Anne Beckelheimer, Vice President, Tax

Anne Beckelheimer joined Coeur as Director of Tax in June 2015. Mrs. Beckelheimer came to Coeur from Royal Gold, Inc. where she served as Tax Director and was responsible for all tax matters. Previously, she served Newmont Mining Corporation as Senior Manager, Global Tax Accounting. She began her career with KPMG LLP. Mrs. Beckelheimer is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Business degree from Baylor University and a Masters of Taxation degree from the University of Denver.

Jess Birtcher, Vice President, Internal Audit

Jess was appointed to his current position in March 2017. Prior to this he served as Coeur's Controller beginning in 2013. Jess is finance professional with CPA and CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor) designations.  ​Before joining Coeur, Mr. Birtcher served as Financial Services Director for Rio Tinto, a public global mining company, for six and a half years, where he was a leader for many of the finance activities for the company’s North American business units. He has also held senior financial positions at Safeco Insurance Company.  Mr. Birtcher holds a B.S. in accounting and a Masters of Accountancy from Brigham Young University.

Robyn G. Koyner, Vice President, Assistant General Counsel, and Assistant Secretary

Robyn Koyner

is Coeur's Vice President, Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary. She joined Coeur in June 2013 as Senior Counsel. Before joining Coeur, Ms. Koyner was a ​partner in the Corporate and Securities group of the Chicago office of DLA Piper, LLP.  She has extensive experience in public and private mergers and acquisitions transactions and securities offerings, joint ventures and other strategic agreements, corporate finance, SEC compliance and corporate governance matters. Before joining DLA, Ms. Koyner was an associate in the Capital Markets group at Vedder, Price, Kaufman & Kammholz in Chicago and an associate in the Corporate group of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan, LLP in New York.  ​Ms. Koyner holds a B.A. in International Studies from Johns Hopkins University and a law degree from the University of Michigan Law School.

Courtney R. B. Lynn, Vice President, Investor Relations and Treasurer

Courtney Lynn joined Coeur as Treasurer in April 2013 and was appointed to also lead Coeur’s Investor Relations team in June 2016. Before ​joining Coeur, Ms. Lynn served as a Vice President within J.P. Morgan’s Global Corporate Bank where she worked with and advised Metals & Mining and Retail clients on balance sheet funding, FX and rate hedging, equipment financing, treasury services and investments. She previously spent over seven years in Investment Banking, most recently as a Vice President, in J.P. Morgan’s and Bear Stearns’ Metals & Mining Groups where she focused on capital markets financing and merger & acquisition activity in the precious and base metal subsectors. Ms. Lynn has been a member of the LBMA Silver Price Oversight Committee since April 2015. ​Ms. Lynn holds Bachelor of Science degrees in Finance and Economics from New York University’s Stern School of Business.

Alberto Reyes, Vice President, Latin America Operations

Alberto Reyes joined Coeur in 2015 as our Vice President of Latin America Operations. He has years of experience leading large global operations and developing teams with records of success in health and safety, stakeholder relations, and production improvements. Before joining Coeur, he served as General Manager of Operations at Mineração Aurizona, Luna Gold Corp., where he led the roll out of new health and safety programs and the introduction of new corporate governance and operational procedures​, and held the role of Principal Mining Engineer at GoldFields, Ltd., assisting the technical services team in South America, Africa, Australia and Asia standardizing systems, maintaining corporate governance, conducting due diligence and feasibility studies. He has worked in management roles at mines in Indonesia, South Africa and Canada.  Mr. Reyes holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mining Engineering from Laurentian University in Sudbury, Ontario.

Marcio Torres Ribeiro, Vice President, Information Technology

Marcio Torres Ribeiro joined Coeur as Vice President of Information and Technology in April 2013.  Mr. Ribeiro has many years of business-IT experience and a solid track record of leading large scale IT and business transformation programs to enable business growth. Before joining, Coeur, Mr. Ribeiro worked for Aryzta Ag, a global food business and specialty bakery based in Zurich, Switzerland where he was responsible for all aspects of IT across 16 manufacturing centers and 37 distribution centers in 10 countries.  ​Mr. Ribeiro ​holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from the Universidade Estacio de Sa in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Terry Smith, Vice President, North American Operations

Terry Smith joined Coeur as our Vice President, North American Operations in 2014. Prior to joining Coeur, he served as Vice President of Project Development and Assessments of Hunter Dickenson Inc.. Mr. Smith has managed projects ranging from scoping to the feasibility level, coordinated field investigations, metallurgy laboratory testing and engineering design. He also has significant experience in strategic project planning and due diligence reviews for potential acquisitions including environmental, metallurgical, geotechnical and mining inputs. Mr. Smith has also served as Manager of Operations Support for Barrick Gold Corporation in Toronto and as Senior Mining Engineer for Teck Cominco Ltd. in Vancouver. ​Mr. Smith holds a Bachelor of Mining Engineering from Laurentian University in Sudbury, Ontario.

Mark A. Spurbeck, Vice President, Finance and Chief Accounting Officer

Mark Spurbeck joined Coeur in May 2013 and serves as the Company’s Vice President, Finance and Chief Accounting Officer.  Mr. Spurbeck previously spent eight years at Newmont Mining Corporation where he was Group Executive, Assistant Controller, previously holding the positions of Senior Director, Financial Reporting and Director, Accounting Research.  Mr. Spurbeck spent the first nine years of his career with Deloitte & Touche LLP.  Mr. Spurbeck is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Hillsdale College. 

Ken Watkinson, Vice President, Corporate Controller

Ken Watkinson was named Vice President, Corporate Controller in March 2017. He joined Coeur in September 2013 as Director of Financial Reporting. Mr. Watkinson came to Coeur from HSBC North America where he managed SEC reporting for HSBC USA, Inc. He previously served as Senior Manager of SEC Reporting for Baxter International Inc. and Manager of Consolidations and Reporting for Kraft Foods, Inc. Mr. Watkinson is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Northeastern Illinois University

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