Ms. Zara Boldt is a professional accountant (CPA, CGA) who has served as the senior financial executive for several publicly-traded companies in Canada over the course of her career. Currently, Ms. Boldt is the CFO & Corporate Secretary for Lucara Diamond Corp. and a director and Chair of the Audit Committee for both Bluestone Resources Inc. and Gold Standard Ventures Corp. Before Lucara, she served as the CFO & Corporate Secretary for Kaminak Gold Corporation where she was responsible for corporate due diligence and the negotiation, documentation and execution of a plan of arrangement for an acquisition transaction valued at $520 million. Prior to Kaminak, Ms. Boldt served as the Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer for Stornoway Diamond Corporation where she was a member of the senior management team responsible for arranging financing in excess of $900 million for the development of the Renard Diamond Mine in Quebec. In addition, Ms. Boldt served as the Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary for Strongbow Exploration Inc. for a number of years. Ms. Boldt has a Bachelor of Arts degree (History) from the University of Puget Sound (1994) and she earned a professional accounting designation in 2002.