Michael Quillen

Michael Quillen

Michael J. Quillen

Lead Independent Director

Mr. Quillen has been a Director since 2008, and served as Lead Independent Director of Martin Marietta since 2014.

Mr. Quillen served as Chairman of the Board of Directors and President of Alpha Natural Resources, Inc., an Appalachian coal supplier, from 2006 to 2009, as Chief Executive Officer from 2004 to 2009, and non-Executive Chairman through May 2012.

Mr. Quillen has also served as Chairman (Rector) of the Board of Visitors of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University from July 2012 to June 2014 and was reappointed to an additional four-year term on the Board of Governors in July 2014. He was Chairman of the Audit and Finance Committee of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University from July 2010 to June 2012, and is currently Chairman of the Building and Grounds Committee of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. He also served on the Virginia Port Authority from 2003 to 2012 and as Chairman from July 2011 to December 2012.

Mr. Quillen attended Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, earning both a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in Civil Engineering.

Independent Director
Lead Director