John E. Lushefski
John E. Lushefski has served as director since November 2018, and he has served as lead independent director and as chairman of the Board’s Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee since August 2019. He most recently served as a director of each of ANR, Inc. and Alpha Natural Resources Holdings, Inc. from July 2016 until November 2018. Mr. Lushefski previously served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Patriot Coal Corporation from 2012 to 2015, where he also served on the board of directors. Prior to Mr. Lushefski’s roles at Patriot Coal Corporation, he held numerous management and advisory positions with several large companies, including as a partner at BVisions Advisory LLP and as Chief Financial Officer for both Millennium Chemicals Inc. and Peabody Holding Company Inc. Additionally, Mr. Lushefski served on the board of directors of Suburban Propane, LP and Smith Corona Corporation and on the governance committee of Equistar Chemicals, L.P. He also acted as an advisory board member for East Coast Power Systems, Inc. and Restricted Stock Systems, Inc. Mr. Lushefski is a Certified Public Accountant and received a bachelor of science degree in business administration and accounting from Pennsylvania State University.