Donald A. Pattalock, Managing Member & General Partner
Mr. Pattalock has over 20 years of experience in real estate, land resources, and development. A geologist by education and a businessman by career, he has experience in raw land development, water rights, mining and exploration. Currently he is a Managing Member of Property Owners Group, LLC, which is developing a 1700ac property within the City of Reno, Nevada for a master planned community development. Mr. Pattalock is also a Member of Conduit, LLC, (serving as President and Authorized Member (2011-2014)), which through it ownership of New Nevada Resources, LLC and New Nevada Lands, LLC, owns and manages 1,250,000 acres of mineral rights & royalties and 450,000 acres of surface rights in Northern Nevada. Mr. Pattalock served as President and Authorized Member (2011-2014) for New Nevada Resources, LLC and New Nevada Lands, LLC. Mr. Pattalock is currently serving as a Director of Nevada Iron Ltd., (TSX: NVR, ASX: NVI) a publicly traded iron mining company.
Prior to joining Conduit, LLC, Mr. Pattalock served as Vice President of Nevada Land and Resource Company, LLC and Vidler Water Company, Inc. (wholly owned subsidiaries of PICO Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PICO)). Mr. Pattalock has managed the permitting and development of large-scale natural gas power plants, municipal water supply projects and land acquisition/disposition programs in the western United States. Mr. Pattalock is also an Adjunct Professor, College of Engineering at the University of Nevada Reno. Mr. Pattalock has a Bachelors Degree in Geology from California State University, Sacramento and a Masters Degree in Mineral Exploration from University of Leicester, England.