New American Coal Council Communications Director Named
T.L. “Terry” Headley has been named communications director for the American Coal Council. Before joining ACC, Terry spent more than eight years as director of communications for the West Virginia Coal Association, and during this time he was also instrumental in expanding the Friends of Coal network and social media presence. His extensive public relations background includes time as a newspaper editor and reporter, and acting as a spokesperson for state government in West Virginia. Terry holds both a master’s degree in public relations/journalism and an MBA. A native of West Virginia, he is a 2001 graduate of Leadership West Virginia and has more than 25 years of experience in mass communications.
Terry joins ACC as the organization approaches its 35th year of service to our members and the coal industry. His strong background and direct work experience in the coal association arena will be leveraged to advance the American Coal Council’s communications, publications, and advocacy programs.
Terry would be pleased to hear from you as he undertakes his new responsibilities. He can be reached by email at email@example.com and by phone at ACC’s Washington, DC office at 202.756.4540 or direct at 202.816.0253.