Chris Lyddan - Director, Timber, RISI, Bellingham, WA, and co-founder – International Woodfiber Report and Timberland Markets Report.
Lyddan serves as timber analyst at RISI, including North American woodfiber, timberland and biomass markets and price reporting. His work is also the basis for the company's benchmarking and forecasting services in woodfiber and timberland.
Lyddan co-founded International Woodfiber Report in 1995 and Timberland Markets in 2000.
Prior to joining RISI in 1995, Lyddan owned a timber harvesting, pulpwood and log export business based in Virginia, founded in 1979. He holds a B.S. in Industrial Forestry from Virginia Tech.