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John P. O’Donnell, President and Chief Executive Officer

John P. O’Donnell, born in 1960, is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Prior to being CEO, Mr. O’Donnell served as Chief Operating Officer of the Company and President, Fine Paper. Mr. O’Donnell was employed by Georgia Pacific Corporation from 1985 until 2007 and held increasingly senior management positions in the Consumer Products division. Mr. O’Donnell served as President of the North American Retail Business from 2004 through 2007, and as President of the North American Commercial Tissue business from 2002 through 2004. Mr. O’Donnell received his BS from Iowa State University. Mr. O’Donnell has served as a director of Neenah since November 2010. Mr. O’Donnell has also served as a Director for Clearwater Paper since April, 2016. Mr. O'Donnell’s extensive experience in the paper and consumer products industries, and his leadership positions in the Company, makes him an effective member of Neenah’s Board.