McEwen Mining mourns loss of Director Leanne Baker


She was well known throughout the gold and silver mining industry.

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Company Announcement
via Globe Newswire
Wednesday, December 23, 2020

TORONTO -- McEwen Mining Inc. is deeply saddened to announce the passing of our dear friend and director of 15 years, Leanne Baker.

"I will miss Leanne's clear and wise counsel, her warm friendship, and courage. After her dear family, mining was one of her big passions and the industry has lost a valued champion," stated Rob McEwen, chairman and chief owner.

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General Counsel Carmen Diges remembers: "Leanne was a special person -- fearless, embodying strength of conviction and humanity while always sharing her experience and acumen so generously. I admired her greatly and wanted to share her last words to me: Never give up."

Chief Financial Officer Anna Ladd-Kruger said: "Very sad, a reminder of the loss of loved ones and that time is precious. Leanne was a trailblazer and an inspiration to all women in mining who follow in her footsteps."

Our sincere condolences go out to Leanne's family from everyone at McEwen Mining.

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