|R. Chad Hunt|
Senior Vice President of Business Development
Mr. Hunt joined Rhino Energy LLC in April 2005 and currently serves as Senior Vice President of Business Development. Mr. Hunt has served in various capacities, including President of our Rhino Energy WV LLC, McClane Canyon Mining LLC, and Castle Valley Mining LLC subsidiaries. Mr. Hunt oversees our business development and exploration projects and is a membership committee member of our Rhino Eastern joint venture. Prior to joining Rhino Energy LLC, he was employed by Sidney Coal Company a subsidiary of Massey Energy from 1997 to 2005. During his time at Sidney Coal Company as a Mining Engineer, he oversaw planning, engineering, and construction for various mining and preparation operations. Mr. Hunt is a Licensed Professional Engineer in Kentucky.