Team bios

James P. Daniel

Board Advisor

James Daniel is a senior executive with over 45 years of experience in the mining industry. He is a mining engineer with business experience in the aggregates, industrial minerals, hard rock mining, and coal industries. His management experience ranges across Operations, Engineering, Sales, and Administration. James retired from a Fortune 500 company as Vice President of Business Development responsible for acquisitions and divestitures including a $4.7 billion acquisition. James also worked for a wealthy family trust managing their natural resource portfolio. Since 2015, James has been an independent consultant providing strategic guidance on acquisitions, operations, profit enhancement, and marketing.

James is a degreed Mining Engineer from the Colorado School of Mines and has an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.