James Shepherd

James Shepherd has been Director since June 2011. He is also currently a director of Buckman Laboratories International Inc.

Mr. Shepherd was President and Chief Executive Officer of Canfor Corporation from 2004 to 2007 and Slocan Forest Products Limited from 1999 to 2004. He is also the former President of Crestbrook Forest Industries Limited and Finlay Forest Industries Limited and the former Chairman of the Forest Products Association of Canada. Mr. Shepherd has previously served as Director of Conifex Timber Inc., Canfor Corporation as well as Canfor Pulp Income Fund (now Canfor Pulp Products Inc.). Mr. Shepherd holds an Applied Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Queen's University, Canada.

Mr. Shepherd also serves as Chair of Mercer's Environmental, Health and Safety Committee and as a Member of the Audit Committee


Governance Committee Chair
Audit Committee Chair
Compensation Committee Chair
Environmental, Health and Safety Committee Chair
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