Dr. Metcalfe is a volcanologist and geochemist whose 40-year career integrates experience with major, mid-tier and junior mineral exploration companies, the Geological Survey of Canada, B.C. Geological Survey Branch and U.B.C.’s Mineral Deposit Research Unit. He has focused predominantly in the Cordillera of North and South America and worked extensively on intrusion-related gold systems; his experience in the Golden Triangle spans three decades of regional to deposit-scale geology in the Iskut River, Eskay Creek and Stewart camps. Dr. Metcalfe holds a B.Sc. (Honours) in Geology from the University of Durham, an M.Sc. in Geology from the University of Manitoba and a PhD. in Geology from the University of Alberta. He is a Professional Geoscientist (P.Geo.), registered in BC.