John Lowell joined DTC in 2017 as a Senior Analyst. Previously, he worked at Arch Coal for eight years in both sales and corporate development roles. During his tenure at Arch, he originated coal sales both internationally and domestically to power producers and industrials. John possesses extensive commercial knowledge of global coal markets, inland transportation, and bulk ocean freight. While in corporate development, he focused on initiatives intended to promote greater U.S. coal exports and increase support at home and abroad for advanced coal-utilization technologies. John began his career in the energy consulting practice of Pace Global. There he spent five years in energy market analysis and price forecasting in support of projects utilizing natural gas (piped and liquefied supply), coal, petroleum coke, and biomass. He received his bachelor of arts degree from the University of Notre Dame in economics and history and earned his MBA in finance and strategy from Washington University in St. Louis.