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Pacific TAPPI/Pacific Coast PIMA Local Section

Charter Date: 1929

Geographic Boundaries: Alaska; California (north of east-west line at the northern limits of San Francisco); Hawaii; Idaho; Montana; Oregon; Washington

Special Interests: Technical adaptation of mills to comply with legislative regulation. Exploration of fiber supply issues and innovative technology to meet the business goals of the next century. 

Sponsored Student Chapters: Oregon State University, University of Idaho, University of Washington 

 Gabe Gennaro, Erco Worldwide  
 Todd Brooks, Norpac
James Moody, WestRock
Sabrina Burkhardt, Sustainable Fiber Technologies
Brian Williquette, Plasmine
University Outreach: 
Chris Johnston, Nalco
Technical Program: 
Vince Hochanadel, EDT
Emeritus Advisor (non-voting): 
Bob Russell, Voith
Emeritus Advisor (non-voting): 
Tex Rhodes, Precision Industrial Contractors
Institutional Representative (non-voting):  Mike Roberts, WPPF
Institutional Representative (non-voting):
Phil Harding, Oregon State University

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