Michel F. Bouchard has been involved in the exploration, development and production aspects of the mining sector for over 30 years. Mr. Bouchard has been a director and senior officer of several public companies in the mining sector. He holds a BSc and MSc in Geology, as well as an MBA. He is credited with the co-discovery of the Bouchard-Hebert Mine in north western Quebec. He has held Senior Executive positions at Aiguebelle Resources Inc., Audrey Resources Inc., Lyon Lake Mines Ltd., SOQUEM, McWatters Mines Inc., Cadiscor Resources Inc., North American Palladium and most recently held the position of President and CEO of Clifton Star Resources Inc.