Mr. Kahlert became a director of the Company in 2007. Since 1990, Mr. Kahlert has been the Vice President of Exploration and is a director of Commander Resources Ltd., a TSX-V listed exploration company focused primarily on gold and base metal exploration in Canada. Since 2002, he has been a director of Diamonds North Resources Ltd., a TSX-V listed diamond exploration company with properties in northern Canada. Prior to joining Commander Resources Ltd. in 1990, Mr. Kahlert served as Exploration Manager for Amoco Minerals and Superior Oil in Australia, Canada and the United States. Mr. Kahlert holds a B.Sc from the University of British Columbia and is a member of the British Columbia Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists.