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Britt Banks

Executive Director, Getches-Wilkinson Center

401UCB
2450 Kittredge Loop Road
Wolf Law Building
Boudler, CO  80309
Phone: (303) 492-1288
E-mail: Britt.Banks@Colorado.EDU

  • Center management and administration - serve as the day-to-day leader
  • Fundraising - primary responsibility for general fundraising
  • External relation and outreach - develop and facilitate programmatic activities
  • Conferences, workshops, and special events - initiate and oversee
Bio:

For over 20 years, Britt Banks has been a leader in the international natural resources sector, as a corporate executive, attorney, consultant, and teacher; having most recently taught at Tokyo's Waseda University. He had previously taught at Colorado Law, where he graduated in 1988, and has served for many years on the GWC Advisory Board. In 2008, he retired as Executive Vice President, Legal and External Affairs, at Denver-based Newmont Mining Corporation. Britt continues to co-chair the Global Agenda Council on Responsible Mineral Resource Development at the World Economic Forum in Geneva, and was a founding member of the Forum's Partnering Against Corruption Initiative (PACI) Task Force. He has also held numerous leadership positions with the International Council on Mining and Minerals (ICMM), a London-based industry association working to improve member performance in the areas of sustainable development, environmental stewardship, employee health and safety, materials management, and social responsibility.