Clancy Wendt received his B.S. degree from San Diego State University in 1967.
He began his career at Stauffer Chemical and worked at various companies until returning to the University of Arizona where he obtained his M.S. degree in 1978.
After this he worked at Duval Corporation and other companies until becoming District Manager for Westmont Mining.
He is credited with the Mt. Hamilton gold/molybdenum discovery in Nevada and managed the programs which led to the discovery of other deposits in the Carlin Trend.
Mr. Wendt is currently a director of Santa Fe Minerals Corp. and Goldex Resource Corp., a reporting issuer on the TSX Venture Exchange.
Mr. Wendt has been a consulting geologist since 1992, specializing in exploration and evaluation of mineral deposits.
He is a registered geologist in Arizona, British Columbia, Canada, and a Chartered Professional Geologist in Australia and is writes reports for various exchanges.
He is a member of SME, SEG, FAusIMM(CP), PDAC, a former Trustee of the NWMA and Member of the Board of Directors of the Mining Club of the Southwest.
In addition, Mr. Wendt is the recipient of the President’s Award from the NWMA, the Ben F. Dickerson Award, and is a past President of the Geological Society of Nevada.
has prior experience in gold, base metal and uranium exploration with such notable exploration companies as Phillips Uranium
, Teton Exploration, Duval and Westmont
has conducted all phases of uranium, gold and base metal exploration, from conceptual targeting to drilling and evaluation, with extensive experience in the United States
and Mexico as well as Central and South America.