Vice President, Government Affairs, North America, Barrick
Christina Erling is the Vice President Government Affairs, North America for Barrick. As the primary advocate for Barrick in Washington, D.C., Carson City and Ottawa, she engages with a wide range of external stakeholders, including members of Congress, the administration and industry associations to identify, monitor and influence developments in public policy. She provides strategic direction, support and guidance regarding Barrick’s government relations efforts and on matters of reporting and compliance within the gold mining industry.
Christina holds a bachelor’s degree in Russian and Political Science from the University of New Hampshire. She serves on the board of the Nevada Mining Association, the Mining Association of Canada, and the Canadian American Business Council where she served as Chair from 2017-2019. She also serves on the board of the National Mining Association, where she has been appointed to the Executive Committee and is Vice Chair of the Minerals Policy Committee.