Frank C. Smeenk
Frank earned his B.A. and LL.B. degrees at the University of Western Ontario and was admitted to The Law Society of Upper Canada in 1976. He left the practice of law to join the resource industry in 1987 and has served as Executive Director of Deak Resources Corporation and as Chairman and CEO of both MacDonald Mines Exploration Limited and MacDonald Oil Exploration Limited, when they were both active in exploring their various concessions in the Republic of Cuba. He has been a director of numerous resource companies including Northfield Capital Corporation, Northfield Minerals Inc., NFX Gold Inc., Genoil Inc., Nuinsco Resources Limited, Perrex Gold Inc., Conquest Resources Limited and Armistice Resources Limited. He is currently the Managing Director of Fletcher Nickel Inc. In 1998 Frank was first elected a Director of KWG and became its Chief Executive Officer in 2004.
Thomas E. (Ted) Masters
Chief Financial Officer
Ted graduated from the University of Toronto with an Honours B.A. in 1983. He became a Chartered Accountant in 1987 and is currently the managing partner of the accounting firm of Palmer Reed where he has been employed for the past 25 years. He has extensive experience with the auditing of public companies and is well versed in establishing and maintaining operational and financial policies and procedures. Ted was appointed as Chief Financial Officer of KWG Resources Inc. in September of 2009.
Luce Saint Pierre
Ms. Luce L. Saint-Pierre is a member of the Quebec Order of Chartered Accountants and of the Quebec Bar Association. Ms. Saint-Pierre has been Secretary of KWG Resources Inc. since January 1996 and was Chief Financial Officer from June 1999 until February 2002. Ms. Saint-Pierre has worked for 15 years (1972-1987) for a national accounting firm where she served as partner for seven years. She completed her law degree from 1989 to 1992 and was admitted to the Bar in 1994. She is also secretary of Dia Bras Exploration Inc., a company trading on TSX-V, St. Genevieve Resources Ltd, a company trading on CNQ as well as Strategic Exploration (STREX) Inc.
Vice President – Corporate Communications
Chief Administrative Officer