Mr. Alan Rootenberg has served as our Chief Financial Officer since June 14, 2022 and as our Director since April 15, 2020. Mr. Rootenberg has served as the Chief Financial Officer of Alpha Gold North Inc. since August 2021. In addition, Mr. Rootenberg has served as the Chief Financial Officer of BioHarvest Sciences, Inc. (CSE: BHSC) since November 2018 and has served as the Chief Financial Officer of Eco (Atlantic) Oil & Gas Ltd. (TSXV: EOG) since November 2011. These companies include mineral exploration, mining, technology, nutraceutical products, and companies in the cannabis industry. He also serves as a director of a number of publicly traded companies including A2Z Smart Technologies Corp. (TSXV: AZ) and Solvbl Solutions Inc. (CSE: SOLV). Mr. Rootenberg has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa and received his CPA designation in Ontario, Canada.