Boise Cascade has announced the promotion of two business leaders: Joanna Barney has been promoted to vice president, western operations, building materials distribution (BMD) division; and Troy Little has been promoted to vice president, finance and commodity sales, wood products division.
“I am excited to announce these well-earned executive promotions,” said Nate Jorgensen, CEO. “Both Jo and Troy have extensive track records of success. Their experience and values-based leadership will help us continue to drive key initiatives to serve our customers and grow our business.”
Joanna began her career at Boise Cascade in 2005 as an admin manager at the Salt Lake BMD branch. She was promoted to sr. location controller in 2012, to branch manager in 2015, and to general manager of BMD western operations in 2021.
Prior to joining the company, Joanna worked at Novell and Ion Laser Technology. She holds a bachelor’s degree in business finance from the University of Utah. She is a member of Leading Women Executives (LWE) and “serves on our company’s diversity, equity and inclusion steering committee,” said Boise Cascade.
A two-time All-American athlete herself, Joanna is the founder and executive director of the Utah Avalanche youth soccer club.