ANFIELD RESOURCES INC. WELCOMES MR. DON FALCONER TO ITS BOARD OF DIRECTORS
- Over 35 years of experience in the mining and nuclear utility sectors
- VP-Aurora Energy Resources Inc.
- VP-Uranium One Inc.
- VP-Southern Cross Resources Inc.
- Managerial positions-Ontario Hydro
- 16 years of experience serving on the boards of mining companies as a director and corporate secretary
- Chairman-AusAmerican Mining Ltd.
- Director-Energy Fuels Resources Inc.
- Director-Southern Cross Resources Inc.
- In-depth knowledge of the nuclear industry, uranium market, capital raising, and project planning and development
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA / ACCESSWIRE / June 12, 2014 / Anfield Resources Inc. (TSX.V: ARY; OTCQB: ANLDF) ("Anfield" or "the Company") is pleased to welcome Mr. Don Falconer to its Board of Directors. Mr. Falconer brings a wealth of nuclear industry and uranium market knowledge to the Company through his more than 35 years of private and public sector experience within the uranium sector, both from the mining side and the nuclear utility side.
Mr. Falconer's private sector executive experience includes positions with a number of prominent uranium companies, including Southern Cross Resources (the predecessor of Uranium One), Uranium One and Aurora Energy Resources. Mr. Falconer served as vice president of corporate development with Southern Cross Resources from its inception until it merged with Aflease Gold to become Uranium One. As vice president of marketing and investor relations at Uranium One, Mr. Falconer was responsible for uranium marketing and corporate development. Mr. Falconer also served as vice president of corporate development at Aurora Energy Resources.
Mr. Falconer's 20 years of public utility sector experience consists of managerial positions at the corporate and business unit levels in various divisions of Ontario Hydro (currently Ontario Power Generation), including: Route and Site Selection, Design and Construction, Public Affairs, Corporate Planning, and Nuclear. Mr. Falconer's last 7 years at Ontario Hydro were spent as a member of the executive team in its Nuclear Division.
Finally, Mr. Falconer has spent 16 years serving on the boards of publicly-traded mining companies in roles such as Chairman, Director or Corporate Secretary, including Energy Fuels Inc. (Director), Southern Cross Resources (Director and Corporate Secretary) and AusAmerican Mining (Chairman and Director).
"We are extremely pleased to have Don Falconer agree to join our Board," stated Anfield CEO Corey Dias. "We believe that his extensive knowledge and expertise in both the nuclear industry and the uranium market will benefit Anfield as it continues to pursue growth in this sector. Don's decision to join our Board is a positive signal to the Company that our uranium strategy holds merit to those with a deep understanding of this market".
The Company would also like to announce that it has accepted the resignation of Dr. Richard Hunter. The directors wish to thank Dr. Hunter for his contributions to Anfield Resources Inc. since its formation and wish him the best in his future ventures.
About Anfield Resources Inc.
Anfield is a publicly traded corporation listed on the TSX-Venture Exchange under the trading symbol "ARY" and on the OTCQB Marketplace under the trading symbol "ANLDF". Anfield is engaged in mineral exploration, development, and production in the United States and Chile with a focus on acquiring and developing an array of strategic mineral projects which are summarized below.
Anfield's uranium assets total over 17,500 acres (7,082 hectares) of mining claims and state leases strategically situated in southeastern Utah, western Colorado, and Arizona. These target areas include past producing uranium mines or prospects within a potentially economical shipping radius of Energy Fuels' White Mesa Mill, the only operating conventional uranium mill in the United States.
The Binghampton Copper Queen (BCQ) project, located 17 miles (27 km) southeast of Prescott, Arizona, and within the Arizona VMS Belt, consists of 5,021 acres (2,032 hectares) of private, BLM, and State land, with two past-producing mines on the property.
The North Star Copper Project, located less than 50 miles (80 km) northwest of Tucson, covering approximately 4,000 acres (1,619 hectares), targets relatively shallow oxide copper at the historic North Star site in the heart of southern Arizona's copper country.
The Aura Project, a nascent copper production operation in Atacama, Chile, is located 20 miles (32 km) east of Copiapo and consists of eight mining concessions totalling over 2,800 acres (1,133 hectares) in one of the foremost copper producing regions in the world.
On behalf of the Board of Directors
ANFIELD RESOURCES INC.
Corey Dias, Chief Executive Officer
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