CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: Join the Leadership of the NHLA Board of Directors!

March 8, 2024
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We are excited to announce that nominations are now open for five key positions on the NHLA Board of Directors.

Categories Available:

• Three positions for individuals from “Active” member companies.
• One position for an individual from a “Sustaining” member company.
• One position for an individual from an “Associate” member company.

Be a driving force in the hardwood industry’s future. Nominate a colleague or yourself to serve on the NHLA Board of Directors. Your leadership can make a significant impact! All individual nominees must be employed by a NHLA member company in good standing.

Nomination Process:
To nominate yourself or a deserving colleague, please submit the following information to

• Full Name and Contact Information
• Company Affiliation and Member Category
• Brief Bio or Resume
• Statement of Interest

Active Member:
An active member is a company based in the U.S. or Canada that is actively involved in the manufacturing, custom kiln, drying, wholesale or distribution of hardwood lumber, plywood, or related products.

Association Member:
An associate member is a company who are consumers of North American hardwood or cypress lumber, veneer, plywood and related products for manufacturing. For Example: Cabinet shops, furniture, flooring, and pallet manufacturers.

Sustaining Member:
A sustaining member is a company who supplies services, materials, or equipment to the active or associate members or owners of North American hardwood timberlands providing the basic raw materials for the industry. For example: insurance agencies, equipment manufacturers, logisitics providers, software, etc.

Please send all nominations and/or questions to



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