Our Team

Senior Management

Clynton R. Nauman, B.Sc. (Hons)

President and CEO, Alexco Resource Corp.

Mr. Nauman brings over 35 years of diversified experience in the mineral industry, ranging from exploration and business development to operations and business management in the precious metals, base metals and coal sectors. Mr. Nauman is a co-founder of AEG and Alexco Resource Corp. and provides the strategic direction for AEG. Mr. Nauman has held various executive and operations positions with Nerco Minerals and Coal companies (now Rio Tinto), Kennecott and Viceroy Resource Corp. Mr. Nauman holds a BSc (Hons) in geology from Otago University, New Zealand.

Brad A. Thrall, B.Sc., MBA

EVP and Chief Operating Officer, Alexco Resource Corp.

Mr. Thrall brings nearly 30 years of experience and accomplishments in mine operations management, environmental management and mine-closure planning and execution. Mr. Thrall is a co-founder of AEG and Alexco Resource Corp. and is currently the President of AEG and EVP – Chief Operating Officer of Alexco Resource Corp. Mr. Thrall has held senior operational and management positions with Goldcorp, Barrick Gold and Viceroy Resource Corp. Mr. Thrall holds a B.Sc. in Metallurgical Engineering from South Dakota School of Mines and Technology and an MBA from the University of Colorado.

James Harrington, M.Sc.

President, Alexco Environmental Group

Mr. Harrington has 20 years of experience in environmental cleanup of mining, industrial, and government sites. He has led the closure design and implementation for mining sites in both the United States and Canada for base and precious metals, coal, and uranium. Jim has recently managed some of the largest groundwater remediation projects in the United States, brownfield remediation designs for smelter sites and closed mines, and creative thinking in environmental management during mining project development. Prior to joining AEG, Mr. Harrington was Vice President for ARCADIS in the corporate remediation group. Mr. Harrington holds a MSc. in microbiology and biochemistry.

Linda Broughton, B.Eng., M.A.Sc.

Vice President, Projects Alexco Environmental Group

Ms. Linda Broughton has nearly 30 years of experience and accomplishments in the areas of mine environmental engineering and mine waste management working in both operations and in consulting roles. Ms. Broughton was previously with BHP Billion where she worked for the last ten years. At BHP Billiton, Ms. Broughton was most recently the General Manager of their Reclamation and Closed Mines division responsible for the management and closure of more than 25 mines in the BHP Billiton portfolio. Prior to that Ms. Broughton was the Manager of Environment for BHP Billiton’s Copper Business based in Chile, and an engineer on the design, construction and startup of the Antamina Mine in Peru. Ms. Broughton is a Mining and Mineral Process Engineer graduated from Queen’s University and later UBC, with twenty-eight years of experience in the mining industry.