Management & Directors

Jamie Levy, President, Chief Executive Officer and Director Mr. Levy holds a B.A. in Economics from Concordia University, and has been involved in the financing and management of Canadian mining companies for 25 years. Prior to joining Darnley Bay in 2012, Mr. Levy was VP Trading at Pinetree Capital Management for over five years.

Kerry Knoll, Chairman and Director – Mr. Knoll has worked in the mining industry for 35 years, as a company founder and executive, and journalist. He co-founded several successful mining companies, including Blue Pearl Mining Ltd. (now Thompson Creek Metals Company Inc.), Glencairn Gold Corporation (now B2 Gold Corp.) and Wheaton River Minerals Ltd. (now Goldcorp Inc.).

John Key, Chief Operating Officer – Mining Engineer, 28 years with Cominco incl General Manager at Red Dog during major expansion and Polaris.

Halina McGregor, Chief Financial Officer – Chartered Accountant with extensive financial management experience, including former Chief Financial Officer of nickel miner Sherritt International, and gold producer Goldcorp Inc.

Patricia Mannard, Vice-President, Finance and Director – Ms. Mannard, B.A. (hons.), has worked in the junior resource sector for over 25 years gaining experience in corporate maintenance, accounting management and financial reporting. She is a founding officer of Darnley Bay Resources Limited and the longest standing director.

Tim Smith, Vice-President, Operations – Metallurgical Engineer with 38 years of experience, with senior management posts at Afton, Sullivan, Red Dog and Montana Tunnels.

Stan Clemmer, Chief Geologist – Geologist, with 38 years of experience managing projects for Cominco, Falconbridge, Rio Algom and Noranda, and recently Sabina.

Judy Dudley, Chief Consultant-Environmental – Biologist with 30 years of experience in water quality, water resources management, permitting and environmental analysis.


Parviz Farsangi – Mining Engineer with deep Canadian and international experience, including CEO of Canadian Royalties, Scorpion Mining, and COO of Vale Inco, and GM of Falconbridge’s Sudbury unit.

Brian Jennings – Chartered Accountant with extensive experience in financial management of resource companies, and formerly Vice-President Corporate Restructuring at Ernst and Young.

Stephen Reford – Mr. Reford graduated from the Geophysics Option of Engineering Science at the University of Toronto in 1981. He has since worked worldwide as a consulting geophysicist at Paterson, Grant & Watson Limited, an internationally respected geophysical service company, where he is now (add title). He has consulted on several projects for the World Bank, United Nations, CIDA and national agencies. He was President and Chief Executive Officer of Darnley Bay Resources Limited from June 2008 to June 2011.