Kevin Pankratz, CWC Board Chair

Kevin Pankratz is the Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Canfor. He began his career at Canfor in 2004 and was appointed to his current role as Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing in January 2018. In 2019 his role expanded to include the responsibility for sales and marketing of Canfor’s pulp products.

His extensive experience at Canfor includes leadership roles in Asia and North American markets, supply chain optimization, and market development. His experience, which includes 30 years in the forest industry, has enabled Kevin to play a key role in executing Canfor’s market diversification and customer-focused strategy. Kevin is currently the Vice Chair of The Canadian Wood Council, and chairs the subcommittee for Wood Works.

Kevin obtained a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from the University of British Columbia.


CWC Board of Directors

Association Director
AFPA Andre Lema
COFI Don McGregor

Kevin Pankratz

MLB Jérôme Pelletier
NLGA Richard Desjardins
QFIC David Croteau
CMSA Keith Hess
CFPA (Central) N/A
OLMA Mathieu Brière
OFIA Hugues Simon
PLIB Pino Pucci
APA – EWS Chris Kalesnikoff
CWTA Mark Fox
WPC Sylvain Couture
Architecture Shelley Craig
Research Stéphane Renou