Management and Board of Directors
Darren R. Blaney
President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
Mr. Blaney co-founded American Creek Resources Ltd. in 2004 and is the President, Chief Executive Officer and a Director of the Corporation. Mr. Blaney served as the Corporation’s Chief Operating Officer for 10 years prior to being appointed to his current position. He has 20 years of varied business and investment experience which includes mineral exploration investment, real estate investment, marketing and sales, environmental consulting to both government and non-government organizations, business consulting, and executive corporate management.
Robert N. Edwards, CPA, CGA
Chief Financial Officer, Director
Mr. Edwards is the Chief Financial Officer and a Director of the Corporation. He has been employed in the public accounting field for the last 15 years, holding positions in international and local firms in the areas of business consulting, assurance, and tax. He has also owned businesses operating in land development, health care and logistics, and retail sales and is currently a partner in a private accounting firm. Mr. Edwards obtained a Bachelor of Management degree from the University of Lethbridge and is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta.
Mr. Pownall serves as a Director of the Corporation. He has been involved in the mineral exploration industry for nearly 30 years, starting at an early age working with family on mining projects in the Yukon and in British Columbia. Mr. Pownall has worked as a diamond driller on numerous mineral projects in Canada and the United States ranging from grassroots exploration to full production mining. He is currently the owner of More Core Diamond Drilling Ltd., a company based in Stewart, British Columbia. The company was founded in 2006, and provides diamond core drilling and geotechnical drilling services to mineral and liquid natural gas companies throughout Canada and the United States. Mr. Pownall previously served as a Director of the Association for Mineral Exploration British Columbia (AME BC).
Dennis Edwards, CPA, CA
Mr. Edwards serves as a Director of the Corporation. Mr. Edwards attended Lethbridge Community College and the University of Lethbridge where he earned his BA in Agricultural Economics. He attended the Chartered Accountant School of Business where he earned his Chartered Accountant designation and has been employed in the accounting field for over 10 years. He is currently a partner in a private accounting firm. Mr. Edwards is a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Alberta.