Welcome back! Please join us for our in-person dinner meetings starting in October!
Thursday, 21 October 2021
SPONSOR: Skyline Assayers and Laboratories
SPEAKER: Ian Mcmullan, Chief Operating Officer- Arizona Sonoran Copper Company
PROGRAM: Arizona Sonoran Copper Company – An Emerging US Developer and Near Term Producer
SPEAKER BIO: Ian McMullan has over 25 years of mining experience in operational and management roles. Mr. McMullan's career has advanced through a variety of progressive responsibility roles whilst spanning both underground and surface mining applications in the United States and Canada, including a 20-year tenure with Newmont Mining Corporation.
Mr. McMullan is well versed in planning and execution and has managed significant mining projects including the full production ramp-up of the Leeville Mine, and expansion of the Carlin Portal Mines, both in Nevada, during his career. Until the acquisition of Klondex Mines Ltd. by Hecla Mining Company, Mr. McMullan served as Vice President of Mining for Klondex Mines Ltd and was responsible for operational oversight of the United States and Canadian operations of the company comprising of five underground mines, two open pits and three processing facilities.
Mr. McMullan holds a Bachelor's degree in Mining Engineering from Dalhousie University (Technical University of Nova Scotia) and a Masters in Business Administration from Lansbridge University. Mr. McMullan is also licensed with the province of Ontario as a professional mining engineer.
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Are you working on an exciting project? Do you want to share your story with the SME Maricopa Group? If so, please reach out to any board member with a small abstract on what you would like to talk about, and we will review and get you set up for a meeting date in the next calendar year!
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We are officially kicked-off a new season for our Mining Limerick Contest. See our Poetry Contest Page for more information. Thank you to Ninyo and Moore for Sponsoring the 2021–2022 season!
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Immediate Past Chair
W. H. Wilkinson, L.L.C.
Secretary & Communications
Public Relations Chair
Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc.
Donald M. Burt,Ph.D.
Arizona State University