Dr. Patrick O'Hara, Professional Geologist - Dr. O''Hara, brings with him over four decades of relevant field experience to Equinox. Dr. O''Hara''s fields of specialization include the interpretation of both base and precious metal mineral deposits, geochemistry, petrology and structural geology throughout North America. In addition, he has authored or co-authored a number of publications specifically dealing with volcanic massive sulfide and precious/base metal deposits in central Arizona. Finally, Dr. O''Hara''s prior application of his specializations while working in Arizona with CONOCO Inc. - which previously conducted exploration on Equinox''s Copper Queen asset provides a unique insight into this property.
Dr. O''Hara received his B.A. from the City University of New York in 1971 and his Ph.D. in Geology from Arizona State University in 1980. Dr. O''Hara has also served on the Board of Governors of the Arizona Department of Mines and Mineral Resources and is a Fellow of the Society of Economic Geologists.