On October 7, 2019, Barnes joined the International Division at Timber Products.
“We are excited and pleased that Russ Barnes has joined the International and Domestic Softwood Plywood sales team,” said Pat Lynch, International Sales Manager for Timber Products. “His knowledge and experience will provide the energy and customer support to grow our business in the US markets.”
Barnes brings years of sales and management experience in the wood product industry to his new role. For the past four years, Barnes served as the General Manager for Spenard Builders Supply. He has also worked for Goodrich Forest Products, Willamette Industries, and Boise Cascade.
“I am excited work at Timber Products, a company with a variety of quality products and quality people,” said Barnes.
Barnes studied Business Economics at Eastern Oregon College in La Grande, OR. He and his wife, Maryjane, moved back to Oregon in July.