Lance Steilman, CSP

Manager, Safety, Health & Security
Barrick Gold of North America
Lance Steilman

Lance Steilman was born and raised in Butte America (Butte, Montana) where he started his career in mining. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Occupational Safety & Health from Montana Tech of the University of Montana and is also a Certified Safety Professional (CSP). Lance has over 20 years of mining experience in both open pit and underground metal/non-metal operations from mines in Montana, Idaho, and Nevada.

Lance has been with Barrick Gold of North America since 2000 and is currently the Safety, Health & Security Manager for the Goldstrike mine in Northern Nevada. He has served Barrick as a Safety & Health professional in several capacities prior to becoming Manager, including Industrial Hygiene Coordinator, Division S & H Coordinator, Senior S & H Coordinator, S & H General Supervisor and serving as a S &H Superintendent at both the Goldstrike and Barrick Ruby Hill mines. Lance and his wife Nicole have 2 children, Gage10 and Trapper 9.

Barrick Goldstrike Mine operates with +2500 fulltime and contract employees. It has open pit, underground, and various process facilities all of which contribute to 1 million ounces of gold produced annually.