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Management Team

Paul Smith (P.Geo.) - President & Chief Executive Officer, Director    with
Paul took the helm to launch Mountain Lake Minerals in July 2012 after the successful completion of the sale of Mountain Lake Resources and the Valentine Lake gold property to Marathon Gold. A professional geologist with a BSc in geology and a MSc in structural geology from Acadia University, Paul has a unique skill set that stems from both private and public sector experience. He spent over 30 years with the Mineral Resources Section of the Nova Scotia  Department of Natural
Resources as a Senior Research Gold Geologist and finally as Liaison Geologist for the Mineral Resources Branch. Paul has strong communication skills and has travelled and worked extensively throughout Canada, the US, Australia, and New Zealand to deliver scientific presentations and collaborate with colleagues.    
William (Bill) Fleming - Executive Chairman, Director
Mr. Fleming has founded and served as CEO for a number of entrepreneurial companies and has served with senior executive teams dealing with equity and debt financings. Mr. Fleming has developed corporate strategies for a wide range of companies, from family-owned businesses to multi-national companies. Bill currently serves as President of Mernova Medicinal Inc., which recently sold to Switzerland based Creso Pharma Limited. Mr. Fleming is the Executive Chairman of Mountain Lake Minerals and was the CEO and Director of Abattis Bioceuticals Corp. He most recently served as the CFO and Director of NWest Energy Corp. Mr. Fleming has experience in raising equity for small cap companies and has experience in mineral exploration, renewable energy and the cannabis industry.
Marc Geen - Director
Mr. Geen is currently CEO of Speakeasy Cannabis Club focused on building an unprecedented indoor, outdoor and greenhouse program on a 290 acre prime agricultural parcel in Rock Creek, BC. A proud 4th-generation BC farmer, Marc Geen has been active in the legal medical marijuana industry for more than 10 years, consulting, complying with, and participating in the MMAR, MMPR, and ACMPR programs. Prior to co-founding Speakeasy Cannabis Club Ltd, Marc spent 14 years as Head of Operations for Kettle Mountain Ginseng Ltd, one of North Americas largest ginseng producers. The experience gleaned from a long career in large scale commercial farming, Mr. Geen has been able to apply many cost effective, good farming practices to the outdoor, indoor, and greenhouse cultivation of cannabis. Mr. Geen is also the co-creator of a full line of cannabis extract products designed in compliance with the Cannabis Act (Canada).
Matt McGill – VP Strategy & Director
Mr. McGill has a strong background in both commercial and residential real estate and has played a major role in many development projects. Matt and McGill Realty have established a tremendous commercial and residential outfit servicing the Fraser Valley and the lower mainland. Matt is skilled at crafting strategic financing options for corporations and he has a substantial network of retail and institutional clients. Mr. McGill is also an integral part of restaurant/hospitality ventures with several chains of restaurants in the lower mainland. He also serves as a Director on a number of non-profit associations. Mr. McGill is an entrepreneur and financial strategist who brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team at Pacific Roots..