An accomplished analyst, author, and speaker, Jeff Clark is a globally recognized authority on precious metals. The son of an award-winning gold panner, with family-owned mining claims in California, Arizona and Nevada, Jeff has deep roots in the industry. An active investor, with a love of writing, Jeff eventually became a mining industry analyst, including 10 years as senior editor for the world-renowned publication BIG GOLD. Jeff has been a regular conference speaker, including at Cambridge House, the Silver Symposium, New Orleans and many others. He provides free mining stock analysis at TheGoldAdvisor.com, market commentary at GoldSilver.com, serves on the advisory board at Strategic Wealth Preservation in Grand Cayman, and covers mining stocks for Silver Chartist.