People: Walter Energy Inc (WLT)

WLT on New York Consolidated

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30 Jul 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Michael Tokarz

65 2006 Presiding Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board

Walter Scheller

53 2011 Chief Executive Officer, Director

William Harvey

56 2013 Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President

Daniel Cartwright

61 2012 President - Canadian Operations

Richard Donnelly

59 2012 President of Jim Walter Resources Inc.

Earl Doppelt

60 2013 Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Thomas Lynch

58 2012 Senior Vice President - Human Resources

Michael Madden

62 2012 Senior Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer

Kevin Harrigan

36 2014 Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Corporate Controller

Mary Henderson

63 2013 Independent Director

Jerry Kolb

78 2003 Independent Director

Patrick Kriegshauser

52 2006 Independent Director

Joseph Leonard

70 2011 Independent Director

Graham Mascall

68 2011 Independent Director

Bernard Rethore

72 2002 Independent Director

A. Wagner

63 2007 Independent Director

Mark Tubb

Vice President - Investor Relations

Biographies

Name Description

Michael Tokarz

Mr. Michael T. Tokarz is Presiding Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board of Walter Energy Inc since December 2006. Since 2002, Mr. Tokarz has been a member of The Tokarz Group, LLC, a private merchant bank. Prior to this, from 1996, Mr. Tokarz was a senior General Partner and Administrative Partner at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., a private equity firm specializing in management buyouts. Mr. Tokarz received a Bachelor of Arts degree with high distinction in Economics and a Master of Business Administration degree in Finance from the University of Illinois. In 2007, Mr. Tokarz was honored by the Outstanding Directors Exchange (ODX) as an Outstanding Director of the Year. During the last five years, Mr. Tokarz has served as a director of Walter Investment Management Corp., a mortgage servicer and mortgage portfolio owner (2009-present), Mueller Water Products, Inc., a manufacturer and marketer of water infrastructure and flow control products (2006-present), MVC Capital, Inc., a registered investment company (2004-present), CNO Financial Group, Inc., an insurance provider (2003-present), IDEX Corporation, a manufacturer of engineered specialty industrial products (1987-present), and Dakota Growers Pasta Company, Inc., a manufacturer and marketer of dry pasta products (2004-2010).

Walter Scheller

Mr. Walter J. Scheller, III, is Chief Executive Officer, Director of Walter Energy Inc. He was appointed the Company's Chief Executive Officer in September 2011 after having served approximately fifteen months as President and Chief Operating Officer of the Company's primary subsidiary, Jim Walter Resources, Inc. He joined Walter Energy from Peabody Energy Corporation, where he served as Senior Vice President-Strategic Operations from June 2006 to June 2010. Prior to his career at Peabody, Mr. Scheller worked for CNX Gas Corporation as Vice President and, prior to that, at Consol Energy where he held a number of executive and operational roles, the last of which was Vice President-Operations. Mr. Scheller holds a Juris Doctor degree from Duquesne University, a Master of Business Administration degree from University of Pittsburgh—Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mining Engineering from West Virginia University.

William Harvey

Mr. William G. Harvey is Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice President of Walter Energy Inc. He joined the Company in July 2012, succeeding Robert P. Kerley who then served as Interim Principal Financial Officer. Mr. Harvey previously worked at Resolute Forest Products Inc. ("Resolute"), a global producer of newsprint, coated and specialty papers, market pulp and wood products, where he held several senior positions, most recently from 2008 to 2011, as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. From 2004 to 2007, Mr. Harvey was the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Bowater Inc. ("Bowater"), now a subsidiary of Resolute. From 1998 to 2004, Mr. Harvey served as Bowater's Vice President and Treasurer and from 1995 to 1998, as Vice President and Treasurer of Avenor Inc. ("Avenor") prior to Avenor's acquisition by Bowater. Mr. Harvey earned his Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario and a Masters in Business Administration in finance from the University of Toronto.

Daniel Cartwright

Mr. Daniel P. Cartwright is no longer President - Canadian Operations of Walter Energy Inc., effective July 31, 2014. Mr. Cartwright joined Walter Energy in July 2011 as Vice President, Underground Mining Operations. With more than 39 years of mining experience, he previously worked for Peabody from January 2011 to December 2011 as Vice President, Operations Support—Powder River Basin and Southwest where he supported six large mines across Wyoming, New Mexico and Arizona. Prior to that, from May 2004 to December 2010 Mr. Cartwright was Operations Director—North Antelope Rochelle Operations Unit, Peabody's flagship operation. He also served Shell Mining Company for more than 15 years in various positions, the last of which was President, Shell/Marrowbone Development Company. Mr. Cartwright graduated summa cum laude from University of Missouri—Rolla with a Bachelor of Science degree in mining engineering.

