Craig J. Nelsen founded Metallica Resources, Inc. Currently, Mr. Nelsen is Chairman of ATEX Resources, Inc.
He is also on the board of Golden Star Resources Ltd. and OceanaGold Corp.
In the past he was Executive Chairman of Alloycorp Mining, Inc., Executive Vice President-Exploration at Gold Fields Ltd., Chairman for Metallica Resources, Inc. and Executive Vice President-Exploration at Lac Minerals Ltd.
Mr. Nelsen received a graduate degree from The University of New Mexico and an undergraduate degree from The University of Montana.