Briana Gunn

Briana Gunn

Briana Gunn

Company: Newmont Mining

Job title: Director of Environmental Affairs, Sustainability & External Relations


Briana Gunn is an environmental director for Newmont Mining Corporation.  She has devoted her career to supporting mining through the full life cycle identifying and mitigating risks around water management.  She holds a BS/MS in Civil Engineering from the University of Colorado and holds a professional engineer licensure in US states.  She has extensive experience in planning, design, and closure.  She works in corporate Sustainability & External Relations managing compliance with environmental standards, implementing long-term strategies, supporting capacity building and collaborating on projects to ensure alignment with Newmont standards and objectives.   Her recent activities with Newmont include supporting implementation of the sustainable practices around water, waste, chemical and land management. Briana is a member of several organizations outside of work participating in local and global seminars, workshops and organizations that support collaboration across the mining industry to strengthen performance.


Water Stewardship as a Competitive Advantage: Identifying the Most Ideal Sustainable Water Management Strategies 11:35 am

Reviewing global water strategy and how we want to look in 5 – 10 years Shifting into water stewardship outside the fence line to reduce water reuse Managing risk by setting watershed-based targets and working with NGOsRead more

day: 9 April 2019