Eric Schwamberger is Vice President of the International Cyanide Management Institute. Immediately prior to joining the ICMI team in 2013, he was Manager, Environmental Affairs for Kinross Gold Corporation. He brings twenty years of success in managing Environmental, Health & Safety programs at mining and other industrial facilities throughout the world, including the United States, Canada, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. He has led corporate and facility programs, including ISO 14001 systems. Earlier in his career, Dr. Schwamberger worked on the environment team at BHP Billiton. A graduate of Purdue University, Dr. Schwamberger holds a Master of Science in Soil Science and Ph.D. in soil chemistry from the University of Kentucky.