El Capitan Precious Metals announced that the board of directors has been expanded to include two additional positions and named John Balding and Robert Shirk as new directors. A. Blair Dunn has been named corporate counsel. Dunn replaces Arly Richau, who stepped down from that position in late October. Balding’s career has run the gamut from data processing and military intelligence to commercial lending. Shirk has served as CFO for an Iowa-based real estate organization for more than 40 years. Dunn is a founding partner of Western Agriculture, Resource and Business Advocates.