Officers and Directors

The following listing are the the officers and directors of the Kanawha Valley Mining Institute.These individuals are dedicated to the goals of the KVMI and perform a valuable service in the development of industry relations, community service, and the support of education for the future leaders of tomorrow.Contact the president of the KVMI for additional information.

President -Gary Begley (Send E-Mail)
Energy Transfer Partners - PVR Coal

1st. Vice President - Frank Pearson
Mountaineer Packaging

2nd. VICE PRESIDENT - Josh Pearson
Sales Manager - ESCO

3rd. Vice President - Shannon Vest
Joy Global

SECRETARY / TREASURER - Nancy Paugh (Send Email)
Mountaineer Automotive Group

ASSISTANT SECRETARY - Cheryl Whittington (Send Email)

DIRECTOR - Robert Amos
Bridgevalley Community & Technical College

DIRECTOR - Frank Coulter
Blackhawk Mining

DIRECTOR - Andrew Jordan
President - Pritchard Mining Company

DIRECTOR - Calvin Kidd
Quaker Chemical

DIRECTOR - Greg Patterson
Mining Consultant

DIRECTOR - Ryan Westerman
President - Artistic Promotions

DIRECTOR & PAST PRESIDENT- Pat Damron
Fletcher Mining

DIRECTOR & PAST PRESIDENT- Kevin Whipkey
Norwest Engineering

DIRECTOR & PAST PRESIDENT - Jim Corsaro
Corsaro Consulting Services, LLC