Mike has over 35 years of experience in the Yukon placer fields ranging from exploration, permitting and management of large placer operations to construction and operation of his own family operation in the Sixtymile placer camp. Mike is currently the president of the Klondike Placer Miners Association (KPMA), he has also been an appointed member of the Yukon Mineral Advisory Board and on the board of the Yukon Mine Training Association. Mike and his wife Kim were honoured to receive the “Mr. and Mrs. Miner Award of Recognition” from the Klondike Placer Miners Association in 1999.
Mike has served as a director of KPMA since 1990 and his knowledge and experience in the Yukon Placer industry provides a tremendous resource to the board.