Mr. Hall was appointed a Chairman of Klondex Mines Ltd in 2014. He brings over 45 years of exploration, development, mining and corporate experience to Klondex. In addition to Klondex, Mr. Hall currently serves as a director of IAMGOLD Corporation and Orla Mining Ltd. He formerly served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Northgate Minerals until it was acquired by AuRico Gold. He also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Metallica Resources. While at Metallica Resources he was involved in the merger with Peak Gold Ltd. and New Gold Inc. to form what is now New Gold Inc. Over the past 10 years Mr. Hall has consulted to the mineral industry and has served on a number of resource sector Boards of Directors including Chairman of Premier Gold, Chairman of Grayd Resources, and Director of Kaminak Gold. Mr. Hall also served on numerous audit, compensation and governance committees during his career as well as chairing several special independent committees of the Board during various corporate situations. He is involved in several non-profit organizations including: Past President and Life Member of the American Exploration and Mining Association, formerly the Northwest Mining Association; Director of the Denver Gold Group; member of both the Investment Committee and the Audit Committee of the Society of Economic Geologists (SEG).
Mr. Hall holds a Bachelor and a Masters Degree in Geology and an MBA from Eastern Washington University. He has also completed an Executive Development Program at the University of Minnesota. He is a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors and has completed the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) Directors Education Program and is a member of ICSA.