International Paper Announces Director of Global Diversity & Inclusion
International Paper, Memphis, Tenn., has appointed Cheryl Kern to the role of director of global diversity and inclusion, a position which will require her to strategize methods of inclusion for the organization. “Cheryl brings a unique blend of visionary leadership and creativity that, combined with her extensive career experience, will contribute to making International Paper a stronger, more successful company,” commented Jerry Carter, senior vice president of human resources.
Formerly, Kern was the director of diversity solutions for xpedx, a North American division of International Paper. Kern has also held positions at Xerox and Boise Cascade.
International Paper is committed to environmental, economic and social sustainability, and has a long-standing policy of avoiding the use of resources from endangered forests.
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