Biography

John D. Carter

Chairman of the Board, Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc.

Mr. Carter has served as a director of the Company since August 2003. Mr. Carter served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc., a metals recycling company, from May 2005 to November 2008. Since December 1, 2008, Mr. Carter has served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Schnitzer Steel Industries, Inc. Mr. Carter is a member of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Northwest Natural Gas Company. He is also on the Board of the Oregon chapter of the Nature Conservancy. He received his BA in History from Stanford University and his JD from Harvard Law School. 

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