Age: 57
Director Since: 2020
Term Expires in: 2023

Committee Memberships:
• Compensation and Personnel
• Operations

Summary: Mr. Garcia brings to our Board extensive operational leadership in heavy industrial industries. Mr. Garcia was President of the Pulp and Paper Division of Domtar Corporation from April 2014 to January 2021. The Division designs, manufactures, markets and distributes a wide variety of fiber-based products including communication papers, specialty and packaging papers and market pulp. Prior to joining Domtar, Mr. Garcia was the Chief Executive Officer at EVRAZ Highveld Steel & Vanadium Co. in South Africa. Mr. Garcia has more than 25 years of international management experience in paper, steel, and aluminum manufacturing and marketing. He has been a Director of IPL and WPL since 2020.

Skills and Qualifications: strategic leadership; financial acumen/literacy; operations; customer perspective; legal and regulatory; human resources/executive compensation; risk management; technology systems/cybersecurity; environmental and safety; diversity.

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