(1) Mr. Castro
and Ms. Makalskaya resigned effective as of October 1, 2013.
(2) Ms. Gaines was appointed Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Treasurer and Secretary on October 1, 2013 upon the resignation of Mr. Castro and Ms. Makalskaya.
Mr. Castro was Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary of the Company since its inception through October 1, 2013.
Mr. Castro joined Contango in March 2006 as Treasurer, was appointed Vice President and Treasurer in April 2006 and Chief Financial Officer in June 2010.
Prior to joining Contango, Mr. Castro was a Consultant for UHY Advisors TX, LP from 2004 to 2006.
From 2001 to 2004, Mr. Castro was a lead credit analyst for Dynegy Inc.
From 1997 to 2001, Mr. Castro worked as an auditor for Arthur Andersen LLP, where he specialized in energy companies.
Mr. Castro was honorably discharged from the U.S. Navy
in 1993 as an E-6, where he
served onboard a nuclear powered submarine.
Mr. Castro received a BBA in Accounting in 1997 from the University of Houston, graduating summa cum laude.
Mr. Castro is a Certified Public Accountant and Certified Fraud Examiner.