Glatfelter (NYSE:GLT) today announced that Thomas G. Jackson has been appointed Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, effective immediately. Mr. Jackson succeeds Jeffrey J. Norton, who will be leaving the Company after assisting in a period of transition.
“As we welcome Thom into this expanded role, I want to thank Jeff for his contributions to Glatfelter and wish him well in his future endeavors,” said George H. Glatfelter II, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “Thom has demonstrated strong executive leadership skills and has developed effective legal strategies in support of Glatfelter’s business acquisitions, global compliance program, and environmental matters. I’m pleased that we will continue to benefit from Thom’s experience as we work to drive further growth and value creation for the Company and our shareholders.”
Mr. Jackson was most recently the Deputy General Counsel, Director of Compliance and Assistant Corporate Secretary for the Company. Prior to joining Glatfelter in 2006, Mr. Jackson served as Director of Business Development and Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary for C & D Technologies, Inc. Previously, he served as Assistant General Counsel for Ametek, Inc. and separately as Assistant General Counsel for Exelon Corporation. He graduated cum laude with a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Drexel University. He received an MBA from Villanova University School of Business, and a J.D. from Villanova University School of Law. Mr. Jackson also holds a Masters Business Certificate from East China Normal University Business School and has attained Six Sigma Green Belt Certification.
About Glatfelter― Headquartered in York, PA, Glatfelter is a global manufacturer of specialty papers and engineered products, offering over a century of experience, technical expertise and world-class service. U.S. operations include facilities in Spring Grove, PA and Chillicothe and Fremont, OH. International operations include facilities in Germany, France, the United Kingdom and the Philippines and a representative office in China. Glatfelter’s sales exceed $1 billion annually and its common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol GLT. Additional information may be found at www.glatfelter.com.
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