John A. Luke Jr.

John A. Luke Jr.

John Luke joined the MCV Foundation Board of Trustees in 2018.

He has served as chairman of WestRock, a leading provider of differentiated paper and packaging solutions, since 2015, and is the former chairman and CEO of MeadWestvaco Corporation. He also serves on the boards of directors at Dominion Energy Midstream Partners, LP; The Timken Company; FM Global and the VCU Health System.

John joined the Virginia Commonwealth University Board of Visitors in 2012 and has chaired the Audit, Integrity and Compliance Committee, as well as served as the board’s rector and vice rector.

In 2018, John was named Outstanding Director of the Year for his work at WestRock by the Financial Times Outstanding Directors Exchange.