Joe PhillipsBoard Member & COO

    * Joe Phillips is Vice President of Operations for Laguna Gold and a member of Minera Tres Valles board.

    * During the course of his career, he has gained vast experience in the mining industry. He has served as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Lydian International Limited; Chief Restructing Officer (CRO) of Carpathian Gold Inc.; Chief Development Officer (CDO) of Coeur Mining, Inc.; and Senior Vice President, Project Development of Pan American Silver Corp., among many other positions.

    * He graduated from the Colorado School of Mines with the title of Geological Engineer, and holds the Engineering Management degree from the University of South Florida.