mr. Burton obtained an LLB from Queen’s University in 1992. He practiced law in Lethbridge and Calgary, Alberta from 1992 through 2003, focusing on business and real estate law. He is the past Chairman of the Lethbridge Bar Association Real Estate Committee, a former Director of the Lethbridge and District Economic Development Board, served on the Stirling, Alberta Municipal Council, and served on the Board of Directors of George Wythe College. Mr. Burton is currently involved in real estate and land development.


Mr. Mitchell has been employed in the minerals industry for over 40 years, holding positions in corporate finance and administration, marketing of base and precious metals concentrates, environmental permitting and senior executive management with mining companies in Canada and the United States. 

Since July 2003 he has owned and operated a business consultant firm that provides financial and administrative support services to mineral exploration companies. He has served as Senior Vice President with Viceroy Resource Corporation, Executive Vice President and CFO of Orvana Minerals Corp., Executive Vice President and CFO of Constellation Copper Corporation, and currently serves as CFO of Diamondex Resources Ltd, GeoBiotics LLC, and Triex Minerals Corporation.

Mr. Mitchell is a director of First Point Minerals Corp, Endurance Gold Corporation, and Skyline Gold Corporation. He was educated at the University of British Columbia, where he earned B. Sc. (Hon. Chemistry), M. Sc. (Metallurgy) and M.B.A. (Finance) degrees. Mr. Mitchell is a registered Professional Engineer in British Columbia.