Board of Directors 

   

Paul R. Durocher

Chair

Paul R. Durocher 
Sappi North America

Serves as chief elected officer, representing the entire membership in carrying out the professional and business activities of the Association. Exercises personal leadership in the motivation of board members, division, committee, and section officers, staff, and the membership to act in the best interests of the Association. Guides the development and implementation of long-range plans and short-term goals and objectives for the organization. Acts as a spokesman and takes an important part in monitoring and evaluating organizational performance and effectiveness. Works in partnership with the President as chief operating officer as necessary. 


Peter Augustine

Vice Chair

Peter Augustine 
Fabio Perini North America

Reports to the Chair. In the absence or inability of the Chair to serve, functions as the chief elected officer. Performs other duties and responsibilities prescribed in the Association’s bylaws and other authorized policies.


Paul R. Durocher

President & CEO

Larry Montague 
TAPPI

Reports to the Chair. Serves as the Associations Chief Executive Officer. Consistent with board approved policies, plans, organizes, and coordinates the activities of the Association to ensure that authorized operational objectives designed to meet member needs are attained. Recommends operational and program policies designed to provide economical and productive performance, forward-looking programming, and constructive growth of the Association. Maintains effective internal staff relationships and external contact. Has overall responsibility for headquarters staff operations. Learn More.


Richard Berry

Richard M. Berry 
CelluForce

2016-2018

Medwick Byrd

Fernando Bertolucci 
Fibria Celulose S.A

2017-2019

James Cooper

James Cooper
Retired

2017-2019 

Carrie Enos

Carrie Enos
University of Maine Pulp & Paper Foundation

2018-2020

Jim Haeffele

Donald Haag
Packaging Corp. of America


2017-2019

Jim Haeffele

James R. Haeffele
Essity


2016-2018

Tony Lyons

Anthony V. Lyons 
Paper Lyons LLC


2016-2018

Josh Reich headshot

Josh Reich
Greif


2018-2020

Matt szymanski

Matt Szymanski
Green Bay Packaging


2018-2020