Forest Resources Association 2022-2024 Executive Committee

Pete Stewart

Pete Stewart

FRA Chair

President/CEO of ResourceWise

Stewart is a 26-year veteran of the forest products industry. At ResourceWise, 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 ResourceWise’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.


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


Carrie Bovender
Grand Forest, Inc.
Rob Elliot
Pactiv Evergreen
Mark Fryer
Wes Godbee
William 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
Todd Mullis
Forest Resource Consultants
Barry Parrish
Josh Sandt
Jody Strickland
F&W Forestry Services, Inc.
Aaron Welch

Past Chairs

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

FRA President

Keith Gray
Forest Resources Association

Legal Counsel

Tony Macleod
MacleodLaw PLLC