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Board of Directors

Cassandra Joseph, Esq.

Chair

Ms. Joseph serves as a non-executive Chair of Cypress Development Corp. Ms. Joseph is a U.S. attorney with more than 20 years of legal experience with a focus on mining and metals, environmental and corporate law. She has diverse experience delivering practical legal advice in both the public and private sectors. Ms. Joseph previously served as a Senior Deputy Attorney General for the Nevada Attorney...

Ms. Joseph serves as a non-executive Chair of Cypress Development Corp. Ms. Joseph is a U.S. attorney with more than 20 years of legal experience with a focus on mining and metals, environmental and corporate law. She has diverse experience delivering practical legal advice in both the public and private sectors. Ms. Joseph previously served as a Senior Deputy Attorney General for the Nevada Attorney Generals' Office, representing the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection, Division of Water Resources and other agencies within the Department of Natural Resources. She joined Nevada Copper Corp. as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary in 2019 and previously served as VP Associate General Counsel, Corporate Secretary and Chief Compliance Officer for Tahoe Resources Inc. Ms. Joseph holds a J.D. from Santa Clara University School of law and a B.A. from U.C. Berkeley.

William Willoughby, PhD, PE

President, Chief Executive Officer & Director

Dr. Willoughby is a mining engineer with 38 years of experience in all aspects of natural resources development. Since 2014, he has been principal and owner of consulting firm Willoughby & Associates, PLLC. Prior to that, he was President and COO of International Enexco Ltd., which was acquired by Denison Mines in 2014. He previously held various positions with Teck (Cominco). Dr. Willoughby...

Dr. Willoughby is a mining engineer with 38 years of experience in all aspects of natural resources development. Since 2014, he has been principal and owner of consulting firm Willoughby & Associates, PLLC. Prior to that, he was President and COO of International Enexco Ltd., which was acquired by Denison Mines in 2014. He previously held various positions with Teck (Cominco). Dr. Willoughby has been a Professional Engineer since 1985 and received his Doctorate in Mining Engineering & Metallurgy from the University of Idaho in 1989.

James G. Pettit

Director

Mr. Pettit serves as a non-executive Director of Cypress Development Corp. Mr. Pettit is currently serving on the board of directors of six publicly traded companies and offers over 30 years of experience within the industry specializing in finance, corporate governance, executive management and compliance. Jim was previously Chairman and C.E.O. of Bayfield Ventures Corp. which was bought by New...

Mr. Pettit serves as a non-executive Director of Cypress Development Corp. Mr. Pettit is currently serving on the board of directors of six publicly traded companies and offers over 30 years of experience within the industry specializing in finance, corporate governance, executive management and compliance. Jim was previously Chairman and C.E.O. of Bayfield Ventures Corp. which was bought by New Gold Inc. in 2015.

Donald G. Myers

Director

Mr. Myers serves as an independent Director of Cypress Development Corp. Mr. Myers has over 35 years of experience in public company management and has provided corporate communications and investor relations for resource and technology companies listed on the TSX Venture, NASDAQ and Toronto Stock Exchanges.

Bryan Disher

Director

Mr. Disher serves as a non-executive Director of Cypress Development Corp. Mr. Disher is a retired partner from PwC Canada and has 37 years of experience with the firm's practices in Canada, Australia, and Ukraine. He has assisted companies with public offerings in Canada and the United States, acquisitions, financial reporting, regulatory compliance, and governance. He served on the Board of Directors...

Mr. Disher serves as a non-executive Director of Cypress Development Corp. Mr. Disher is a retired partner from PwC Canada and has 37 years of experience with the firm's practices in Canada, Australia, and Ukraine. He has assisted companies with public offerings in Canada and the United States, acquisitions, financial reporting, regulatory compliance, and governance. He served on the Board of Directors of PwC Canada for eight years, including a term as Chair. Mr. Disher currently serves as a Director for Rubicon Organics Inc. and Minds + Machines Group Limited and previously as a Director of Balmoral Resources Ltd. Mr. Disher is a CPA, CA and holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of New Brunswick.

Ken Owen, M.Sc.

Director

Mr. Owen has over 40 years of experience in the mining industry, holding management positions at De Beers, and Anglo American, including Senior Vice President of Anglo American South Africa. He also held positions as associate consultant with SRK Consulting, Technical Director of Mwana Africa PLC and non-executive director of Firestone Diamonds Plc. He holds a M.Sc. in Minerals Production Management...

Mr. Owen has over 40 years of experience in the mining industry, holding management positions at De Beers, and Anglo American, including Senior Vice President of Anglo American South Africa. He also held positions as associate consultant with SRK Consulting, Technical Director of Mwana Africa PLC and non-executive director of Firestone Diamonds Plc. He holds a M.Sc. in Minerals Production Management from Imperial College, London.



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