Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Bryan Pechersky joined Cloud Peak Energy in January 2010 as its Senior Vice President and General Counsel. Mr. Pechersky was appointed Corporate Secretary in 2013 and was promoted to Executive Vice President in 2015. Mr. Pechersky oversees the company’s legal and government affairs departments. Prior to joining Cloud Peak Energy, Mr. Pechersky served as general counsel and in senior leadership positions for several other public companies, including in the energy industry.
Mr. Pechersky was Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for Harte-Hanks, Inc. (NYSE: HHS), a worldwide, direct and targeted marketing company; Senior Vice President, Secretary and Senior Corporate Counsel for Blockbuster Inc. (NYSE: BBI), a global movie and game entertainment retailer; and Deputy General Counsel and Secretary for Unocal Corporation (NYSE: UCL), an international energy company acquired by Chevron Corporation in 2005.
Mr. Pechersky was in private practice with the international law firm Vinson & Elkins LLP before joining Unocal. Mr. Pechersky also served as a Law Clerk to the Hon. Loretta A. Preska, Chief Judge of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York.
Mr. Pechersky earned his Bachelor of Arts and Juris Doctorate from the University of Texas, Austin, Texas.