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Located throughout Virginia, West Virginia, Kentucky, Pennsylvania and Wyoming, we are always looking for great people to join our team. We are a "people-first" company that adheres to the highest standards of excellence. When you join our team, you join our family.
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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)

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, corporate infrastructure, safety, information technology and strategic sourcing. Prior ... (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. Additionally, he was named Treasurer in May 2014. 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. ... (more)

Richard Verheij

Executive Vice President, General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

Richard Verheij is Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, a position he has held since August, 2014. Prior to joining Alpha, Mr. Verheij was General Counsel of UST, Inc., parent of U.S. Tobacco Company, and Magnum Coal Company. Following the acquisition of Magnum by Patriot Coal in 2008, he served as a legal consultant to Patriot, where he focused extensively on legal and environmental issues for the company. In addition to... (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)