Avanti Mining: board and management changes
Mr. Smith is the CEO and director of Molycorp Minerals LLC. Prior to Molycorp, Mr. Smith was the president and CEO of Chevron Mining Inc. a wholly owned subsidiary of Chevron Corporation. Prior to that Mr. Smith worked for Unocal for 22 years managing various divisions including mining and carbon.
Mr. Smith is a graduate of Colorado State University, College of Engineering and also has a law degree from Western State University of California. ■