• Over 30 years experience in the mineral resource industry.
• Holds a B.A. in Geology from the University of Texas and a M.Sc. in Mineral Economics from the Colorado School of Mines.
• A director of South American Silver Corp.; President of Pan-Nevada Gold Corp. from 2002 to 2007; also the Manager/Member of Watson & Associates LLC since 1997.
• Currently President & CEO of NV Gold Corporation, a venture listed company with active exploration activities in Nevada and New Mexico USA.