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 with 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 as President and CEO Ms. Walcott was 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. Ms. Walcott also serves as a Director of Finlay Minerals Ltd.