Secondary Materials Program Leader
John Opsteen leads Kimberly-Clark’s solid waste management programs globally, most recently with a focus on K-C’s post-consumer waste diversion efforts.
John has been with Kimberly-Clark for 17 years, having worked in a variety of roles, including both regional and mill environmental leadership positions, as well as some time as a team leader in operations. He has also served three years as environmental coordinator/manager for a large fire truck manufacturer in Wisconsin.
John was born and raised in Kimberly, Wisconsin and has been living in Atlanta, Georgia since 2006. John holds a bachelor of science in environmental science and policy from the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay and is based at K-C’s Roswell, Georgia Campus.