Clearwater Paper Corporation announces new CEO

LEWISOTN, ID - The Clearwater Paper Corporation announced who will take over as the CEO of the company.

On Friday the company, which employs 1,350 employees at it's Lewiston facility, announced that Linda K. Massman will become the company's next chief executive officer.

She succeeds Gordon L. Jones, who according to Clearwater paper will retire from his roles as chief executive officer and chairman of the board of directors, on December 31st.

Massman currently serves as president and chief operating officer, and will begin as president and CEO effective January 1st of 2013.