Management and Board of Directors
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.
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.
Mr. Wood has a Bachelor of Management degree from Athabasca University and a Business Administration diploma from the Lethbridge Community College. He is a successful entrepreneur, mineral exploration investor, business owner and realtor specializing in residential, commercial and agricultural markets.
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.
J. Christopher Mitchell
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, the United States and Australia.
Since July 2003, Mr. Mitchell has owned and operated a business consulting firm that provides financial and administrative support services to mineral exploration companies. Currently, he is the Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary of FPX Nickel Corp. and a director of Endurance Gold Corporation.
Mr. Mitchell 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 (P. Eng. – Retired).