Source – SFPA
The Southern Forest Products Association (SFPA) Board of Directors elected a new slate of officers during its October 25 meeting in New Orleans.
They are Chairman Fritz Mason of Georgia-Pacific LLC, Atlanta, Georgia, Vice-Chairman Tom Rice of Conner Industries, Inc. of Fort Worth, Texas, and Treasurer Rob Taylor of Weyerhaeuser Company of Federal Way, Washington. Joe Patton of Westervelt Lumber in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, will serve as immediate past chairman.
The board also reelected Blocker as SFPA president and Tami Kessler as corporate secretary.
The officers assume their new roles immediately.
“I look forward to working with the excellent staff at SFPA,” Mason said.
“Despite the current market conditions, our association is a strong voice in the industry, and I hope to build on that strength as our industry rebounds.”
“We believe this is an excellent leadership team that will represent SFPA well and provide guidance as the industry gains market stability,” said SFPA President Adrian Blocker.