Ms. Dowdall joined the Board of Directors in 2011 and has over 30 years’ experience in the legal field, including experience as a practicing lawyer and as a senior executive in the resource sector.
Ms. Dowdall is a consultant to Franco-Nevada, working on Special Projects. Previously, she was Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary of Franco-Nevada Corporation, and prior to the IPO of Franco-Nevada, Ms. Dowdall had a 20 year association with the royalty portfolio assets of Franco-Nevada, including serving as an Officer of Newmont Capital from 2002 to 2007.
Ms. Dowdall holds a B.A. (Hons.) from the University of Calgary and an LL.B, from Osgoode Hall at York University. Ms. Dowdall was the recipient of the 2011 Canadian General Counsel Award for Business Achievement and currently sits on the Boards of NovaGold Resources Inc. and Olivut Resources Ltd.
Committees: Governance & Corporate Compensation (Chair), Audit & Risk, Environmental, Health & Safety