Lynda Bloom

P.Geo., President of Analytical Solutions Ltd.

After earning a M.Sc. at Queen's University in Geological Sciences, she gained experience as an exploration geochemist planning and interpreting geochemical surveys across Canada, and in many South America and African countries. She is recognized as a world-expert on assay methods and has traveled extensively worldwide to review sampling and analytical procedures. Since 1989, she has also gained public company experience (Citadel Gold Mines, Augen Capital, Canadian Shield Resources and Halo Resources) as a senior executive and director.  Her experience includes financing, regulatory reporting, corporate governance, joint venture negotiations and exploration planning. 

 Lynda was awarded the 2013 Queen’s Jubilee Medal award for her dedicated volunteer work in the mining industry. She served as a director of the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (2005-2014), Chair of the Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy-Toronto Branch and is a past councillor of the Association of Exploration Geochemists and the Geological Association of Canada.  She serves on advisory boards including the Ministry of Natural Resources-CANMET Advisory Committee, Canadian Securities Administrators Mining Technical Advisory and Monitoring Committee and the Canadian Mining Innovation Council- Footprints Project Advisory Board.