Jamie Janotta joined Western Potash Corp. (“Western”) in May 2023 as Operations Director for the Milestone Potash Phase 1 Project (the “Project”).
Mr. Janotta brings over 40 years of potash processing and operational experience to the Project. Mr. Janotta started his professional career at the world’s largest solution potash mine - Mosaic Potash Belle Plaine Mine - having served there for 30 years as, progressively, Wet Process Supervisor, Maintenance Manager, Minefield Manager, Refinery Manager and Commissioning Manager. Over the past decade, Mr. Janotta has been actively involved in consulting for many other potash projects in the areas of processing and commissioning, including Michigan Potash, K+S Potash, Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan and Vale Potash, etc. He has demonstrated a strong track record, in his various roles, of increasing refinery capacity, reducing operational costs and improving product quality and safety performance, among others.
Mr. Janotta graduated from the University of Saskatchewan majoring in Chemical Engineering with a Bachelor of Science degree.