Directors and Officers
Position: Chairman, CEO & President
Terry King provides Goldstrike Resources with guidance and advice on all legal and corporate matters. Terry has more than 25 years’ experience in corporate finance and securities matters. He is former Chairman of the B.C. Chapter Securities and Natural Resources Subsection (mining, oil and gas) of the Canadian Bar Association. Terry is also a former principal of the Vancouver law firm Holmes and King, an association of law corporations.
Dr. Lawrence (Larry) Dick, Ph.D., P.Geo.
Dr. Larry Dick has over 35 years of mineral experience, and is an internationally recognized explorationist who has been credited with or played a key role in five major mineral discoveries in North and South America. He is very familiar with the Yukon, having spent more than ten years working throughout the Territory including the Carmacks gold camp and the Nisling Range, which both form part of what is now known as the White Gold District. He formerly held a variety of positions with Chevron Resources Company in the Americas including Exploration Manager, and led the exploration teams that discovered the Golden Bear deposit in British Columbia, and discovered and developed the Can Can gold-silver deposit in north-central Chile. He is a co-founder of General Minerals Corp. (now Sprott Resource Corp.) and has served for many years as its Executive Vice President and Independent Director, as well as directing its exploration activities. He also founded Copper 1 Inc., serving as its Chief Executive Officer and President, and subsequently co-founded and served as the President, CEO and Chairman of Evolving Gold Corp., before assuming his present role as Chief Geologist and Manager of Resources for Baron Global Financial Canada Ltd. He continues to serve on the Boards of a number of public companies, including Timmins Gold Corp., and is a Full and Fellow Councillor of the Geological Association of Canada Cordilleran Section, and a Full and Fellow Member of both the Society of Economic Geologists and the Geological Association of Canada. For his exploration successes in Chile, Dr. Dick was awarded the Chevron Chairman’s Award, and the “Mente et Malleo” award at the Chilean Geological Congress for the most successful exploration team in Chile.
Mr. Koch is the President and Chief Executive Officer of AccelRate Power Systems Inc.; he is formerly the President of Goldstrike Resources Ltd.; formerly CEO of Cellular Direct, a multi-unit chain serving major corporate clients.
John A. Kuehne, M. Mgmt., CA, CPA
John A. Kuehne, M. Mgmt., CA, CPA (Illinois), is a management consultant in the business of advising, assisting and investing in both startups and small public companies. Previously, John was Chief Financial Officer of Doman Industries Limited. He began his career in corporate finance and accounting, spending over 9 years with Deloitte in Edmonton and Chicago. Mr. Kuehne has been appointed as an additional independent director and a member of the Audit Committee.
Lucy Zhang, CGA, MBA
Position: Director and Chief Financial Officer
Ms. Lucy Zhang is a member of the Certified General Accountant Association of British Columbia. She has an Honours BA from Suzhou University, China, and an MBA (Honors) from Royal Roads University. Ms. Zhang’s recent experience has included controller positions in administration, accounting, and finance with publicly traded mining and exploration companies.
William S. Chornobay
Position: Chief Operating Officer
Bill is a business man with over 30 years experience in negotiations, identifying and acquiring undervalued assets, corporate finance, corporate development, team building, and managing exploration programs in the Americas. He has held Board and Senior Management positions, and has been instrumental in raising over $150 million dollars in the resource sector. Bill is a leader , team and company builder who has provided the overall corporate vision and building blocks that are required to grow successful companies. He has extensive experience in project generation, acquisition, and management of several successful exploration programs resulting in discovery.
Bill is a firm believer in the untapped resource potential of Canada and his practical approach , team spirit , vision and project management have a long proven track record of success. The history of a project generator: A Project Generators 30 Year History 1987 to 2017
Special Advisors and Consultants
Stefan Kruse, Ph.D., P. Geo. – Structural Geologist, Chief Consulting Geologist
Dr. Kruse is a structural geologist specializing in structural controls on mineralization, from prospect to belt scale. His PhD dissertation focused on polyphase deformation and tectonic evolution in the Canadian Cordillera. Based on this work he was awarded the Governor General’s Academic Gold Medal award and GAC Structure and Tectonics division Best PhD award. Additionally, Dr. Kruse is a former lecturer and current Honorary Research Associate at the University of New Brunswick. Dr. Kruse is a registered professional geologist with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of New Brunswick (APEGNB) and the Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Newfoundland and Labrador (PEGNL).
Trevor Bremner, M.Sc., P.Geo., Special Advisor
Trevor Bremner is a consulting geologist with a wide range of Canadian experience in petroleum, mineral exploration and government. In the mineral exploration industry he worked four years on nickel and Gold projects in NWT and Ontario, three summers for Aurora Geosciences on gold, lead-zinc, and nickel projects in NWT and Nunavut, and eight summers for Archer, Cathro and Associates on copper, lead-zinc, tungsten, and uranium exploration projects in the Yukon. He also served the Government of Canada for 15 years in a variety of roles, including two years as Yukon’s Chief Geologist, one year as Yukon’s Acting Director of Mineral Resources, and three years as Head of Mining Legislation in Ottawa, and was instrumental in setting up the Yukon Geology Program (precursor to the Yukon Geological Survey), and helped to devolve mineral resource administration to the Yukon Government.
Ian M. Adam, Special Advisor
Mr. Adam is a former partner of Ernst & Young, Chartered Accountants. He served as the principal engagement partner for clients in both public and private sectors, with particular expertise in high technology and natural resource based industries. Mr. Adam has over 40 years experience in public accounting.