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Paramount Gold Nevada Corp (PZG)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Rudi Fronk

2017 Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Glen Van Treek

51 2015 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

David Smith

59 2017 Non-Executive Director

John Carden

68 2015 Independent Director

Eliseo Gonzalez-Urien

75 Independent Director

Pierre Pelletier

47 2016 Independent Director

Christopher Reynolds

52 2015 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Rudi Fronk

Mr. Rudi P. Fronk is Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of the company. He is a graduate of Columbia University from which he holds a Bachelor of Science in Mining Engineering and a Master of Science in Mineral Economics, has over 30 years of experience in the gold sector primarily as a senior officer and director of publically traded gold exploration companies. In 1999, Mr. Fronk co-founded Seabridge Gold Inc. ("Seabridge Gold"), a US$500 million market cap company with gold reserves exceeding 45 million ounces and one of the world's largest resource bases of gold and copper. He currently serves as Chairman and as the Company's CEO, a position he has held since inception. In addition to his extensive experience with Seabridge Gold, Mr. Fronk has held senior management positions with Greenstone Resources, Columbia Resources, Behre Dolbear & Company, Riverside Associates, Phibro-Salomon, Amax and DRX. On February 6, 2017, Mr. Fronk has been appointed to the Compensation, Technical and Corporate Governance and Nominating Committees.

Glen Van Treek

Mr. Glen Van Treek is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. Mr. Van Treek is the President and Chief Executive Officer and has been a director of Paramount Gold Nevada Corp. since February 2015. He was formerly the Chief Operating Officer and V.P. Exploration of Paramount Gold and Silver Corp and served in this role from January 2011 through the April 2015 merger with Coeur Mining, Inc. He has over 25 years of progressive global experience in all stages of mineral exploration. Prior to joining Paramount, for ten years he held various senior positions at Teck Resources Ltd. and most recently he managed the production geology, resource modeling and exploration programs at Teck’s Quebrada Blanca mine in Chile. Prior to his experience at Teck, Mr. Van Treek held positions with Placer Dome and other junior exploration companies. He is a graduate geologist from the University of Chile.

David Smith

Mr. David Stewart Smith is Non-Executive Director of the Company. From 2009 to 2014, Mr. Smith acted as executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Finning International Inc., the world's largest Caterpillar equipment dealer. Since 2009, Mr. Smith has also served as a Director, Chair of the Audit Committee and member of the HR Committee of Energyst BV, a private international power systems rental company based in Amsterdam, Netherlands. He was Vice President & CFO of Ballard Power Systems Inc., a global leader in fuel cell technology for six years from 2002 to 2008. Mr. Smith served as a Director for Skye Resources Inc., a mining company that was developing a nickel project in Guatemala from 2005 through 2008. Mr. Smith spent 16 years with Placer Dome Inc. and Barrick Gold Corporation, one of the world's largest gold miners, in a number of roles including VP & CFO of the US and Latin Americas Divisions, overseeing multiple mining operations.

John Carden

Dr. John R. Carden, Ph.D. is an Independent Director of the Company. Dr. Carden has more than 35 years in experience in exploration management, teaching and research and has been a director of Paramount Gold Nevada Corp. since February 2015 and a director of Paramount Gold and Silver Corp. from September 2006 through the completion of the merger with Coeur Mining, Inc. in April 2015. Since 2001 he has been a geologic consultant and a director of a number of junior resource companies each which were TSX Venture Exchange listed companies. Dr. Carden worked as a senior exploration geologist for Exxon Minerals, Atlas Precious Metals, Tenneco, and Echo Bay Mines and later was Director of U.S. Exploration from 1992 until 1998 for Echo Bay Mines. From 2010 to the present, Dr. Carden has acted as a geologic consultant to Otis Gold Corp. He is a Licensed Professional Geologist in the State of Washington. Dr. Carden received his B.Sc. and M.Sc. in geology From Kent State University in Ohio, and his doctorate in geology from the Geophysical Institute at the University of Alaska in 1978.

Eliseo Gonzalez-Urien

Mr. Eliseo Gonzalez-Urien is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Gonzalez-Urien currently serves as a member of the board of directors of Seabridge Gold since January 2006 and as a consulting geologist for Seabridge since March 2003, and has been a director of Paramount Gold Nevada Corp. since February 2015 and a director of Paramount Gold and Silver Corp. from March 2009 through the merger with Coeur Mining, Inc. in April 2015. He is an exploration geologist with over 30 years of experience in the mining industry. From 1989 through 2001 Mr. Gonzalez-Urien held various executive positions with Placer Dome Inc. including senior vice president of the parent company and president of Placer Dome Exploration Inc. During this period he was charged with responsibility for Placer Dome’s worldwide exploration activities. Prior to Placer Dome, Mr. Gonzalez-Urien held senior positions with BHP-Utah Inc. and Noranda. He holds a degree in geology from the University of Santiago, Chile, followed by post graduate studies in geology at the University of California, Berkley.

Pierre Pelletier

Mr. Pierre Pelletier is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Pelletier is an environmental engineer, with a Masters of Business Administration from Queens University and is a qualified person under National Instrument 43-101, and has been a director of Paramount Gold Nevada Corp. since September 2016. He has over 20 years of extensive international experience spanning the operational, technical and financial aspects of the environmental consulting industry managing complex environmental and social impact projects. From 2012 through to the present, he has served as managing director of Environmental Resources Management Canada Ltd., a leading global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, and social consulting services with an emphasis on the mining and oil and gas sectors. Prior to that, from 1998 through 2009, Mr. Pelletier served as a Project Manager for Rescan Environmental Services Ltd. (“Rescan”), managing project and technical development. In 2010, he became President and Chief Operating Officer for Rescan and remained in this role through 2012.

Christopher Reynolds

Mr. Christopher J. Reynolds is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Reynolds has over 20 years of mineral industry and public accounting experience and has been a director of Paramount Gold Nevada Corp. since February 2015 and a director of Paramount Gold and Silver Corp. from December 2009 through April 2015 when the merger with Coeur Mining, Inc. was completed. Since May 2011, he has been the Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Seabridge Gold Inc., a TSX and NYSE MKT listed corporation. From October 2007 to April 2011, he served as Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Norsemont Mining Inc. and, prior to that, he served as Senior Vice President, CFO and Secretary of Southern Era Diamonds Inc. He has held various finance and accounting positions at Southern Platinum Corp., TVX Gold Inc., Inmet Mining Corporation and Price Waterhouse, now PricewaterhouseCoopers. Mr. Reynolds also served as a director of Arizona Star Resource Corp. Mr. Reynolds is a CPA, CGA and received a B.A. (Economics) from McGill University

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