Arch Resources named George J. Schuller Jr., a mining executive with decades of operational leadership experience, to the position of senior vice president and COO. “We are extremely pleased that George has agreed to join the Arch team in this pivotal capacity and view him as a perfect fit with our sustainability-focused and results-driven culture,” said John T. Drexler, president, Arch Resources. “George has decades of leadership experience in the global coal and mining industry and brings a tremendous record of success in managing large-scale mining operations.”

Schuller said he is looking forward to working with the entire team to capitalize on the tremendous potential of Arch’s mining portfolio. He has more than 30 years of experience, most recently serving as COO at Compass Minerals. Prior to joining Compass in 2019, Schuller held a range of high-ranking operational roles at Peabody Energy, including president, Australia; COO, Australia; group executive operations, Australia; and group executive, Powder River Basin and the Southwest.