Richard Donnelly

Mr. Richard A. Donnelly is President of Jim Walter Resources Inc., a subsidiary of Walter Energy, Inc. After most recently serving as Vice President, Engineering at JWR since March 2003. Beginning his career with the Company in 1977, Mr. Donnelly has experience in all aspects of the mining business. He has held numerous positions within the engineering and operations areas of various Walter Energy properties, including Deputy Mine Manager and Mine Manager positions as well as Vice President, Operations. Mr. Donnelly holds a Bachelor of Science degree in mining engineering from the University of Missouri—Rolla.

Earl Doppelt

Mr. Earl H. Doppelt is Executive Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of Walter Energy, Inc. With more than 30 years of legal experience, he joined the Company from Information Services Group, Inc. where he served as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary from December 2006 to May 2010. Mr. Doppelt has also served as the senior legal officer of other global companies, including The Nielsen Corporation (formerly VNU), ACNielsen Corporation, The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation and Paramount Communications Inc. He is a summa cum laude graduate of Cornell Law School and University of Rochester.

Thomas Lynch

Mr. Thomas J. Lynch is Senior Vice President - Human Resources of Walter Energy, Inc. Mr. Lynch has over 25 years of experience in Human Resources including labor and employee relations, performance management, recruitment and retention. Prior to joining us, Mr. Lynch was the Vice President, Human Resources for NRG Energy, Inc. He started his career as a labor attorney then moved to IBM for 18 years where he held a series of progressively responsible Human Resources positions. Mr. Lynch holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the State University of New York at Oswego, and a Juris Doctor degree from New York Law School.

Michael Madden

Mr. Michael T. Madden is Senior Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer of Walter Energy Inc. Michael was appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer in May 2012 after serving as Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing since February 2010 and Vice President, Marketing, Transportation, and Quality Control since 1997 for the Company's primary subsidiary, Jim Walter Resources. Prior to beginning his career with the Company in 1997, Mr. Madden held various management positions in the coal industry for both the domestic and export markets from 1974 through 1996. He is a member of the National Mining Association, the Alabama Coal Association, and the Coal Trade Association of New York, and he previously served as a director of the Coal Exporters Association. Mr. Madden holds a bachelor's degree in marketing from St. Bonaventure University.

Kevin Harrigan

Mr. Kevin M. Harrigan is Chief Accounting Officer, Vice President, Corporate Controller of the Company. He joined the Company in February 2012, first serving as Controller for Jim Walter Resources and, from September 2012 to May 2014, serving as U.S. Controller. Prior to joining the Company, from April 2002 to February 2012, Mr. Harrigan worked at Consol Energy, Inc. as General Manager, Accounting and Reporting where he was responsible for accounting functions and actively participated in the company’s financial reporting process. Prior to his service at Consol Energy, Inc., Mr. Harrigan was a Staff Auditor at Arthur Andersen, LLP from September 2000 to April 2002 where he was substantively involved in developing and testing a controls-based testing program. Mr. Harrigan earned a Bachelor of Science in business administration and a Masters of Science in accountancy from Duquesne University and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Mary Henderson

Ms. Mary R. Henderson serves as Independent Director of Walter Energy Inc., effective February 19, 2013. She is the Managing Partner of Henderson Advisory, a consulting practice providing marketing perspective and business evaluation to investment management firms in the consumer products and food industries where she has worked since 2001. She was previously a corporate vice president of Bestfoods and president of Bestfoods Grocery. During her 30-year career with Bestfoods, and its predecessor company CPC International, Ms. Henderson held a wide variety of international and North American general management and executive marketing positions. Ms. Henderson currently is a director of the Visiting Nurse Service of New York and the Foreign Policy Association and is a trustee of Drexel University. Ms. Henderson holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Drexel University.

Jerry Kolb

Mr. Jerry W. Kolb is an Independent Director of Walter Energy Inc., since June 2003. He was a general partner and the Vice Chairman of Deloitte & Touche LLP ("Deloitte") from 1986 until his retirement in 1998. Deloitte (and its predecessor Deloitte Haskins & Sells) is a registered public accounting firm providing audit, consulting, financial advisory, risk management and tax services. In addition to his position as Vice Chairman, Mr. Kolb served as Chief Financial Officer of Deloitte from 1985 through 1992 and Chief Administrative Officer from 1985 through 1991. Mr. Kolb joined Deloitte in 1957. Mr. Kolb is a certified public accountant and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy with highest honors from the University of Illinois and a Master of Business Administration degree in Finance from DePaul University.

