Management and Directors

ELN Management

Harry Barr
Chairman, CEO and Director

Mr. Barr has over 30 years of experience in the mining industry, founding Freegold Ventures Limited (retired Oct 2007), Canalaska Uranium Ltd. (retired June 2007), Pacific North West Capital Corp. (currently President and CEO), and Fire River Gold Corp. (retired March 2011). Over the last 15 years, Mr. Barr has acted in various management capacities for El Nino Ventures Inc. (currently Chairman and CEO), and Next Gen Metals Inc. (currently President and CEO) and Southern Sun Minerals (currently Chairman). Mr. Barr is on the Board of Directors of Pacific North West Capital Corp., El Nino Ventures Inc., Next Gen Metals Inc., Southern Sun Minerals Inc. and Copper Reef Mining Corp. Mr. Barr has created shareholder value by building teams to assist him in corporate finance, project acquisition, and exploration and development of mineral projects in 9 countries and 3 continents. As a CEO, he has guided his management teams to complete over 100 option joint venture agreements with major, mid-tier, and junior mining companies.


Robert Guanzon
Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Guanzon, CPA, CMA, has been in the field of accounting for more than 25 years. He has been involved in the financial reporting of pharmaceutical manufacturing business, research & development, real estate/property management, project building construction and junior mining exploration companies. Mr. Guanzon holds a Bachelor's degree in Accountancy - Certified Public Accountant (Philippines) and a member of Certified Management Accountants Society of BC. He brings extensive experience in dealing with financial matters and corporate strategy.


Charlotte Brown
Corporate Secretary

Ms. Brown is an administrator with over 15 years of experience in the corporate and securities industries in both public and private sectors. Ms. Brown has previously held positions as corporate secretary and corporate assistant for publicly traded companies. She currently holds the position of Corporate Secretary for El Nino Ventures and Pacific North West Capital Corp.


Gordon Chunett

Mr. Chunnett has extensive global experience in platinum group metal (PGM) operations, exploration and mine development, with particular emphasis on Southern Africa. He has served with Anglo Platinum Limited for approximately 31 years as Head of Platinum Geology and Exploration. Mr. Chunnett has unparalleled experience in the Bushveld and Great Dyke, which served well for the exploration projects that he headed up in Brazil, Canada, Russia, China, Zimbabwe and elsewhere.


Gary Moore, MBA, BComm.

Mr. Moore is a Director of Goldcliff Resource Corporation and Freegold Ventures Limited. He is a graduate from the University of British Columbia from the Faculty of Commerce (1976) and from the Masters of Business Administration program (1982). He has held junior and senior executive positions with various companies, including Trionics Technology Ltd., Trivest Management Inc., Global Securities Corporation, Pacific International Securities Inc. and HTI Ventures Corp.


Michael Neumann, P. Eng.

Since 1993, Mr. Neumann has been Proprietor of Neumann Engineering and Mining Services, Inc. providing international engineering services focusing primarily on underground hard rock engineering facets such as mine design, productivity improvements, rock mechanics, second opinions, peer reviews and other types of studies.

Mr. Neumann is a graduate of Haileybury School of Mines and Michigan Technological University (Mining Engineering Degree) a member of the Canadian Institute of Mining, the International Society of Rock Mechanics and the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario. Concurrent with his current position, from 2003 to 2006, Mr. Neumann was Director and Chief Operating Officer of Silver Eagle Mines Inc., a TSX listed Canadian-based silver exploration and development company. Prior to this Mr. Neumann was Co- Founder and Director of the Engineering Seismology Group Inc. based in Kingston, Ontario. His early industry experience includes positions of Chief Engineer at Campbell Red Lake Mines and Underground Superintendent at Barrick's Holt McDermott Mine.