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The SPC Executive Committee is an advisory group dedicated to the SPC and its mission

Executive Committee members serve by providing perspective and expertise on industry trends, acting as ambassadors for the SPC, and providing strategic guidance on issues related to the SPC including its goals and activities. The Executive Committee includes nine individuals elected from SPC member companies.

To ensure equitable representation of the supply chain on the Executive Committee, SPC policy requires a representation of:

  • A minimum of two material manufacturers
  • A minimum of two converters
  • A minimum of two brand owners

Elected members serve three-year terms, and are limited to one term. Three elected positions open each year.

Interested in learning more about the SPC Executive Committee? Download the SPC Executive Committee overview document.

Chris Lancette


Cherish Changala


Paul Nowak


Joe Jankowski

Braskem America, Inc.

Walter Peterson

Nestlé USA

Dr. Didem Oner-Deliormanli

Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics

Dave McLain

Market Development Manager, Printpack

Dr. Matthew Realff

Georgia Tech

Sarah Dearman

Coca-Cola Company

Nominate yourself or a fellow member for the SPC Executive Committee

Voting for the 2018 election will be open through October 19th, 2018. All companies can cast 3 votes for 3 separate candidates. Votes are shared among colleagues, and only the primary contact for a company may override a vote. For questions about the elections, please contact adam.gendell@greenblue.org

Download the SPC Executive Committee overview document for more information about the Executive Committee.


Jim Morgan

DS Smith

President and CEO, DS Smith North America Packaging & Paper Division Jim Morgan leads the North American Packaging and Paper… Read more »

Gary Panknin


Sustainability Officer at PakTech leading development of the strategic direction on corporate responsibility and environmental stewardship to assure compliance with… Read more »

Robert Testa

I am the  Sales Director for BillerudKorsnäs Americas region based in Portland, Oregon where we challenge conventional packaging for a… Read more »

Mustafa Bilgen

I am Director of Innovation at Winpak Ltd., based in Winnipeg, CA. My responsibilities include developing and driving innovative sustainable… Read more »

Charles-David Mathieu Poulin
TC Transcontinental

Charles David is TC Transcontinental’s Corporate Advisor, Environment and Sustainability, and Chair of the Corporate social responsibility steering committee, which… Read more »

Eric Abraham
Eric Abraham
YFY Jupiter

Eric Abraham’s professional purpose in life is to create great brand experiences through responsible packaging solutions. He believes all packaging… Read more »

Primary contacts can override their company vote by emailing spcinfo@greenblue.org

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