Leadership

Gary Heasley

CEO of Mesabi Metallics Company LLC

Mr. Heasley became CEO of Mesabi Metallics in August 2018 and brings a broad background in finance and accounting, with experience in auditing, project finance, operations management, mergers and acquisitions, and investment banking.

John Oram

CFO of Mesabi Metallics Company LLC

Mr. Oram joined Mesabi Metallics in 2018 and brings 12 years of experience in the oil and gas industry serving in advising and investment roles – totaling $5 billion in transactions. Oram has previously consulted clients including BP and Shell while specializing in capital structure optimization, reporting, investment, and analysis. In addition, Oram serves as board chair for Mesabi Metallics.

William Everett

Chief Engineer of Mine

Mr. Everett has been associated with the Mesabi Metallics Company LLC since 2010.  Mr. Everett has over 40 years of professional experience in the taconite industry on the Mesabi Range, with background experience in geology, mine engineering, and mine operations.  He oversees the project’s mineral resources, mine planning activities, mine engineering work, future mine production equipment selection, and mine equipment maintenance analysis.

David Sorby

Senior Manager of Site

Mr. Sorby directs department heads on each stage of the construction project to ensure successful completion. Additionally, he monitors Mesabi Metallics Company LLC’s overall business activities to ensure operational excellence. He has been with the Mesabi project since 2010 and has 25 years of management experience in construction, operations, and maintenance.