Where vision meets experience:
our executive team.

Linda K. Massman
President and Chief Executive Officer

Linda Massman was elected Clearwater Paper's chief executive officer in 2013 and served as president and chief operating officer since 2011. Previously, Ms. Massman served as the company's chief financial officer from 2008 to 2011. Before joining Clearwater Paper, she was group vice president of finance and corporate planning for SUPERVALU Inc. Ms. Massman also worked as a business strategy consultant for Accenture.

Robert G. Hrivnak 
Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer

Robert Hrivnak was elected senior vice president, finance and chief financial officer for Clearwater Paper in 2019. Before joining Clearwater Paper, Mr. Hrivnak served as chief accounting executive - vice president and corporate controller for Itron Inc. Prior to that, he held senior positions at Education Management Corp., Fluor Corp., Tyco International Ltd., and Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Arsen S. Kitch
Senior Vice President, General Manager - Consumer Products

Arsen Kitch was elected senior vice president and general manager of Clearwater Paper’s consumer products business in 2018. Prior to that, he served as vice president of finance and vice president of financial planning and analysis since joining the company in 2013. Before coming to Clearwater Paper, Mr. Kitch held positions with Nestlé USA and KKR Capstone.

Steve M. Bowden
Senior Vice President, General Manager – Pulp and Paperboard

Steve Bowden was elected senior vice president and general manager of Clearwater Paper’s pulp and paperboard business in 2018. Prior to joining the company, Mr. Bowden was the president of the America’s food and beverage division of Multi-Color. He also held key leadership roles at International Paper, including the executive vice president of marketing and strategy for xpedx, formally an International Paper division. Mr. Bowden was also the mill manager for the company’s August, Georgia, coated paperboard facility.

Michael S. Gadd
Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary

Michael Gadd was elected general counsel and corporate secretary for Clearwater Paper in 2008. Mr. Gadd joined Potlatch Corporation, the predecessor to Clearwater Paper, as associate general counsel in 2006. Prior to that, he served as an attorney with Perkins Coie, Ater Wyne LLP and LeBoeuf Lamb Leiby and MacRae.

Kari Moyes
Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Kari Moyes was elected senior vice president of human resources for Clearwater Paper in 2015. Prior to that, Ms. Moyes served as the vice president of labor relations and interim leader for both the overall HR function and total rewards function from 2013 to 2015. Before joining Clearwater Paper, she held HR leadership positions with Nestlé USA, Meritage Homes, and PepsiCo.