Vice President, Global Government Relations
Chris Keuleman, Vice President, Global Government Relations, is responsible for public policy and advocacy and leads teams in five state capitals as well as Washington, Brussels, Moscow, São Paulo, Beijing and New Delhi. Keuleman actively works on developing and strengthening International Paper’s relationships with policy makers, trade associations and interest groups.
Keuleman serves on the Board of Directors for The Executive Council on Diplomacy and the US-Poland Business Council. Keuleman also serves in leadership roles in the National Association of Manufacturers. He is a member of many other organizations including the Washington Economic Club, The Government Relations Forum and the Carlton Club.
Keuleman joined International Paper in 2008. Before joining International Paper, he previously served in a leadership role for a trade association, as press secretary for a member of Congress, managed two congressional campaigns and worked for a media consulting firm.
Keuleman has a Bachelor of Arts degree from St. Lawrence University and a Master of Arts degree from George Washington University.