Joanna Pearson is an audit partner at Deloitte & Touche LLP. Joanna has over fifteen years experience of public accounting experience including specific expertise in the mining industry and with public companies. She has experience in assisting clients in Canadian and U.S. securities filings, and a range of experience in assessing complex accounting and reporting issues under both Canadian and US GAAP. Joanna has experience in dealing with the requirements with respect to Sarbanes Oxley as well as related projects with respect to the internal controls over financial reporting. Joanna’s clients include Yamana Gold Inc., First Majestic Silver Corp. and Scorpio Mining Corporation.