Patrick Kriegshauser

Mr. Patrick A. Kriegshauser is an Independent Director of Walter Energy Inc., since April 2006. He has been Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and a principal owner of Sachs Electric Company, a specialty electrical and design firm, since February 2000. During 1985 to 2000, Mr. Kriegshauser served in various executive capacities for Arch Coal, Inc., a coal producer and marketer, last serving as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from 1996 through 2000. Mr. Kriegshauser is a certified public accountant and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Missouri Central State University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Southern Illinois University.

Joseph Leonard

Mr. Joseph B. Leonard is Independent Director of Walter Energy Inc. He served as interim Chief Executive Officer of the Company from March 12, 2010 through April 1, 2011 and again from August 1, 2011 through September 11, 2011. Mr. Leonard previously served as Chairman of AirTran Holdings, Inc., an airline holding company, from 2007 until his retirement in June 2008. From 1999 through 2007, he served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AirTran Holdings, Inc., with the additional title of President from 1999 through 2001. From 1993 to 1998, Mr. Leonard served in various executive positions with Allied Signal Aerospace, a diversified global technology and manufacturing leader of aerospace products, last serving as President and Chief Executive Officer of its Marketing, Sales and Service Divisions. Mr. Leonard received a Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from Auburn University. During the last five years, Mr. Leonard has served as a director of Air Canada, a full service airline company (2008-present), and Mueller Water Products, Inc., a manufacturer and marketer of water infrastructure and flow control products (2006-present).

Graham Mascall

Mr. Graham Edward Mascall is Independent Director of Walter Energy Inc. He served as Chief Executive Officer of Ncondezi Coal Company Ltd, an exploration and development company with coal assets in Mozambique, from December 2009 to June 2012, and from 2006 to 2009, Mr. Mascall served as Chief Executive Officer of Lubel Coal (UK) Ltd, a privately held coal development company active in the Ukraine. Prior thereto, Mr. Mascall held senior executive positions with Billiton plc and Outokumpu Metals and Resources International Limited and with investment banks such as Deutsche Morgan Grenfell and Barclays Bank. Mr. Mascall received a Mining Engineer degree from the Camborne School of Mines in Cornwall, United Kingdom and a Master of Engineering degree in Mineral Economics from McGill University, Montreal, Canada. During the last five years, Mr. Mascall has served as a director of Ncondezi Coal Company Ltd, an exploration and development company with coal assets in Mozambique (2009-present), Gemfields PLC, a colored gemstone producer (2009-present), London Mining plc, an iron ore development company (2010-2013), Western Coal Corp., a producer of high quality metallurgical and compliant thermal coal (2010-2011) and Caledon Resources plc, a coking coal producer in the Bowen Basin of Queensland, Australia (2003-2010).

Bernard Rethore

Mr. Bernard G. Rethore is an Independent Director of Walter Energy Inc., since March 2002. He has been Chairman of the Board, Emeritus of Flowserve Corporation, a global manufacturer of pumps, valves, seals and components, since April 2000. From January 2000 to April 2000, he served as Flowserve Corporation's Chairman. He had previously served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Flowserve Corporation from July 1997 through January 2000 and held the additional title of President from October 1998 to July 1999. In 1997 Mr. Rethore served as Chairman of BW/IP, Inc., a supplier of fluid transfer and control systems to the petroleum and power industries, also serving as President, Chief Executive Officer and a director from 1995 through 1997. From 1989 to 1995, Mr. Rethore held various senior positions with Phelps Dodge Corporation, a copper mining and metals and chemical manufacturer, including Senior Vice President of Phelps Dodge Corporation, member of its Senior Management Committee and President of Phelps Dodge Industries. He began his business career at McKinsey & Company, Inc., a general management consulting firm. During his career, Mr. Rethore has conducted business extensively throughout the U.S., Europe, Latin America and Asia. In 2008, Mr. Rethore was honored by the Financial Times' (FT) Outstanding Directors Exchange (ODX) as an outstanding Director of the Year. In 2012, he was designated a Board Leadership Fellow by the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD). Mr. Rethore earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics (Honors) from Yale University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Joseph P. Wharton Scholar and Fellow.

A. Wagner

Mr. A. J. Wagner is an Independent Director of Walter Energy Inc., since June 5, 2007. He has served in various executive capacities for Ford Motor Company, a global automotive company, beginning in 1973, culminating in his appointment as President of Ford Motor Credit North America and Vice President of Ford Motor Company prior to his retirement in 2007. Mr. Wagner has served as President and CEO of AJ Wagner & Associates, LLC, a business consulting organization specializing in automotive, financial, lending and insurance advisory services since 2007. Mr. Wagner received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance with highest honors from the University of Wisconsin and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Detroit.

Mark Tubb

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