Forest Products Association of Canada

Board of Directors

Kevin Edgson, Chair of the Board | President and CEO

EACOM Timber Corporation

Kevin Edgson took leadership of EACOM Timber Corporation in December 2013. He was previously Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Millar Western Forest Products Ltd., the largest Alberta-based forest products company. Kevin joined Millar Western in 1991 as operations accountant at the Meadow Lake pulp mill. He later moved to the company’s head office in Edmonton to serve as Director of Marketing and became CFO in 2006. Kevin holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Victoria, an Executive MBA from the University of Alberta and a Certified Management Accountant designation.

 

 

 

Ronald Stern | President

Alberta Newsprint Company

 

Sam Terao | President and CEO

Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc.

 

 

Mike O’Blenis | CEO

AV Group NB Inc.

 

Leonard M. Levie |  Chairman

Canadian Kraft Paper

 

Don Kayne | President & CEO

Canfor Corporation

 

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

Canfor Pulp Ltd.

 

Marie Cyr |  Dryden General Manager

Domtar Inc.

 

Jason Handel | Director, GCF Sales & Marketing

International Paper

 

Brad Southern | CEO

LP Building Solutions

 

David M. Gandossi | President & CEO

Mercer International Inc.

 

J. Craig Armstrong | President & CEO

Millar Western Forest Products Ltd.

 

Yves Laflamme | President and CEO

Resolute Forest Products

 

Brad Thorlakson  | President and CEO

Tolko Industries Ltd.

Ray Ferris | President & CEO

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

 

Fred Dzida | President

Weyerhaeuser Company Limited

 

 

BOARD DELEGATES

Neil de Gelder | Executive Vice President

Alberta Newsprint Company

Cal Dakin | Woodlands Manager

Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc.

Kevin Larlee | Vice President Fibre Supply and Government Relations

AV Group

Ann Evans | Chief Financial Officer

Canadian Kraft Paper

Bonny Skene | Regional Public Affairs Manager

Domtar Inc.

Christine Leduc | Director, Public Affairs

Eacom Timber Corporation

Mike Blosser | Senior Vice President

LP Building Solutions

Joerg Goetsch | General Manager of corporate affairs

Mercer International Inc.

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

Resolute Forest Products

Bob Fleet | Vice President, Forestry and Environment

Tolko Industries Ltd.

James Gorman | Vice-President, Corporate & Government Relations

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.