Executive Team


Chief Executive Officer

Mr. King has extensive experience in all aspects of mining enterprises in the United States and around the world.

He has served as Chief Executive Officer of Wits Basin Precious Minerals, King Family Partners, River City Capital, and Standard Gold Holdings. In those capacities, he has overseen the development, exploration and monetization of gold, silver, iron ore, nickel, and diamond projects. Mr. King is an experienced business entrepreneur with lengthy experience in precious metals extraction as well as real estate. In these activities, he has raised well over $500 million in financing.


Franklin Levy
Treasurer and CFO

Mr. Levy has extensive experience in the entrepreneurial world as both a principal and trusted adviser. His diverse experience includes both start-up enterprises and the organization of one of the country’s largest family offices.


Bob Herdina
EVP of Corporate Finance

Mr. Herdina joined the Company in 2018 as EVP of Corporate Finance, bringing with him more than three decades of experience in the financial services industry.


Matt Collins
General Manager, Mining Engineer

Mr. Collins is a Colorado mining engineer with thirty years of experience in and around the mines of Central City. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mining Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines where he has also served as an adjunct faculty member.


Courtland Brewster
Project Manager

Mr. Brewster is a renowned mining project management specialist. He is a Registered Professional Engineer with degrees from the University of British Colombia and the London School of Business.


Stephen Humphray
Senior Mining Operations Manager

Mr. Humphray’s expertise includes mining methods and management of mine operations, strategic planning, technical savvy, cost management, employee management, surveying, and increased production techniques.