Goldbelt Announces Interim President and CEO
Juneau, Alaska – Goldbelt Incorporated announces Elliot “Chuck” Wimberly as the interim President and Chief Executive Officer after the departure of Richard Irwin at the end of the year. Wimberly has served as a Senior Vice President since 2010 and was Goldbelt's interim President and CEO in 2011. Wimberly has 10 years of experience as a senior executive with Alaska Native Corporations.
“Goldbelt is looking to provide continuity and stability to our customers, clients, and employees while we begin the search for a new President and CEO,” said Lori Grant, Chairwoman of the Board. “I have the utmost confidence in Chuck’s ability to lead our company and continue the positive growth we have experienced in the past years.”
In his career, Wimberly served as the Vice President of Corporate Development and Government Relations for the Southern Ute Tribe as part of their GF Private Equity Group in Durango, CO. Additionally, Wimberly has more than 20 years of experience in government service, having retired from the U.S. intelligence community.