FRA 2021-2023 Executive Committee

Pete Stewart

Pete Stewart

FRA Chair

President/CEO of Forest2Market and Fisher International

Stewart is a 26-year veteran of the forest products industry. At Forest2Market and Fisher, he continues to take the lead in developing new products for the global forest products industry. Stewart has led acquisition due diligence projects in the United States, Argentina, and Brazil and has been responsible for forest planning and harvest scheduling for $350 million of institutional forestland.

A Texas native, Stewart has a BS in Forestry from Texas A&M University and an MS in Economics from the University of Georgia. With extensive knowledge of the supply chain in combination with Forest2Market’s and Fisher’s proprietary databases, Stewart provides accurate analysis of market trends and forecasts for forest products industries and emerging markets. He is a trusted advisor to the executive management of the major forest products companies worldwide.


Pete Stewart (Chair)
Kevin Hudson (Vice Chair)
Dale Lemmons (Vice Chair)
Signature Transport, Inc.
Joseph Parnell (Vice Chair)
Parnell Inc.
Doug Long (Vice Chair)
Rayonier, Inc.


Will Conrad
Packaging Corp. of America
Rob Elliot
Evergreen Packaging
Scott Folk
Roseburg Forest Products
Mark Fryer
Wes Godbee
Bill Guthrie
DS Smith
Ryan Hendrix
Green Bay Packaging, Inc.
Dan LaMontagne
Seven Islands Land Company
Chris Marsh
Rayonier Advanced Materials
Ryan McAvoy
Sappi North America
Barry Parrish
Josh Sandt
Jody Strickland
F&W Forestry Services, Inc.
Marshall Thomas
F&W Forestry Services, Inc.
Dan Toivonen
LP Building Solutions
Tom Trembath
Forest Investment Associates
Aaron Welch

Past Chairs

Lee Alexander
International Paper
Dick Carmical
The Price Companies, Inc.
Bill Johnson
Johnson Timber Corp.

Ex Officio

Carrie Bovender
Grand Forest, Inc.

FRA President

Deb Hawkinson
Forest Resources Association

Legal Counsel

Tony Macleod
Whitman, Breed, Abbott & Morgan
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