Following 30 years of service in various leadership roles, Patrick M. Crahan, senior vice president of Flexsteel Industries Inc., has announced his retirement from the company, effective June 30. According to a press release, he will continue to serve on the company’s board following his retirement.
Crahan began his career with Flexsteel as a corporate accounting manager. He was promoted to general manager, then named a vice president in 1989, and promoted to senior vice president in 2005. He was elected to the board in 1997. Prior to joining Flexsteel, he was a partner at Frank Mooney CPA and vice president, finance at California Natural Foods, both based in California.
“Flexsteel has been fortunate to have an executive with Pat’s wealth of experience,” said Karel Czanderna, president and CEO. “Pat has been involved in every aspect of Flexsteel’s operations, including manufacturing, management and finance. He has been instrumental in implementing and leading Flexsteel’s corporate environmental compliance program. He is respected within the company, the furniture industry and the Dubuque community. We wish Pat the very best in his retirement.”
“On behalf of the entire board, I thank Pat for his many contributions to Flexsteel,” said Chairman Lynn Davis. “We were fortunate to have his guidance and direction at the core of our organization for the past 30 years, and are pleased that Pat will remain actively involved in the company by continuing as a board member.”