Dennis McDowell is a co-founder of Great American Minerals, Inc. and has served as a Director and the President since the company’s conversion to corporate form in April, 2003. He is also President, CEO and Director of Great American Minerals Exploration, Inc., a closely held natural resources company holding properties in Alaska.
From 1983 to 2002 Mr. McDowell held various executive positions with Fred Meyer, Inc., a major regional retailer, culminating in his position as Vice President – Regional Director of Stores from 1996 to 2002. From 1997 to 1999 he co-founded and was an officer and director of Golden Phoenix Minerals, Inc, a publicly held natural resources company. In addition, Dennis acts in an advisory capacity on a number of Salt Lake City, Utah advisory boards including Junior Achievement of Utah, Boys and Girls Club and the Discovery Gateway Project.