Technical Advisory Team

Technical Advisory Team

Tom Chapin

Senior Consulting Geologist

Tom Chapin is a Senior Consulting Geologist. Mr. Chapin has had a successful 14-year career with Barrick Gold Corporation, where he has worked since 2002. At Barrick, he was the Senior Geologist at the Cortez Gold Mine. He brings his wealth of skills and particular knowledge of Cortez Trend geology to U.S. Gold Corp. Mr. Chapin is working closely with Dave Mathewson to map in detail the geology of the Keystone district, with a goal to target specific exploration drill targets.

Jim Wright

Geophysical Advisor

Jim Wright holds a B.S. (Honors) in Geophysics from the University of Arizona (1973) and a M.Sc. in Geophysics from Stanford (1975). Mr. Wright has more than 40 years of varied experience applying geophysical techniques to exploration for a wide variety of commodities including gold, uranium, base metals, coal, lithium and potash. Mr. Wright's career started with Phelps Dodge Corporation and continued with St. Joe Minerals, Sulpreto Minerals, Novamin Resources, Breakwater Resources and Newmont Mining Corp. Interspersed with the corporate assignments were 16 years as a consultant, a position he holds today.

Joe Laravie

Digital Mapping Specialist

Joe Laravie is an Exploration Geologist and Data-Technician. Mr. Laravie has a strong background and successful exploration career with Santa Fe Mining Company, Newmont Mining and Gold Standard Ventures. Mr. Laravie is digitizing all of the previous historical geological data available for the Keystone district and is building a Keystone exploration database to assist with overall knowledge of the project geology and help define future drill targets.

David Ryckman

Copper King Consultant

Dave Ryckman is President of Newstream Ryckman Inc., which provides contract consulting work for clients in the mining industry. Previously, Mr. Ryckman was Manager of Wyoming Operations for Energy Fuels and Senior Development Geologist. His previous experience has been with Denison Mines and Stillwater Mining Corporation. He is a Master Field Geologist as well as Project Geologist. Mr. Ryckman is assisting U.S. Gold Corp. with Copper King permitting, Vulcan 3D block modeling and resource estimation.