Tanya Badenhorst is a Geologist with 18 years of experience across the UK, Ghana, Ireland and Australia. Tanya completed a Bachelor of Geology with Honours from the University of Portsmouth, UK. Tanya started her career as a geologist in London for Chevron Oil. Moving into gold exploration for a small company in the UK she was quickly posted to Ghana for two years working in the prestigious Ashanti Goldfields. Back in the UK for four years working as a Geo Environmental Engineer for global company WSP Environmental. Two years spent in Ireland allowed Tanya to move back into mineral exploration as a Geologist on both Lisheen and Galmoy Pb-Zn mines. A move to Adelaide in 2006 where Tanya worked as Project Geologist for South Australian based Adelaide Resources and Marmota Energy, looking after predominantly copper gold tenements and undertaking tenement management. Tanya went on to work for Thor Mining as a GIS Geologist, FIFO Geologist for Northern Cobalt and Euro Exploration. Tanya joined AMETS in March 2019 where she is tasked with Geological Reporting, GIS and Tenement Management in South Australia and New South Wales.