Ms. Harke has worked in mineral exploration for 25 years with experience in exploration program development and project management. She has worked extensively in uranium, diamond, gold, and base metals exploration programs across Canada on grass roots field programs to feasibility staged programs. She earned her B.Sc. Geology and M.Sc. Geology from Carleton University in Ottawa while working with the Geological Survey of Canada where she was involved with a technical research team investigating quaternary deposits in Nova Scotia, Ontario and British Columbia. Past employers include Diamondex Resources Ltd., Tahera Corporation, Lytton Minerals, BHP Minerals, Premier Minerals Ltd., and the Geological Survey of Canada. She joined the Fission Team as an independent consultant in 2008.