Biography

Paula H.J. Cholmondeley

Paula H.J. Cholmondeley

Ms. Cholmondeley is currently principal of The Sorrel Group, a consulting company founded by Ms. Cholmondeley in 2004 and focused on corporate strategy and corporate governance matters. She was vice president and general manager of Specialty Products at Sappi Fine Paper from 2000 through 2004. Prior to joining Sappi, Ms. Cholmondeley served in increasingly senior positions with Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), a producer of building and composite products, from 1992 through 1998. She began her career in 1971 with Arthur Andersen & Company before leaving in 1973 to pursue a series of finance and executive roles, including with International Paper Company (NYSE: IP) from 1974 through 1980, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Greater Philadelphia from 1986 through 1988, and The Faxon Company from 1988 through 1992. Ms. Cholmondeley is a NACD Certified Director, a part-time faculty member of NACD’s In-Boardroom education program and was elected to the NACD Directorship 100TM (2015). She is also a director of Terex Corporation (NYSE: TEX) and an independent trustee of Nationwide Mutual Funds, and previously served as a director of KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) from 2016 to 2018, Albany International Corp. (NYSE: AIN) from 2005 to 2013, Minerals Technologies Inc. (NYSE: MTX) from 2005 to 2014 and Dentsply International (Nasdaq: XRAY) from 2001 to 2016. Ms. Cholmondeley, a former C.P.A., is an alumna of Howard University and received an M.S. in Accounting from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
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