Andrew Lye, Project Director

Andrew leads the Resolution Copper team and its work to plan and permit a safe, environmentally sensitive mine. Before he came to Resolution Copper, Andrew led the La Granja copper project in Peru. He has been with Rio Tinto since 2000 and has led operational and technical teams across the globe, working in Peru, Madagascar and Australia. He has a bachelor of science in Geology and Geomorphology from Macquarie University.

Sterling Hundley, Financial Operations Officer

Sterling Hundley handles Resolution Copper’s financial planning, reporting, accounting and treasury work. He has been with Resolution Copper for 13 years, has over two decades of finance experience and spent 16 years with ConocoPhillips, where he led financial reporting the company’s Risk Management and Remediation team. Sterling is a certified public accountant and holds a bachelor of science in Finance from Arizona State University.

Victoria Peacey, Senior Manager of Environment, Permitting & Approvals 

Vicky manages all federal, state and local agency approvals, agreements and permits and makes sure we are sensitive to the environment and cultural heritage as we plan the proposed Resolution Copper mine and that the mine is operated in a way that preserves and protects the natural surroundings. Vicky has worked in mining for approximately 20 years at reclamation sites, operations and projects across the United States and, before she came to Resolution Copper, managed environmental affairs and permitting for a proposed mine in Michigan. She has a bachelor’s degree in Applied Science and a master of science in Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Chris Lilley, Manager, Health, Safety and Environmental 

We are committed to ensuring that Resolution Copper is always a safe place to work, and Chris leads our systematic efforts in this area, which is our first priority. He joined Resolution Copper in 2018, and we are benefiting from his experience in health, safety and the mining industry. Most recently, he was with the Rio Tinto Kennecott mine in Utah, which earned the National Mining Association’s (NMA) 2014 Sentinels of Safety Award.

Filomena Cornelio, Manager, Communities, Social Performance & Communications

Filomena manages the Resolution Copper team that executes our Partner to Operate strategy to deliver business value and shared benefits through partnerships with communities. For 18 years, Filomena has worked on community development projects in the United States and internationally. Before she came to Resolution Copper, she spent nearly a decade as a corporate citizenship practitioner within the oil and gas industry. She has a Master of Arts degree in International Affairs and a Master of Science degree in Environmental Studies & Sustainability Sciences.