Plum Creek Timber Company has announced the appointment of Sara Grootwassink Lewis to the company's board of directors. She is founder and CEO of capital markets and board advisory firm Lewis Corporate Advisors.
Lewis, who is the ninth independent member of the company's board, has an extensive background in finance and capital markets.
Prior to her work with Lewis Corporate Advisors, she was EVP and CFO of Washington Real Estate Investment Trust. She also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a certified public accountant.
"Sara's extensive background in REITs, real estate and capital markets makes her a valuable addition to the board," said CEO Rick Holley. "Her wealth of experience and financial acumen will bring an important perspective and we are pleased to welcome her to our board."
In addition to her new role on the Plum Creek board, Lewis also serves on the boards of CapitalSource, Inc. and PS Business Parks.