Kate McGlynn

Recycled Paperboard Technical Association

Kate McGlynn recently joined the Recycled Paperboard Technical Association (RPTA) as Associate Executive Director.  She has 30 years experience with several companies in the paper industry and more than ten years in the product stewardship field.  Kate is responsible for all facets of the RPTA Comprehensive Program for ensuring RPTA members products are produced to the highest quality standards and suitable for direct food contact under FDA 21 CFR 176.260, 176.170 and 176.180.  She holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry; A Master of Science in Pulp & Paper Engineering; and a J.D. in Law, with membership in the Alabama and Texas Bar Associations.