Emerald Resources (ASX:EMR) has announced the appointment of Shannon Campbell as Chief Financial Officer.

Emerald Resources says Ms Campbell, a Certified Practising Accountant with over 17 years experience in the resources sector, succeeds Brett Dunnachie who has transitioned into an Executive-Business Development role.

It also says Mc Campbell joined the company in 2019 as Financial Controller and has recently been in the position of Acting Chief Financial Officer. 

Emerald Resources' share price closed 2% higher today.