Flexible Packaging Association Announces 2019 Board of Directors


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

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