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MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE

Kevin S. Crutchfield

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

 

Kevin S. Crutchfield (53) was appointed to our board of directors in November 2007 and elected as chief executive officer at the time of the merger with Foundation on July 31, 2009. He was named chairman on May 17, 2012. He also has served on the safety, health, environmental and sustainability committee since the m... (more)


Paul H. Vining

President

  

Paul H. Vining is president, a position he has held since April 2012. Prior to that time, he served as our executive vice president and chief commercial officer from May 2011 until April 2012. Before coming to Alpha in May 2011, he served as chief executive officer of White Oak Resources from October 2010 until April 2011. From July 2008 until September 2010, he served as president and chief operating officer of Patriot Coal ... (more)


Gary W. Banbury

Executive Vice President, Administration & Support Services

Gary W. Banbury is executive vice president, administration and support services, a position he has held since July 2013. Mr. Banbury is responsible for the company’s human resources strategy including talent management, compensation, benefits and employee relations. He also manages Running Right, corporate security, continuous improvement and corporate infrastructure. Prior to joining Alpha, Mr. Banbury served as executive vi... (more)


Philip J. Cavatoni

Executive Vice President & Chief Strategy Officer

  

Philip J. Cavatoni is executive vice president and chief strategy officer, a position he has held since August 2009. Prior to the merger with Foundation Coal in 2009, he served as Alpha's treasurer and executive vice president - finance and strategy from February 2009 through July 2009. Before joining Alpha, Mr. Cavatoni held various positions at J.P. Morgan since 1991. He last served as managing director and head of th... (more)


Vaughn R. Groves

Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
 

Vaughn R. Groves is executive vice president, general counsel, and secretary, a position he has held since August 2009. Prior to the merger with Foundation in July 2009, he served as senior vice president from February 2009 through July 2009, as vice president from September 2006 until February 2009, and as secretary and general counsel from November 2004 through July 2009. In addition to the legal department, also reporting to Mr. Groves are the safe... (more)


Michael J. Hubert

Senior Vice President, Communications, Government Affairs & Investor Relations

 

Michael J. Hubert is senior vice president, communications, government affairs and investor relations, a position he has held since joining Alpha in October 2011. Mr. Hubert is responsible for leading the company’s global communications, government affairs, investor relations, and community involvement efforts. Prior to joining Alpha, he served as vice president, U.S. public affairs and state government relations for Pfizer Inc., one of the... (more)


Brian D. Sullivan

Executive Vice President & Chief Commercial Officer
 

Brian D. Sullivan is executive vice president and chief commercial officer, a position he has held since September 2012. Mr. Sullivan has also served as president of Alpha Australia LLC since February 2011. He served for ten years as senior vice president and general counsel to The United Company, a private diversified holding company headquartered in Bristol, Virginia, as well as to that company’s subsidiaries in the coal, and oil and gas businesses. In this pos... (more)


Frank J. Wood

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

 

Frank J. Wood is executive vice president and chief financial officer, a position he has held since August 2009. Prior to that time, he served as senior vice president and chief financial officer of Foundation from August 2004 through July 2009. He served as senior vice president and chief financial officer of RAG American Coal Holding, Inc. from 1999 until August 2004. From 1993 to 1999, he was vice president and control... (more)