President and Chief Executive Officer
Ms. Walcott has worked in various capacities in the mining and mineral exploration industry for the past 20 years. She has been President and CEO of Freegold since September 2009, and a Director since July 2010. Ms. Walcott has held administrative and field positions including General Manager of Orex Laboratories, a diamond sample processing facility and Mines Land Manager for Pacific North West Capital and CanAlaska Uranium Limited, both Vancouver-based mineral exploration companies with extensive land positions in Canada and the United States. In addition she was actively involved in the geophysical contracting industry where she assisted in remote-site field geophysical surveys for major and junior mining firms. Prior to her appointment and President and CEO Ms. Walcott was the the Company’s VP Business Development between March 2005 and September 2009 where she was responsible for identifying and acquiring new business opportunities in the mining sector.