Murray R. Hewitt, general manager of Greenpac Mill LLC, has been elected to a three-year term on the Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center board of directors.
Hewitt graduated from the University of Toronto with a degree in chemical engineering and is a results-oriented senior manager with more than a quarter-century of manufacturing and operations experience.
He held management positions of increasing responsibility at paper mills in Canada and the U.S. before being brought to Niagara Falls in 2012 by Cascades/Norampac and tasked with overseeing the startup of the Greenpac Mill. The $460 million containerboard mill began operations in July 2013 and Hewitt has managed the facility since.
Hewitt is a member of the Niagara USA Chamber board of directors, Canadian Pulp & Paper Association, The Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry and PIMA, the premier organization for mill managers, production leaders and supplier executives in the pulp and paper industry.