Ted Crumley, Chairman
Research and Development
Hecla mining company
United States Minor Outlying Islands
Ted Crumley has served as Chairman of the Board since May 2006 and as a director of the Company since 1995. Mr. Crumley served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of OfficeMax Incorporated (a distributor of office products) from January 2005 until his retirement in December 2005 and as Senior Vice President from November 2004 to January 2005. Prior to that, Mr. Crumley was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Boise Cascade Corporation (a wood and paper company) from 1994 to 2004.