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The Boss: Any day outdoors is a good day for LP's Brad Southern

Adam Sichko
American City Business Journals
The Boss: Any day outdoors is a good day for LP's Brad Southern

In high school, Brad Southern spent his summers chopping down trees on an East Tennessee farm. It’s the kind of hard labor that might convince others to go to college. Southern earned two degrees so he could remain among the trees, the start of a career that last year reached a height he never fathomed: CEO of Louisiana-Pacific Corp.