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 mapped in detail the geology of the Keystone district, with a goal to target specific exploration drill targets. Tom’s Keystone Mapping Report is available here.

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.

Brion Theriault

Contract Geologist

Brion is a geologist with +20 years experience in gold and silver exploration, development and production. Background in Carlin-type, epithermal, skarn, and orogenic vein deposits. Substantial experience in Nevada on Carlin, Battle Mountain-Eureka, and Independence Trends, as well as Walker Lane. Supervisory experience. Certified Professional Geologist, Qualified Person, Professional Geologist (Utah), Licensed Geologist (Washington).