Planning Committee

October 27 - 30, 2019 | St. Louis, Missouri

 2019 PEERS Conference Technical Program Planning Committee



Conference Chair – Carl Houtman, US Forest Products Laboratory

Conference Vice Chair – Danny Tandra, Clyde Bergemann Power Group


Engineering Division Chair – Mark Lebel, Andritz
Engineering Division Technical Program Chair – Matthew Tunnicliffe, FPInnovations
Pulp Manufacture Division Chair, Tom Mullen, Process Innovations
Pulp Manufacture Technical Program Chair – Carl Houtman, US Forest Products Laboratory
Alkaline Pulping and Bleaching Technical Program Chair – Ashok Ghosh, WestRock
Biorefinery Committee Technical Program Chair – Danny Haynes, Nouryon
Corrosion & Materials Engineering Technical Program Chair – Katie Day, Sandvik
Energy, Recovery & Recaust Technical Program Chair – Wei Ren, FPInnovations
Environmental & Sustainability Technical Program Chair – Heather Jennings, Probiotic Solutions
Fiber Recycling Committee Technical Program Chair – Lon Pschigoda, Western Michigan University Company
Non-wood Fibers Technical Program Chair – Gary Breaux, Solvay
Plant Engineering & Project Management Technical Program Chair -  Meg Murphy, Felker Brothers