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Phillip Fordham

Government Relations Representative

Phillip Fordham HeadshotPhillip Fordham is the government relations Representative based in International Paper’s, Washington, DC global government relations office. Phillip is responsible for representation of the company with policymakers on key issues, IP-PAC and political compliance administration and development and coordination of Government Relations engagement.

Prior to joining International Paper in 2016, he worked in the Georgia General Assembly, a successful Congressional Campaign in Southeast Georgia, and as a staffer on Capitol Hill for Congressman Earl L. “Buddy” Carter (GA-01). 

In 2013, Fordham graduated cum laude from Georgia State University with a degree in Political Science. He is currently pursuing his MBA from the University of Maryland. 

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