A World Class Royalty Company
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Board of Directors

Stanley Dempsey , , Independent Director

Chairman of the Board of Directors
Director Since: 1983

Stanley Dempsey has been in the mining business for more than forty years and is Chairman of Royal Gold, Inc. Previously, he was the Executive Chairman of the Board. Prior to serving as Executive Chairman, he was Chairman and CEO of Royal Gold. Before Royal Gold, Mr. Dempsey was with AMAX, Inc., where he held various engineering, legal, operating, and executive positions including Chairman of AMAX Australia Limited, Vice President of AMAX, Inc., Senior Vice President of Climax Molybdenum Company, Vice President of AMAX Exploration, Inc., Director of Environmental Affairs, and Division Attorney-Western Operations. During the period 1983-1986, Mr. Dempsey practiced law as a partner of the Washington D.C. firm of Arnold & Porter.

Mr. Dempsey received a B.S. degree in geology and a J.D. from the University of Colorado, completed the Program for Management Development at the Harvard Business School, and received an Honorary Doctor of Engineering degree from the Colorado School of Mines in May 2006.

Gordon J. Bogden , , Independent Director

Corporate Director and Retired Investment Banker
Director Since: 2011
Royal Gold Committee Membership:
Audit and Finance Committee
Compensation, Nominating and Governance Committee

Gordon Bogden is a corporate Director and former Vice Chairman, Mining & Metals, Standard Chartered Bank, which acquired Gryphon Partners Canada Inc., an independent investment bank that Mr. Bogden co-founded, and where he was President and Managing Partner, since 2008. He was Vice Chairman and Head of Global Metals and Mining at National Bank Financial from 2003 to 2007. Prior to this, he served as Senior Investment Banker with Beacon Group Advisors Inc. and, before that, as Director, Investment Banking for Newcrest Capital.

Mr. Bogden holds a B.Sc. degree, with honors, in Applied Science from Queen's University and an ICD.D from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto. He is a member of the Professional Engineers Ontario.

Craig Haase , , Independent Director

Retired Mining Executive
Director Since: 2007
Royal Gold Committee Membership:
Compensation, Nominating and Governance Committee

M. Craig Haase served for more than 15 years as Director, Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of Franco-Nevada Mining Corporation, a publicly-traded precious metals royalty company that merged with Newmont Mining Corporation in 2002. He served in a similar capacity at Euro-Nevada Mining from 1987 to 1999. Haase was also Chairman and CEO for Gold Marketing Corporation of America, Inc., a physical gold export company, from 1994 to 2002.

He received his J.D. degree from the University of Illinois and was engaged in private practice from mid 1971 to 1990.

William Hayes , , Independent Director

Retired Mining Executive
Director Since: 2008
Royal Gold Committee Membership:
Audit and Finance Committee

William Hayes served in various management positions with Placer Dome Inc. (“Placer”) for 18 years where he first worked in senior operational, corporate and finance roles in Chile and Canada. Later he served as Placer's Executive Vice President for Latin America and the United States. Before his tenure with Placer, he worked at Exxon Corporation in various domestic and international finance positions.

Mr. Hayes received B.A. and M.A. degrees in International Management from the American Graduate School of International Management and also completed an undergraduate degree in Political Science from the University of San Francisco.

Tony Jensen , , Inside Director

President and Chief Executive Officer
Director Since: 2004

Tony Jensen has over twenty five years of mining industry experience, and is President and Chief Executive Officer for Royal Gold, Inc. Before joining Royal Gold, Mr. Jensen was the Mine General Manager of the Cortez Joint Venture and spent eighteen years with Placer Dome. His extensive background in operations was developed both in the United States and Chile where he occupied several senior management positions.

Mr. Jensen holds a B.S. degree in Mining Engineering from South Dakota School of Mines and also holds a Certificate in Finance from Golden Gate University in San Francisco.

Kevin McArthur , , Independent Director

Vice Chair, Chief Executive Officer and Director of Tahoe Resources, Inc.
Director Since: 2014

Kevin McArthur founded Tahoe Resources Inc. and was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer on November 10, 2009. He was President, Chief Executive Officer and a director of Goldcorp from November 15, 2006 until his retirement on December 31, 2008. He was President and Chief Executive Officer of Glamis Gold Ltd. from January 1, 1998 and served in a variety of management positions with Glamis since 1988. Prior to working with Glamis, Mr. McArthur held various operating and engineering positions with BP Minerals and Homestake Mining Company.

He holds a B.S. in Mining Engineering from the University of Nevada. He is currently a Director of Pembrook Mining Corporation, and Royal Gold Inc.

Ronald J. Vance , , Independent Director

Retired Mining Executive
Director Since: 2013
Royal Gold Committee Membership:
Audit and Finance Committee
Compensation, Nominating and Governance Committee

Ron Vance retired as Senior Vice President, Corporate Development for Teck Resources Limited in early 2014. Prior to joining Teck in 2006, he was Managing Director/Senior Advisor for Rothschild Inc., where he led structured finance and investment banking teams responsible for advising clients in the natural resources sector on mergers and acquisitions, financings and other strategic initiatives. Before his tenure at Rothschild, he served as Vice President Marketing and later as Vice President Project Development at Newmont Mining Corporation.

Mr. Vance holds an MBA from Columbia University and a B.A. degree from Hobart College.