Graduated from West Point 1981, degree in General Engineering, concentration in AeroSpace Engineering
Six years in Army Field Artillery
Joined International Paper as Engineer in 1987
Quickly became plant manager and relocated 7 times as turn-around manager. Left International paper as Division Manager of the Milk Carton Division. $150 million in annual revenue
Earned MBA from Colorado State University 1996. Concentration in Marketing
Joined Caraustar Industries for 10 years as VP and Division Manager of the Commercial Products Group. Group had 6 facilities in US, Canada and the UK. $90 million in annual revenue.
Joined Interstate Resources as Executive Vice President, Corrugated Packaging Division $220 million in annual revenue.
Interstate Resources sold to private equity and I left to pursue purchase of my own business.
Hobbies include private pilot, scuba diving, golf, woodworking
Married 33 years with 3 girls – 29, 27, 26