Roseburg chairman re-elected as AWC chair

The American Wood Council announced the election of Roseburg Forest Products ​Chairman Allyn Ford as the AWC board of directors’ chairman for a second one-year term, effective Jan. 1, 2019.

“Allyn has a long history in the wood products industry,” said AWC President & CEO Robert Glowinski. “He has led the AWC Board this year in oversight and achievement of significant Council milestones and opportunities in the current building code cycle. I look forward to working with him to continue that progress throughout 2019.”

Neil Sherman, executive VP of siding at LP Corporation, was elected the first vice-chairman, and T. Furman Brodie, VP of Charles Ingram Lumber Co., was elected as second vice-chairman. Stimson Lumber President & CEO Andrew Miller will continue to serve as the immediate past chairman.

Ricky Stanley, CEO and president for TR Miller Mill, was confirmed as a new member to the AWC board. Eric Cremers, president and COO of PotlatchDeltic, and Fred Stimpson, president of Canfor Southern Pine, were each elected to a second two-year term.

Allyn Ford

The full AWC board of directors includes:

  • Chairman Allyn Ford, Roseburg Forest Products;

  • First Vice-Chairman Neil Sherman, LP Corporation;

  • Second Vice-Chairman Furman Brodie, Charles Ingram Lumber Co.;

  • Immediate Past Chairman Andrew Miller, Stimson Lumber;

  • and, Adrian Blocker, Weyerhaeuser Company; Tom Corrick, Boise Cascade; Eric Cremers, PotlatchDeltic; Mike Dawson, Norbord, Inc.; George Emmerson, Sierra Pacific; Rick Jeffery, Canadian Wood Council; Sean McLaren, West Fraser; Jim Rabe, Masonite; Ricky Stanley, TR Miller Mill; Fred Stimpson, Canfor Southern Pine; Marc Brinkmeyer, Idaho Forest Group; Fritz Mason, Georgia Pacific; and Joe Patton, Westervelt.