Dale Schultz

VP of Resource Development and Director

Mr. Schultz has served as the Company’s Vice President of Resource Development since October 20, 2021 and as a member of the Board since May 2018. Mr. Schultz served as the Company’s Chief Operating Officer and Secretary from December 2019 to October 20, 2021. In 2019, Mr. Schultz also managed the exploration program on the Estelle project in Alaska for Nova Minerals Limited. From 2018 through 2019, he completed field mapping and sampling of the Temagami green stone belt for Temagami BLUE Inc. and Progenitor Metals Corp. Between 2017 and 2018, Mr. Schultz managed a 4000m diamond drill campaign on the lithium property now owned by the Company, for the previous operator, Nova Minerals Limited. From 2016 to 2017, while working for Cobalt Power, he logged core in the Northern Ontario Cobalt Mining Camp. Mr. Schultz has 30 years of exploration and mining experience through roles at Echo Bay Lupin Mine in the summer of 1986 and 1987, Claude Resources Seabee Mine from March of 1992 to April 1995, Battle Mountain’s Hemlo Camp and Kori Kollo Mine from May of 1995 to April of 2000, and TVX New Britannia Mine, in Snow Lake, Manitoba, from December of 2002 to January 2004. Mr. Schultz has also provided geological consulting services in South and Central America and Asia, and is currently the Principle Geologist with DJS Consulting. He is a graduate of the University of Saskatchewan with a B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Geological Sciences and is a member of the Engineers and Geoscientists of Manitoba.

Nachum Labkowski

Independent Director

Mr. Labkowski has served as a member of the Board since November 2018. He was previously Chair of the Company’s Audit Committee and the Company’s Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer and principal investor in Halevi Enterprises, a private equity firm which Mr. Labkowski founded in 2010 that holds equity in more than 30 private companies and invests in real estate worldwide. Mr. Labkowski’s unique approach to investing has provided significant returns from those companies he has invested in to date.

Brian Imrie

Independent Director

Mr. Imrie is a retired investment banker with over 30 years of experience, primarily with global firms, providing advice and raising capital for companies in multiple industries. He was with Morgan Stanley in New York and Toronto from 1983-1997, Credit Suisse First Boston from 1997-2001, ran Mergers & Acquisitions for National Bank Financial from 2001-2008 and built and ran a global M&A business for KPMG Corporate Finance from 2009-2012. He was previously the Chairman/owner of Debro Inc., a chemical distribution company and serves on several other public and private boards. He received his MBA from Harvard University in 1987 and his BA in Economics from the University of Toronto in 1983.

Peretz Schapiro

Independent Director

Mr Schapiro holds a Masters degree in Applied Finance and has been a global investor for more than a decade, with a particular focus in the resources sector. He understands the fundamental parameters, strategic drivers, market requirements and what it takes for a high growth business.

Mr Schapiro has a diverse professional background, with deep experience in resource exploration, corporate finance, management consulting, marketing and fundraising. Mr Schapiro is also the founder and Executive Chairman of Loyal Lithium (ASX:LLI) and Chairman of Summit Minerals (ASX:SUM). Peretz has also previously held directorship roles at Asra Minerals Limited (ASX:ASR) and Okapi Resources (ASX:OKR).

Shlomo Kievman

Independent Director

Mr. Kievman is an experienced director bringing his extensive experience as a leader in the procurement of ideas and concepts which exemplify American innovation. Mr. Kievman, who has managed and founded several ventures and businesses over the past two decades, has an in-depth understanding and operational capacity for planning and analysis, business plan development, forecasting, financial analysis, and capital commitment planning, as well as competitive analysis and bench marking, providing the tools required to succeed. His work in public and private sectors in the USA and abroad has included business development, financial modeling, action planning, and conceptual design. Mr. Kievman graduated university with honors with a BA in Liberal Arts. He is the principal of Crown Equities, an investment firm transforming the global resources sector, leading several global organizations.

Kathleen Skerrett

Independent Director

Ms. Skerrett is the Chair of the Securities Group at Gardiner Roberts LLP, specializing in advising clients on forming, financing, maintaining and reorganizing public companies. Ms. Skerrett was called to the Bar in Ontario in 1996 after earning a Bachelor of Laws from the University in Toronto in 1994. She also earned a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Trinity College, University of Toronto in 1991 and has completed the Canadian Securities Course. Ms. Skerrett advises clients on all aspects of compliance with corporate and securities laws, including structuring of financing transactions, mergers and acquisition, corporate governance and continuous disclosure reporting. Ms. Skerrett has a broad breadth of industry experience including advising clients in the manufacturing, technology, financial and health and wellness sectors. In particular, she has developed a strong practice in the resource sector with expertise in both structuring mining related contracts and advising on additional public company compliance matters for this sector. Ms. Skerrett also provides advice on a variety of corporate matters to private entities. Ms. Skerrett has acted as a director and/or officer of a number of public companies listed on all of the Canadian stock exchanges and is currently on the board of directors of the Canada’s National Ballet School Foundation.