Executive Committee

Meet the AME Board of Directors and staff! Read detailed biographies on the current AME Board and staff members.

Kendra Johnston

Chair, AME

Kendra is the Manager of Corporate Development and acting President and CEO with Independence Gold Corp., a Vancouver based exploration company. During her time at Independence, she was a Project Geologist and prior to this, the Investor Relations Manager and a Geologist for Atna Resources, and worked as a Geological Assistant with the BC Geological Survey.

Rob McLeod

Vice Chair, AME

Rob is a professional geoscientist and is President and CEO of IDM Mining Ltd. as well as a Director of the Company. He is a third-generation miner, born and raised in Stewart B.C., near the Company ’s flagship Red Mountain Project.

‘Lyn Anglin

Past Chair, AME

Dr. Anglin is Chief Scientific Officer for Imperial Metals Corporation of Vancouver. She is responsible for overseeing the scientific research functions of the Company, including monitoring and advising on basic and applied research projects, and the environmental impact assessment and remediation work at the Mount Polley Mine in central BC.

Edie Thome

President & CEO, AME

Edie Thome joined AME in June 2017.

Prior to AME, Edie was the Director of Environment, Permitting and Compliance, Aboriginal Relations and Public Affairs at BC Hydro, responsible for permitting and compliance, Aboriginal relations and public affairs for the Site C Clean Energy Project. Her earlier experience includes risk management, environment, operations and customer service for BC Hydro.

Rob Stevens

Vice President, Regulatory and Technical Policy, AME

Rob joined AME as the Vice President, Regulatory and Technical Policy in August, 2018. Rob brings a diversity of experience to AME from his time in industry, academia, associations and government.

Jessica Van Den Akker

Treasurer, AME