Michele Ashby, CEO of MiNE LLC, started her career as a mining analyst and stock broker in 1983. She graduated from Regis University in Denver, Colorado with a magna cum laude degree in Finance. From 1988 to 2005 Michele was CEO and founder of the Denver Gold Group, a trade association for the gold mining industry.
In 2005, Ms. Ashby left Denver Gold Group and started her own company, MiNE LLC, which organizes investor meetings for the natural resources, mining, and modern energy.
Michele Ashby is a member of the Board of Directors of McEwen Mining, American Stock Exchange listed (MUX), has served on The Children’s Hospital Oncology Advisory Board in Denver, Colorado, and is founder and president of Dani’s Foundation. Dani’s Foundation is a non-profit organization founded in memory of Michele’s daughter, Dani Stell, who passed away in 1999 from Ewing’s Sarcoma. The Foundation’s mission is to find a cure, and improved treatment for Ewing’s Sarcoma.
Michele and her husband, Keith, reside in Denver, Colorado. Both she and Keith are Denver natives. Michele’s very colorful past include her status as a world-class athlete in ultrarunning and indoor rowing. She enjoys reading, mountain hikes, bike rides, and skiing.
Vice President of Operations
Carla Cervi was born and raised in Denver, Colorado. She spent 20 years in California, where she raised three children. In 2003 she returned to Denver and has been a member of the MiNE LLC team since 2006. As senior member of the MiNE LLC Team (in more ways than one) Carla has watched the company grow and mature and looks forward to her twilight years with MiNE LLC. Carla enjoys reading, springtime in the Rockies and contemplating the meaning of life with her bull terrier, Gia Marie.
Liz Winsted is a Colorado native. She attended the University of Colorado at Boulder and graduated with a degree in Journalism and Business. After graduating, she worked for awhile in Project and Construction Management as well as Internet Marketing. Liz joined the MiNE LLC team in July 2009. She currently resides in Denver, Colorado and in her free time loves spending time with her family, friends, boyfriend and two kittens Jack & Jill.
Director of Project Support
Heather Librande is also a native of Colorado. She graduated from Gonzaga University and received her Masters of Public Policy from the University of Denver. She became a part of the MiNE LLC team in April 2010. She resides in Littleton, Colorado with her husband, Cory, and Wheaton Terrier, Sam. She enjoys spending her free time outdoors and reading a good book.