Nicole Preuss, Kinross Gold Corp.

Nicole Preuss

Nicole Preuss is a Senior Geologist with Kinross Gold Corporation at the Round Mountain Mine in Nevada.  In this role, she is responsible for near-mine exploration activities, the supervision of mine geologists and technicians, and the oversight of contract personnel.
Nicole has 19 years of experience in the mining industry and has worked in precious, base, and industrial minerals both in surface and underground operations.  Some of her previous work experience includes being an independent resource modeler consultant, a database manager for Freeport McMoRan’s Morenci Mine in Arizona, and the geologic assessment of numerous silica and clay deposits throughout North America with Unimin Corporation.

She is now a Geologist for the Missouri Department of Transportation, working in Springfield MO.  

Nicole has a B.S. in Geology from Central Missouri State University and a M.S. in Geology from Southern Illinois University. She is a Chartered Professional Member of the Australasian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy and is a Licensed Geologist.