ST. LOUIS (Jan. 22, 2020) – The Doe Run Company (Doe Run) is pleased to announce Dr. Anthony Staley’s promotion to vice president and general manager, Metals Division. In his new role, Staley joins the company’s executive team and continues to oversee recycling operations for Doe Run’s lead recycling facility in Boss, Missouri, and refinery in Herculaneum, Missouri.

“We are pleased to welcome Anthony to our executive team,” said Jerry Pyatt, Doe Run president and CEO. “Anthony has demonstrated strong leadership skills and operational acumen that are important to achieving our operational, safety and environmental goals.”

Staley joined Doe Run in 2017 as general manager of the company’s Metals Division. The majority of Staley’s role has been management of the Resource Recycling operation, one of the world’s largest single-site lead battery recycling facilities, bringing a deep knowledge of metallurgy and sound business and operational improvements to the operation. He also oversees the company’s refinery in Herculaneum, where metal alloying and casting takes place.

Staley has more than 20 years of experience in operations and management at large-scale mining and metal production facilities across the globe. He holds a doctorate in metallurgy and materials engineering, master’s degree in business and economics, and bachelor’s degree in chemical and petroleum-refining engineering.

Doe Run’s Metals Division includes more than 300 employees, most of whom support the recycling of lead-based materials at Resource Recycling. The facility serves metals customers and the battery manufacturing industry by keeping lead batteries out of landfills and putting valuable lead metal back to work. Resource Recycling annually recycles approximately 11.5 million lead batteries and other lead bearing material. The lead recycling plant also handles lead bullets and shot, lead-based paint chips, metallic lead scrap, and lead-bearing residues.

About The Doe Run Company

Based in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, The Doe Run Company is a privately held natural resources company and a global provider of lead, copper and zinc concentrates. Dedicated to environmentally responsible mineral and metal production, Doe Run operates one of the world’s largest, single-site lead recycling centers, located in Boss, Missouri, and mines from one of the world’s largest lead mining districts, also in Missouri. The Doe Run Company and its subsidiaries deliver products and services necessary to provide power, protection and convenience. Doe Run has operations in Missouri, Washington and Arizona. For more information, visit