Jess Staffen

Jess Staffen, SRC
Corporate
Job Title
Communications Specialist

Jess was born and raised in the Yukon. He recently made the move with his family to the greener pastures Saskatchewan, after seeing the opportunity and growth the province offered. He holds a degree in Political Science with a minor in International Studies from the University of Northern British Columbia. He has held various positions as a policy analyst, including for the Yukon Government and Yukon University, as well as being appointed to the position of Senior Advisor to three Ministers of Health and to the Office of the Premier. He enjoys spending his free time coaching boxing and whitewater paddle boarding.

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ree metal smelting ladle at SRC
January 16, 2023
written by Jess Staffen
Metal smelting is one of the key parts of the rare earth element (REE) supply chain that is currently being developed by SRC. The metal smelting process is not a new concept or practice, but its use for REEs, especially in North America, is fairly recent. Learn how SRC is using metal smelting in its Rare Earth Processing Facility.