Mr. McKinnon graduated with an Honours Bachelor degree in Management and Organizational Studies from the University of Western Ontario in 2006. He led the Company from its inception in 2008, serving as President, CEO and a Director., until his untimely passing in 2019. Mr. McKinnon was a principal of McKinnon Prospecting Ltd., a private exploration company, as well as a director of Capha Pharmaceuticals Incorporated, Fox River Resources Corporation, and Noble Mineral Exploration Incorporated. Mr. McKinnon was a co-founder of Mineral Streams Inc., a private mineral royalty company that was sold to AuRico Metals Inc. in 2015. Prior to joining Canadian Orebodies, Mr. McKinnon served as Manager of Corporate Development with Baltic Resources Inc., a company which was acquired for over $70M.