Mr. Brennan is a Chartered Accountant with a distinguished 47-year career with Manitoba Hydro until his retirement in February, 2012. While at Manitoba Hydro, Mr. Brennan served in various positions culminating in his position as President and Chief Executive Officer from 1990 until his retirement. Mr. Brennan currently serves as Chairman of the Riverview Health Centre Foundation and as a director of Stars Aviation, First Peoples Economic Growth Fund and the Canadian National Institute for the Blind.
Mr. Berzins is a mining engineer with 30 years of experience in the mining industry having worked in gold, oil sands, coal and base metals. He previously held senior management positions with Sherwood Copper, Albian Sands and Suncor Energy and served as General Manager at several gold mining companies including Harmony Gold (Canada) Limited, Echo Bay Mining (Lupin Operations) and Miramar Con Mine. He is registered as a member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of the Province of Manitoba.
Mr. Ginn is a geologist with over 25 years of geological, mines management and executive experience with gold and base metal companies throughout North America. Mr. Ginn is currently President and CEO of SGX Resources and Executive Vice Chairman for San Gold Corporation, and is a co-founder of each. Previously, Mr. Ginn worked at Hudson Bay Mining and Smelting, GoldCorp, Granges, Westmin and was General Manager of Harmony Gold (Canada) before initiating the start-up of operations for San Gold at the Rice Lake Gold Project.
Mr. Power is a professional engineer with over 30 years of experience in the mining industry in Canada. A Chartered Financial Analyst he was formerly Vice-President of Corporate Development at Hemlo Gold Mines Inc., now Battle Mountain Gold Company.
Mr. Harapiak is President and Chief Operating Officer of Victory Nickel. He has held the position since March 2008. He has previously served in senior executive positions in major companies including Noranda Inc., Denison Mines Limited and Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan where he served as President and CEO.
Mr. Anderson is formerly a partner with the law firm of Gowlings LLP and its predecessor, Smith Lyons, from 1985 until March 2011. Previously served in various positions with major companies including John Labatt Limited, Swift Canadian Limited and Denison Mines Limited.