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Rick Van Nieuwenhuyse

President, CEO & Director

Rick is President and Chief Executive Officer of Trilogy Metals and a director of NOVAGOLD and has more than 40 years of experience in the natural resource sector, including his role as Founder, President, and CEO of NOVAGOLD since 1997 and his role as Vice President of Exploration for Placer Dome Inc. from 1990 to 1997. In addition to his international exploration perspective, Rick brings years of working experience in and knowledge of Alaska to the Company. Rick has managed projects from grassroots discovery through to advanced feasibility studies, production and closure. Rick holds a Candidature degree in Science from the Université de Louvain, Belgium, and a Masters of Science degree in Geology from the University of Arizona. He received the Thayer Lindsley award in 2009 for his role in the Donlin Gold discovery and the Colin Spence award for his role in the discovery of the South Reef of the Bornite deposit in Alaska.


Elaine M. Sanders

CFO & Corporate Secretary

Elaine is Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary of Trilogy Metals and has more than 20 years of experience in audit, finance, and accounting with public and private companies. She has been involved with numerous financings and acquisitions, and has listed companies on both the TSX and AMEX. Elaine is responsible for all aspects of financial services, financial reporting, and corporate governance. She holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Alberta and is a Chartered Accountant.


Jennifer Harmer


Jennifer is the Controller of Trilogy Metals and brings more than 10 years of experience working with public companies in the mining industry. Prior to joining NovaCopper in 2011, she held several roles in public practice at PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP providing her with broad experience in U.S. GAAP, IFRS and securities compliance work. Jennifer holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia and is a Chartered Accountant.


Frank Gish

Exploration Business Manager

Frank is Exploration Business Manager for the Upper Kobuk Mineral Projects and brings more than 25 years of experience in mineral exploration. Throughout his career Frank has held a variety of roles on both the Technical and Project Management side. He was also involved with NovaGold for almost eight years and played an influential role on the Galore Creek project as well as the exploration team for NovaGold. Frank holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology.