John Hill – Chairman
John Hill has been a member of the Board of Directors since January 2015. Mr. Hill is the Principal of Rexerro Capital, Ltd., a natural resource investment firm based San Francisco. Prior to establishing Rexerro, John was a Partner and Analyst at Cambrian Capital. Before to that he served as Director, Metals & Mining for Citigroup Investment Research (1998-’08), where he was ranked by Institutional Investor and Greenwich Associates. Prior positions include Director, Business Development for Echo Bay Mines (1994 -’98); Manager, INCO Ltd. exploration and technical services (1990-’94); and various industrial minerals operating roles. He has worked on mining projects in over 15 countries, and has testified to US Congress on mineral policy issues. He holds a B.A. in Geology from Middlebury College, an M.Sc. in Mineral Economics from the Colorado School of Mines, and the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
Timothy J. Wood – Executive Director
Tim Wood has served as the Executive Director of The Denver Gold Group, Inc. since April 2011.
Prior to joining DGG, Tim managed retail and institutional investment conferences in the U.S. and South Africa, including Mining Indaba. Tim also has extensive experience in publishing and publishing technology having founded several publications, and as an editor for several media enterprises.
He earned a graduate degree in International Relations, and a Diploma in Business Administration, both from the University of the Witwatersrand. He read for the degrees after completing compulsory military service as a combat artillery officer at the conclusion of the Angolan war.
Brian Christie – Director
Sara Heston – Director
Haytham Hodaly – Director
Andrea Maxey – Director
Andrea Maxey is VP Corporate Affairs, Community and HR with AngloGold Ashanti Australia Ltd. She has been with AngloGold since 2000, initially working in investor relations in Australia and then the United States, before returning to Australia in 2007 to become part of the company’s regional management team. Andrea is a director of the Gold Industry Group in Australia and prior to joining AngloGold Ashanti, was editor of Gold Gazette. She has a BA in Psychology, post-graduate diplomas in journalism and finance and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Stephanie Parnell – Treasurer
Stephanie Parnell, CPA is a shareholder in Hanson & Co.'s accounting services practice. She has over a decade of experience advising growing small to mid-sized closely held businesses on accounting related issues. Stephanie helps clients optimize their accounting systems to ensure bottom value and insights can be produced through accurate financial reporting. Her primary focus is managing the outsourced accounting services offered by the firm to Denver area and Front Range businesses.
Stephanie received her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the Metropolitan State University of Denver. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Colorado Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Onno Rutten – Director
Onno Rutten, Vice President, Investment Management, is a Portfolio Manager on the Mackenzie Resource Team. He was appointed to the Board of Directors of the Denver Gold Group in January 2017.
Onno’s career in the investment industry began in 2003. He joined Mackenzie Investments in 2011. Prior to joining Mackenzie Investments, Onno was a precious and base metals Equity Research Analyst and Executive Director at a large global financial services firm in Toronto. During those years, Onno developed a reputation for his detailed modeling and market judgment in commodities and equities. From 1996 to 2001, he was a Senior Process Engineer in hydrometallurgy and minerals processing for a leading global engineering consulting firm, and designed and audited mines in Africa, Australia and Canada.
Onno holds an MSc (Mining and Petroleum Engineering) from Delft University (the Netherlands), as well as an MBA from INSEAD (France).
Pamela Solly – Director
- Michele Ashby
- Alex Bissett
- John (Jack) W. Goth
- Morris Hecox, Jr.
- Mark E. Jones III
- Ta M. Li
- Michael Martin
- Douglas B. Silver
- James M. Winning