Craig Kerschner has more than 20 years of experience spanning all aspects of the pulp and paper sector. Craig specializes in process design, audits and controls plus startup and commissioning on projects ranging from wood handling, pulp mill operations (high kappa, market fluff, and dissolving pulp grades) and machine operations. He has held various senior positions during his career including Process Engineer, Project Engineer and Technical Manager on projects and audits in the USA, Sweden, Canada, Finland, and Spain.
Craig holds a Master of Science, Paper Science and Technology from the Institute of Paper Science and Technology in Atlanta, GA, and a bachelor degree in mechanical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY. Craig has been acknowledged for his commitment to continuous professional development by the Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry (TAPPI) – Achievement in Continuing Education in Pulp and Paper Award (3rd recipient).