Board of Directors

Janet Lee-Sheriff

Executive Chair

Ms. Lee-Sheriff brings 25 years of industry experience to her role as Executive Chair of C2C Gold Corp. Ms. Lee-Sheriff is also the Founder of Newfoundland.Gold, a strategic marketing alliance promoting the progressive jurisdiction of Newfoundland Labrador and the region’s leaders in exploration & mining. She also serves as Co-Founder and President of Group 11 Technologies, a private company focused on the development of non-invasive and environmentally-friendly precious metals extraction. With a strong commitment to social responsibility and community engagement she has successfully negotiated and implemented socio-economic and exploration agreements with indigenous governments plus implemented numerous innovative programs to ensure community involvement in corporate projects. Ms. Lee-Sheriff is a member of the PDAC Indigenous Affairs Committee, holds a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) degree from Queens University (1986), and is a recipient of the Queen’s Jubilee Commemorative Medal awarded for outstanding achievements by Canadians.

Richard Goldfarb (PhD)


Richard J. Goldfarb, PhD, is a globally recognized expert on orogenic gold deposits having served 36 years with the U.S. Geological Survey’s Mineral Resources Program. Dr. Goldfarb is a Research Professor at the Colorado School of Mines; Adjunct Professor, University of Western Australia; and a Distinguished Overseas Professor at China University of Geosciences, Beijing, China, as well as a private consultant.

Dr. Goldfarb obtained his PhD Geology from the University of Colorado and is the recipient of many awards from scientific organizations around the world. He is a Fellow and Ex-President of the Society of Economic Geologists and an Honorary Lifetime Member of the Society for Geology Applied to Mineral Deposits. He has senior authored or co-authored more than 225 papers and delivered over 200 presentations in 31 countries.

Dr. Goldfarb’s expertise and research highlights include:

  • Exploration targeting of orogenic gold deposits;
  • Global metallogeny, with emphasis on temporal/spatial distribution of gold deposits;
  • Geology of ore deposits in the North American Cordillera, with emphasis on orogenic gold and accretionary tectonics;
  • Distribution and geology of lode gold deposits in China and central Asia; and,
  • Geochemical applications to the understanding of ore genesis.

Lori Walton (P.Geo., M.Sc., G.G)


Ms. Walton has over 25 years’ experience providing independent management and consulting services to the mining industry, with a focus on northern Canada. Previously she served as President and Chief Executive Officer, Firestone Ventures Inc. from 2005 to 2012, and as director of Northern Tiger Resources Inc. from 2008 to 2013. Most recently, she provided expertise on mineral resource development policy for the Government of Alberta from 2013 to 2018. Ms. Walton holds a M.Sc. in Economic Geology from the University of Alberta, is a professional geoscientist registered with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA), and holds a graduate gemologist diploma from the Gemological Institute of America.

Peter Bures


Mr. Peter Bures has focused much of his career on research and analysis of metals and mining companies. And is presently the Chief Business Development Officer of Star Royalties Ltd. since 2019. He previously served as the Chief Executive Officer and director of Antler Hill Mining Ltd from 2017 until 2020. Prior to this, Mr. Bures was the Vice President, Analyst, at Canaccord Genuity Limited, Research Division from 2014 to 2017, Director of Global Mining Sales at BMO Capital Markets in New York and Associate Portfolio Manager at Sentry Investments Corp. Mr. Bures also served as a Sales and Trading Group Analyst of Orion Securities from 2002 to 2007. Mr. Bures holds a bachelor of Applied Science (geological and mineral engineering) from the University of Toronto.

C.F. Trey Wasser III

Mr. Wasser serves as the President and CEO of Ely Gold Royalties Inc. since 2010.  He is the President and Director of Research for Pilot Point Partners.  He has been in the brokerage and venture capital business for over 33 years.  He spent 20 years as a bond salesman and trader with Merrill Lynch, Kidder Peabody and Paine Webber. He specialized in corporate cash management and his clientele included many Fortune 100 companies and institutional money managers. In 1993, he formed III-D Capital LLC to assist early staged companies developing business plans and securing venture capital financing.

Patricia Wilson


Ms. Wilson has worked for over 35 years with public companies in accounting and compliance including the preparation of quarterly and year-end statements for audit.  She has acted as an officer or director for a variety of listed resource and technology companies, and is currently CFO, Corporate Secretary and Director at Rojo Resources Ltd. (TSXV:ROJ).  Ms. Wilson received her undergraduate degree from St. Anne’s College, Sanderstead in Surrey, United Kingdom.