Meet the Team

Wood Veneer Manufacturers with Heart

At Great Lakes veneer, every employee is dedicated to turning high-quality logs from sustainable forests into beautiful hardwood veneers delivered on time, every time.

Whether they’re working on the factory floor, in the office, or out in the field, every person in our company works as a team to bring the best product to our customers, with first-rate customer service.

As wood veneer manufacturers, the Great Lakes Veneer team delivers superior customer satisfaction and innovative solutions to customers around the world.


Our Leadership Team

Peter T. Rogers

Chief Executive Officer

David Williams


Dave U’Ren

Engineering & Maintenance Director

Mike O’Connell

Log Procurement Director

Mike Burkart

Business & Product Development Director

Tony LaMalfa

Human Resources & Safety Director

John D. Wainio

Plant Manager

Linda Eggert

Customer Service Manager

Kevin Brzezinski

Process Engineer