Forest Products Association of Canada

Board of Directors

Curt Stevens, Chair of the Board | CEO

Louisiana-Pacific Canada Ltd.

Mr. Stevens was appointed as Chief Executive Officer of LP, effective May 4, 2012. Mr. Stevens had served as the Chief Operating Officer of LP since December 5, 2011 and prior to that date served as Executive Vice President-Administration and Chief Financial Officer of LP since 2002 and Chief Financial Officer of LP since 1997. Prior to joining LP, Mr. Stevens served for 14 years in various financial and operational positions at Planar Systems, Inc. Mr. Stevens is also a Director of Quanex Building Products, a publicly-traded OEM for residential and commercial construction markets. Mr. Stevens holds a B.A. in economics and a M.B.A in management from the University of California at Los Angeles.

 

Dale Bencharsky | Executive Vice President, COO and CFO

Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc.

 

Michael (Mike) O’Blenis | CEO

AV Group NB Inc.

 

Don Kayne | President & CEO

Canfor Corporation

 

Brett Robinson | President

Canfor Pulp Ltd.

 

Ken Shields | Chairman of the Board, CEO, President

Conifex Timber Inc.

 

Yukichi Nakamura | President

Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd.

 

Yvon Pelletier | President & CEO, Fortress Paper

Fortress Paper Ltd.

 

Subhash Paruthi | CEO of Paper Excellence

Howe Sound Pulp and Paper Corp.

 

David M. Gandossi | President & CEO

Mercer International

 

J. Craig Armstrong | President & CEO

Millar Western Forest Products Ltd.

 

Richard Garneau | President & CEO

Resolute Forest Products

 

Brad Thorlakson | President & CEO

Tolko Industries Ltd.

 

Ted Seraphim | President & CEO

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

 

Fred Dzida | President

Weyerhaeuser Company Limited

 

BOARD DESIGNATES

Mark Feldinger | Senior Vice President, Forestry/Environment & Energy

Canfor Corporation
 

Hans Thur | Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing

Conifex Timber Inc.
 

Joerg Goetsch | General Manager of Corporate Affairs

Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd.
 

Fred Fominoff | General Manager Fibre & Energy

Howe Sound Pulp and Paper Corp.
 

Mac Palmiere | Regional Operations Manager, Canada

Louisiana-Pacific Canada Ltd.
 

Seth Kursman | Vice President, Corporate Communications, Sustainability and Government Affairs

Resolute Forest Products
 

Bob Fleet | Vice President, Forestry & Environment

Tolko Industries Ltd.
 

James Gorman | Vice-President, Corporate & Government Relations

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.