New 2021-22 NWT & Nunavut Chamber of Mines Board

25 November 2021

(Yellowknife, NT – November 25, 2021) At the November 23, Annual General Meeting of the NWT & Nunavut Chamber of Mines, the following Executive and Board of Directors were elected.  

President – Kenny Ruptash, Nahanni Construction Ltd. – Yellowknife, NT 
Vice President – NWT Glen Koropchuk, GEK Consulting – Calgary, AB
Vice President – NU Scott Trusler, Stantec Consulting Ltd. – Vancouver, BC
Treasurer – Alex Buchan, Agnico Eagle Mines Limited – Cambridge Bay, NU 
Secretary – Gary Vivian, Aurora Geosciences Ltd. – Yellowknife, NT
Ken Armstrong (Past President) – North Arrow Minerals Inc.
Mark Brajer – Tlicho Investment Corp.
Joe Campbell – Gold Terra Resources Corp.
Adam Chamberlain – Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP
Eric Christensen – Independent
David Connelly – Cheetah Resources Corp. 
Tom Croese – Diavik Diamond Mines (2012) Inc 
Lane Dewar – Independent
Robin Goad – Fortune Minerals Limited
Paul Gruner – Det'on Cho Management LP
Sharleen Hamm – Sharleen Hamm Consulting Ltd. 
Rohan Hazelton – NorZinc Ltd.
Jeff Hussey – Osisko Metals Incorporated
Lou Kamermans – Baffinland Iron Mines Corp.
Leni Keough – Olivut Resources Ltd.
Marie-Soleil Lacoursiere – Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology
Erik Madsen – De Beers Group
Rory Moore – Arctic Canadian Diamond Company 
Brent Murphy – Seabridge Gold Inc.
Matthew Pickard – Sabina Gold & Silver Corp.
Ed Romanowski – Nunastar Properties Inc.
Thole Rusike – Northern Security Services
Lonny Syvret – Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd.
Clayton Thompson – Det’on Cho Bouwa Whee Catering LP 

For more information on the NWT and Nunavut minerals industy, please visit the website at or contact Tom Hoefer, Executive Director at Tel: 867-873-5281 or email:, and in Nunavut, Terry Dobbin, General Manager – Nunavut at Tel: 867-979-5291 and email: