Daniel E. Horn

Daniel E. Horn has served as executive vice president and chief commercial officer since January 2022. He was previously executive vice president of sales for the company and president of Contura Coal Sales, LLC. Mr. Horn previously held a similar role at Alpha Natural Resources, where he served for over a decade and had responsibility for domestic and seaborne metallurgical sales.

Previously, Mr. Horn led the coal and coke procurement team at Bethlehem Steel Corporation after serving in various engineering and operating roles at Bethlehem’s underground coal mines. Mr. Horn holds a bachelor of science degree in mining engineering from the University of Pittsburgh and a master of business administration degree from St. Francis University. He is a registered professional engineer and a licensed underground mine foreman.


Alpha Metallurgical Resources affiliates operate both underground and surface mining complexes across Central Appalachia.