November 2 - 4, 2020 | Virtual

Keynote Address

11:30am - 12:15pm
Monday, November 2, 2020

Steve Voorhees, CEO, WestRock

Steve Voorhees



"Imagining and Delivering on the Promise of a More Sustainable Future"
About Our Keynote Speaker

Steve Voorhees is chief executive officer of WestRock, a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions and one of FORTUNE's World's Most Admired Companies. Prior to his current role, Steve was CEO of RockTenn and also served in various executive leadership roles, including president and chief operating officer; executive vice president and chief financial officer; and chief administrative officer.

His previous experience includes his work in operations and executive roles at Sonat, Inc., a diversified energy company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.

Steve is a member of the board of directors of WestRock, Truist Financial Corporation, the National Association of Manufacturers, 3DE, the American Forest & Paper Association and the Paper and Packaging Board.

He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics and mathematics from Northwestern University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Virginia Darden School of Business.