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leer

Steven F. Leer
Independent

Lead Director
Director since 1999
Board committees:

compensation, executive, governance and nominating (chair)

Subject expertise:

CEO/senior officer; environmental and safety; governance/board; governmental and stakeholder releations; human resources and compensation; marketing; strategic planning; transportation

Career highlights:

Mr. Leer served as chief executive officer of Arch Coal, Inc., a company engaged in coal mining and related businesses, from 1992 through 2012. He was chairman of its board from 2006 through 2012 and its executive chairman from 2012 through 2014.  He served as senior advisor to the president and CEO of Arch Coal from 2014 through May 2015. Mr. Leer is also a director of Cenovus Energy Inc. He was a director of USG Corporation from June 2005 until April 2019, having been non-executive chairman of its board from November 2016 through April 2019.