Elizabeth A. Fessenden

Elizabeth A. Fessenden has served as director since February 2021. Ms. Fessenden is a member of the board and chair of the compensation committee of Ampco-Pittsburgh Corporation, a public company. She previously served on the boards of several public, private and charitable organizations including Polymer Group Inc. (now Berry Global Group, Inc.), where she chaired both the compensation and the nominating and corporate governance committees. Prior to board service, Ms. Fessenden spent nearly three decades in corporate leadership roles at Alcoa, Inc., including president of the flexible packaging division and president of primary metals allied businesses. She also served in a number of operations roles, including plant manager, at Alcoa, Tenn. Ms. Fessenden earned Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in engineering as well as a Master’s degree in business administration, all from Clarkson University.


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