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Hardwoods Development Council Members

The Pennsylvania Hardwoods Development Council was created by an act of the Pennsylvania General Assembly in 1988 to promote the Commonwealth's forest products industry.  The 25 member Council represents the Governor's cabinet, the Pennsylvania General Assembly, industry, regional hardwood groups, academia, and other agencies.

  • Honorable Russell C. Redding, Chairman - Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture
  • Mr. Keith Atherholt - Lewis Lumber Products
  • Honorable Lisa M. Boscola - Senate of Pennsylvania (D)
  • Mr. Patrick Cannin - AMES
  • Mr. Mark Critz - Pennsylvania Rural Development Council
  • Mr. Doug Cummings - Cummings Veneer Products
  • Honorable Dennis M. Davin - Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Resources
  • Mr. Lucas Dillinger - Domtar Paper, Inc.
  • Honorable Cindy Adams Dunn - Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Conservation of Natural Resources
  • Dr. David Eissenstat - The Pennsylvania State University
  • Mr. Matthew Gabler - Pennsylvania Forest Products Association
  • Honorable Yassmin Gramian, P.E. - Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation
  • Mr. Anthony Hahn - Conestoga Wood Specialties Corporation
  • Honorable Scott Hutchinson - Senate of Pennsylvania (R)
  • Mr. Marc Lewis - Pennsylvania Forestry Association
  • Ms. Melissa Morgan - PA State Association of Township Supervisors
  • Mr. Jeffrey Nichols - Deer Park Lumber
  • Honorable Noe Ortega - Acting Secretary, Pennsylvania Department of Education
  • Honorable Eddie Day Pashinski - Pennsylvania House of Representatives (D)
  • Ms. Stephanie Phillips-Taggart - Keystone Wood Products Association
  • Honorable Kathy Rapp - Pennsylvania House of Representatives (R)
  • Ms. Amy Shields - Allegheny Hardwood Utilization Group
  • Ms. Ellen M. Shultzabarger - State Forester
  • Mr. Allen Steele (Ex-Officio) - USDA Forest Service
  • Mr. David Yeany - Yeany Maple LLC
  • Vacant - Furniture Manufacturer