Speaker Bio

Kevin Hudson

Kevin Hudson

Senior Vice President, WestRock

Kevin Hudson serves as the Senior Vice President of Forest Resources and Recycle Fiber for WestRock.  He has been at WestRock since 2012.  In his role, Kevin leads teams across North American that are responsible for the sustainable procurement of over 40 million tons of virgin fiber and 8 million tons of recycle fiber annually including the operations of WestRock’s 18 recycle facilities across the U.S.  His role also includes responsibility for sales of recycle fiber, fiber sustainability programs and fiber certification strategies. 

Prior to working at WestRock, Kevin held multiple leadership positions at Temple-Inland with his last role being Vice President of Fiber Supply and Procurement for both the building products and containerboard divisions. 

Kevin holds a bachelor of science degree in Forestry from the University of Tennessee and masters degrees in Forestry and Business Administration from Auburn University.  He sits on the boards of Forest Resources Association (FRA) and the WestRock Foundation.  He also sits on the WestRock Sustainability Council. 


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