Richard A. Navarre Biography
Richard A. Navarre
Richard A. Navarre has been a director of Civeo since June 2014 and currently serves as Chairman of the board of directors of Civeo. Mr. Navarre is the former Chairman CEO and President of Covia Corporation, a leading provider of high-quality minerals and material solutions for the industrial and energy markets, a position held from May 2019 to May 2021. He was Chairman of the board of Covia from 2018-2021. From mid-2012 to 2018, Mr. Navarre served as a strategic business advisor to leading energy and private equity firms. He previously served as the President and Chief Commercial Officer of Peabody Energy Corporation from 2008 until June 2012, Executive Vice President of Corporate Development and Chief Financial Officer from July 2006 to January 2008 and as Chief Financial Officer from October 1999 to June 2008. Mr. Navarre is currently an independent director, member of the audit committee and Chairman of Conflicts Committee for Natural Resource Partners LP (NYSE:NRP), independent director, Chairman of Compensation Committee and member of audit and nominating and governance committees for Arch Resources (NYSE:ARCH). He is a member of the Hall of Fame of College of Business at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, and a member of Board of Advisors of the College of Business and Analytics. Mr. Navarre is a Certified Public Accountant and received his B.S. in Accounting from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.