The Flexible Packaging Association (FPA) has announced the election of its 2019 Board of Directors.
The board was elected by FPA voting members, and will serve one-year terms (with the exception of the chairperson, who will serve two years). They assumed their roles during the FPA Annual Meeting, held March 6, 2019.
“FPA is pleased to welcome the new members to the board of directors,” said chairperson Curt Begle. “Their industry experience and proven business leadership will serve the association well.”
The board consists of industry leaders from 35 flexible packaging companies. It includes:
Officers and Executive Committee
Curt Beagle, chairperson—president of health, hygiene and specialties division, Berry Global
David Staker, immediate past chairperson—president and CEO, Plastic Packaging Technologies, LLC
Guenther Hering, treasurer—vice president, Flexible Packaging NA
Executive Committee Members at Large
Stan Bikulege, Novolex
Kathy Bolhous, Charter NEX Films, Inc.
Tom Cochran, Amcor Flexibles
Bill Jackson, Bemis Company, Inc.
David Read, Printpack
President & CEO (non-voting member):
Alison Keane, Esq., CAE, Flexible Packaging Association
Doug Aldred, Flint Group
Mark Barranco, ExxonMobil Chemical Company
Todd Becker, NOVA Chemicals, Inc.
Jarred Carter, Siegwerk USA Co.
Sachin Desai, ProAmpac
Dhuanne Dodrill, PAXXUS, Inc.
Ken Fontaine, AMGRAPH Packaging, Inc.
Mark Forman, Belmark inc
Steve Garland, Sealed Air Corporation
Kevin Kelly, Emerald Packaging, Inc.
Erik Keracik, Westlake Chemical Corporation
Landon Luttrell, The Dow Chemical Company
Tom Mason, Constantia Flexibles LLC
Joe Moynihan, Mondi Jackson LLC
Francois Olivier, TC Transcontinental Packaging
Chris Parrilli, Sun Chemical Corporation
Stephen Perkins, Bryce Corporation
Geoff Peters, Wikoff Color Corporation
Peter Schottland, American Packaging Corporation
Ken Swanson, Liqui-Box Corporation
Andrew Wheeler, Windmoeller & Hoelscher Corporation
Chairman’s Advisory Council:
Eric Erickson, Kendall Packaging Corporation
Bill Lanham, Polymer Packaging, Inc.
Marc Leclair, St. Johns Packaging Ltd.
David Nunes, Hosokawa Alpine America
Madeleine Robinson, LPS Industries, LLC
Chris Rogers, TC Transcontinental Packaging
Fredy Steng, Berry Global