YP Perspectives Interviews

TAPPI Perspectives are a series of video interviews where moderator, Garrett Fisher of the YP Division, discusses a myriad of topics centered around professional development and advancement with a diverse group of paper, pulp, and packaging professionals in various stages of their careers.

 

 

 

Mike Subilia

An interview with Mike Subilia, Process Engineer / CI Leader, Domtar Moderated by Garrett Fisher, Technical Service Engineer, Tate & Lyle


Mike Subilia's Q&A session touches on a variety of topics ranging from the barriers that a new leader faces, all the way to who really has the most power to enact change within a company. Mike's go-to leadership book is also discussed during this conversation.

John Edwards

An interview with John Edwards of Domtar, Moderated by Garrett Fisher, Technical Service Engineer, Tate & Lyle 

John Edward's Q&A session includes broad topics primarily focused on the battle against adversity in your work life and how to build a foundation to become a better leader.

Lexi Ivan

An interview with Lexi Ivan of Yates Engineering, Moderated by Garrett Fisher, Technical Service Engineer, Tate & Lyle 

Lexi Ivan's Q&A session focuses on career transitioning, management of the "new" millennial generation, and the barriers that young professionals must surmount when pursuing leadership positions.

Mark Lewis

An interview with Mark Lewis of Sustainable Fiber Technologies, Moderated by Garrett Fisher, Technical Service Engineer, Tate & Lyle 

Mark Lewis' Q&A session dives into the routines & values you must have to prepare yourself to run your own company, as well as some advice for those looking to challenge the status quo of the industry.

Marcina Rogers

An interview with Marcina Rogers of International Paper, Moderated by Garrett Fisher, Technical Service Engineer, Tate & Lyle 

Marcina Rodgers' Q&A session focuses on the ability to maintain a work-life balance by utilizing your passions to get out in your community and make a difference. Individuals interested in continuing education will also find this conversation useful, particularly for MBA purposes.

Larry Anker

An interview with Larry Anker of Solenis, Moderated by Garrett Fisher, Technical Service Engineer, Tate & Lyle 

Larry Anker's Q&A focuses on the utilization of skills & opportunities to navigate your career path as a Young Professional. An analysis of what you can invest your time in as a Young Professional in order to get a big payoff in the "career stock market" later in life is also examined during this Q&A.

Kyle Duffy

An Interview with Kyle Duffy from International Paper, moderated by Garrett Fisher, Technical Service Engineer, Tate & Lyle

Kyle Duffy’s Q&A focuses on maintaining a positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills to immerse oneself into a new team. Deciding on a mentor to grow in these areas and many others are also discussed.