Sean Tighe is SVP of Purchasing for Lumbermens Merchandising Corporation (LMC), based in Wayne, PA, a position he has held since early 2020. Prior to his current post, he held the position of Vice President, Lumber Division. And prior to that, he held the position of Purchasing Manager, Commodity Lumber.
Sean began his career at LMC in 1994 as a Lumber Buyer, and he has subsequently traded every lumber species in the North American wood basket. His start in the industry was working with builders and contractors at an independent retail lumberyard in New Jersey.
Sean holds an MS from the University of Pennsylvania and a BA from Susquehanna University. He resides in suburban Philadelphia with his wife and two children.