Leadership

Leadership

Russell C. Taylor, President and Chief Executive Officer

Russell Taylor joined Arclin as President and CEO in December of 2011.  Mr. Taylor comes to Arclin from Cellu Tissue Holdings, where he served as President and CEO for nearly a decade.  Previously, he was a group president for Kimberly Clark Corporation. Over Taylor’s more than 30-year career, he has held a number of manufacturing, research and development, and general management positions. Mr. Taylor holds a chemical engineering degree from the University of South Florida.

Scott Maynard, Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Maynard joined Arclin in 2008 after serving in a number of senior executive positions at Lafarge North America, Bracknell Corporation, AT+T Capital and CCL Industries. Maynard is a Chartered Accountant, and holds an Honours Business Administration degree from Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo Ontario.

Ralf D. Yobp, Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Yobp joined Arclin in 1994 as a Technical Service representative, managing Arclin’s southern Technical Service efforts and the regional product applications development facility. Over the past 19 years Yobp held numerous positions within the company including Technical Sales Manager, New Business Development Manager, Procurement Director and Business Director over multiple Market Applications. Mr. Yobp holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Wood Science from The Pennsylvania State University.

Bradley Bolduc, Senior Vice President Surfaces and Performance Products

Mr. Bolduc has been with Arclin since 2012.  He joined the company as Business Director of Specialty Chemicals & New Markets and took over as Vice President of Decorative Surfaces, then Senior Vice President of Resins & New Products before moving to his current role as Senior Vice President of Surfaces and Performance Products.  Mr. Bolduc has also been an integral part of the company’s mergers and acquisitions team.  Before coming to Arclin, he served as Business Development Director for AlzChem, AlzChem AG.  Mr. Bolduc is a graduate of the University of Maine, from which he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Natural Resources and Agri-Business and studied Natural Sciences and Plant Sciences/Chemistry.

Mark Anderson, PhD, Senior Vice President Research & Technology

Dr. Anderson has spent the last 15 years with Arclin, most recently leading its Research & Technology group. During his tenure with the company, Anderson also worked for more than two years in the Asia Pacific as Senior Vice President of Market Applications. He holds a Bachelor of Science from University of Oregon and a Ph.D. from Arizona State University.

Scot Johnson, Senior Vice President Business Development and New Products

Mr. Johnson joined the company in 1987. During his tenure, he helped establish the company’s first North American Surfaces plant in Hayward, WI, and set up Arclin’s quality control lab test protocol and basic Research & Technology operations.  Prior to his current role, Johnson was Senior Vice President of Surfaces and has served as Quality Control Supervisor, Technical Sales Manager and Business Development Director. Before joining Arclin, he was Technical Director at LP Siding/OSB. Mr. Johnson holds a Bachelor of Arts and Sciences degree in Industrial Engineering Technology from the University of Minnesota Duluth, with a major in manufacturing and a minor in business.

Mark Glaspey, Vice President Manufacturing

Mr. Glaspey has been with Arclin for 15 years serving in several positions including Technical Service, Product Development, Technical Sales for numerous Market Applications, and Director of Technical Sales. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Wood Products and Master of Science degree in Forest Resources, both from The Pennsylvania State University.

Warren Shunk, Vice President Procurement

Mr. Shunk joined Arclin in 1998 at the company’s North Bay Ontario facility. During his tenure with Arclin, Warren has held a number of positions including HSE Manager, Corporate Six Sigma Project Manager, Assistant Plant Manager, and Plant Manager. Warren holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Nipissing University and is Six Sigma Black Belt certified.