DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) -- Flexsteel Industries Inc. says it has named a new president and chief executive officer.
The Dubuque, Iowa-based furniture manufacturer says Karel K. Czanderna's has started her leadership role July 1.
She succeeds Ronald Klosterman as president and CEO. Klosterman, who has had a 40-year career with Flexsteel, will keep a seat on the board.
Czanderna has worked as an executive for Owens Corning and Whirlpool Corp.
She holds a doctorate in materials science and engineering from Cornell University and completed an executive education program at Harvard Business School.