AMANA, Iowa (KCRG-TV9) -- Greg Luerkens will be the new President/CEO of Amana Society, Inc. once the current President/CEO John Peterson retires.
Luerkens currently lives in Marion and previously was the President/CEO of RUD Chain, Inc., the American subsidiary of Rieger & Dietz GmbH of Aalen, Germany.
Luerkens will start working at the Amana Society on August 1, working closely with Peterson until Peterson retires on September 1.
Luerkens said the heritage, values, people, and opportunities for growth attracted him toward working at Amana Society, Inc.
Peterson has been the CEO of the company since 2008.