Tom Cleves, SVP – Corporate Affairs for Slyvamo will return to NEXUS and speak to the Class of 2024 on the topic of “Focusing as a Leader”. NEXUS Alumni are invited to attend; make a reservation with NEXUS.
Prior to Tom’s current role, he worked at International Paper for 38 years, most recently as vice president, Global Citizenship, with responsibility for sustainability, community engagement, communications, and corporate marketing, since 2015. He also served as vice president, Investor Relations and vice president and general manager, Containerboard and Recycling.
He and his wife Jana have three daughters and eight grandchildren. He served as a director of Memphis Museums for six years and currently serves as a director for the Memphis Shelby Crime Commission.
Tom has a bachelor’s degree in business management from Northern Kentucky University and a Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University.