Port Townsend Paper Company logo

PTPC Leadership

Will Lindsay

Chief Executive Officer

Crown Paper Group

Will Lindsay was named CEO of Crown Paper Group in December 2022. Will is a highly experienced leader, with 32 years of focus in the Paper and Packaging Industry. Throughout his career he has held various management positions in Sales, Marketing, Operations, and Strategic Planning. He is a leader who will develop and implement an overall plan that will help promote our path to continued success.

Rob Kreizenbeck

Chief Operations Officer

Crown Paper Group

Rob Kreizenbeck joined Crown Paper Group in April 2023. He brings 30 years of experience in the paper industry and a focus on operations management. Rob’s background includes roles in operations, maintenance, and reliability leadership across the county.

Cleveland Huggins

Chief Financial Officer

Crown Paper Group

Cleveland brings a wealth of experience and talent to the Crown Paper Company and has a proven track record for delivering sustained value creation. Mr. Huggins comes to us from Billerud Americas Corporation where he previously served as Senior Vice President and CFO. Prior to his time with Billerud Americas Corporation, Mr. Huggins spent more than 20 years with the Procter & Gamble Co. (P&G) serving in various finance roles with increasing levels of responsibility across corporate Finance, Marketing, Sales, Supply Chain and Corporate Strategy.

Bert Brown

Operations Manager

Port Townsend Paper Company

Bert Brown is a focused leader, recognized for delivering superior results with over 30 years’ experience in managing operations and maintenance in a mill setting. He is a visionary, with the ability to create and execute strategic and operations plans and a track record for finding innovative ways to grow revenue and increase margins by maximizing available resources.

Kraig Michels

Human Resource Manager

Port Townsend Paper Company

Kraig Michels joined PTPC in June 2022. Kraig has over 15 years of Human Resources Leadership focusing on HR strategy, operations, recruitment, and payroll. He has over 25 years of benefit and retirement plan experience and has successfully converted several HRIS and talent acquisition Software programs as a project manager.

Kevin Wright

General Sales Manager

Port Townsend Paper Company

Kevin Wright joined Port Townsend Paper Company in 1984 and served in varying positions as Technician, Product Analyst, Technical Director and New Product Development Manager. Prior to his current role, he served as Export Sales Manager until 2004.