About The Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association

The Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association (GLTPA) has provided proven leadership in the Lake States Forest products industry for over 70 years. GLTPA is a non-profit organization proud to represent members in Michigan and Wisconsin and is committed to leading Forest Products Industry in sustainable forest management.

Great Lakes Logging & Heavy Equipment Expo

U.P. State Fairgrounds, Escanaba, MI

September 5-7, 2019

Admission - $10 per person, valid for all 3 days of the show

Industry News

6 June, 2019

From the President's Desk

As I write this article in the 3rd week of May, road restrictions have been lifted in Lower Michigan and Wisconsin while some northern UP counties still have restrictions in place. The rain, however, just keeps coming over the entire Great Lakes Region.

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6 June, 2019

GLTPA's Director's Notes

Would you hire a convict? In early May of 2019, representatives from GLTPA and MAT accompanied the Michigan Wood Innovation Team headed up by Don Peterson and MDNR Marketing Specialist David Neumann, on a tour of the Michigan Department of Corrections facility in Jackson, Michigan.

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6 June, 2019

Michigan Legislative Update

Budget Work, No-Fault Insurance Reform Highlight Michigan Legislative Discussions

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6 June, 2019

Wisconsin Legislative Update

The Legislature's budget committee removed more than 130 provisions Thursday from Gov. Tony Evers' budget, including his plan to extend health coverage under the Affordable Care Act.

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The Great Lakes Timber Professionals Association (GLTPA)

Provides proven leadership in the Lake States Forest products industry for over 70 years. GLTPA is a non-profit organization proud to represent members in Michigan and Wisconsin and is committed to leading Forest Products Industry in sustainable forest management.

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