Board members will begin their new terms January 2024
WASHINGTON – The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) announced the election of its new 2024 Board of Directors members:
- Kevin Hayward, Ox Industries
- Kevin Kuznicki, Billerud Americas Corporation
- Steve Henry, Domtar, Resolute Forest Products, Paper Excellence
- Tamera Fenske, Kimberly-Clark Corporation
They join 4 returning board members:
- Arsen Kitch, Clearwater Paper Corporation
- Christian Fischer, Georgia-Pacific LLC
- Howard Coker, Sonoco Products Company
- Ole Rosgaard, Greif, Inc.
These members were elected during AF&PA’s Presidents Forum on November 9, 2023. They will serve 3-year terms, beginning on January 1, 2024.
“The AF&PA Board of Directors embodies true excellence in leadership, demonstrating our industry's best talent,” said Heidi Brock, AF&PA President and CEO. “Each AF&PA member strengthens our industry voice, energizing our advocacy efforts overall."
In addition to announcing these newly elected directors, AF&PA also welcomed new company and associate members in 2023:
- BiOrigin Specialty Products
- Kimberly-Clark Corporation
- Dixie Pulp & Paper, Inc.
- Paper Sales USA, Inc. (Mondi Paper Sales GmbH)
- Roosevelt Paper Company
- Streco Fibres, Inc.
To see the current directory of AF&PA members visit: afandpa.org/our-members
The American Forest & Paper Association (AF&PA) serves to advance U.S. paper and wood products manufacturers through fact-based public policy and marketplace advocacy. The forest products industry is circular by nature. AF&PA member companies make essential products from renewable and recyclable resources, generate renewable bioenergy and are committed to continuous improvement through the industry’s sustainability initiative —Better Practices, Better Planet 2030: Sustainable Products for a Sustainable Future. The forest products industry accounts for approximately 5% of the total U.S. manufacturing GDP, manufactures about $350 billion in products annually and employs about 925,000 people. The industry meets a payroll of about $65 billion annually and is among the top 10 manufacturing sector employers in 43 states. Visit AF&PA online at afandpa.org or follow us on Twitter @ForestandPaper.