Meet Our Leadership Team

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Chief Executive Officer

Paul Charapata

“I am very excited about the opportunity to lead this great business and dedicated team. I have had the privilege of leading Nekoosa for over 15 years and believe there is an amazing opportunity for the combined company to expand its market presence and deliver increasing value to our customers. I look forward to building on the strong Appvion and Nekoosa legacies and driving new successes in partnership with our strong team.”

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Bob Beckwith

Chief Financial Officer

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Kirt Walker

Chief Human Resources Officer

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Graeme Hodson

Chief Operating Officer

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Guy Leigh

Executive Vice President of Sales


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Beth White

Executive Vice President of Transformational Growth



Matt Mohelnitzky

Vice President of Marketing