BlueLinx Holdings appoints Karel K. Czanderna to board
Ms. Czanderna has been the CEO of Flexsteel since 2012.
Prior to joining Flexsteel, she served as Group President of Building Materials for Owens Corning.
Ms. Czanderna also previously held various executive management positions with Whirlpool Corporation including Vice President, North America Cooking Products, Vice President & General Manager, Global KitchenAid and Jenn-Air Businesses, and Vice President, Global Refrigeration & Water Products.
Ms. Czanderna began her career with Eastman Kodak Company, where she spent 18 years and served in a variety of leadership roles.
She currently sits on the boards of Flexsteel, American Home Furnishings Alliance, and American Home Furnishings Hall of Fame Foundation Inc.
Ms. Czanderna has previously served on the boards of A&E Factory Service LLC, Bremson, Inc., Materials Research Society, and Clarkson University.
Ms. Czanderna earned a Bachelor of Science degree with distinction in Physics and Humanities from Clarkson University, and a Master of Science and Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from Cornell University.