Technical Support Staff

David M. Robson, Manager of Technical Reporting and Senior Mining Engineer

David M. Robson, M.B.A., P.Eng., is a Senior Mining Engineer with 15 years of experience in the mining industry.  His experience includes underground mine design and engineering roles at uranium, industrial minerals, and base metals operations in Canada and Europe.  He is a user of Vulcan, VentSim, AutoCAD, and Deswik.  Mr. Robson holds an MBA from the Schulich School of Business specializing in Global Mining Management and Strategy.Content coming soon.

Natalia Dyatlova, Senior Technical Editor

Natalia Dyatlova is a Senior Technical Editor. Her experience in the mining industry totals over 25 years and ranges from technical translating services to technical writing and editing. She has worked for various mining and exploration companies.

Rachel Jongsma, Senior Technical Draftsperson

Rachel Jongsma, Technical Draftsperson, is a graduate of the University of Toronto with an Honours degree in Geoscience. Prior to joining RPA, Ms. Jongsma was a Geologist with a Canadian based exploration consultancy and worked as a District Geological Assistant at the Ontario Ministry of Northern Development and Mines.  Ms. Jongsma's expereince includes a variety of software such as AutoCAD, CorelDraw, Leapfrog and Micromine. She is responsible for drafting all report figures, drawings, and graphics. 

Stephanie Thomas, Marketing Coordinator

Stephanie Thomas is the Mining Advisory Marketing Coordinator. Her experience in the mining industry totals 25 years and ranges from a field geologist on mineral exploration programs in Canada to database, records, and office management. Her responsibilities include marketing and business development activities.