AEM announces two new staff
Senior director of statistics and director of construction named
The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) announces two new staff: Mike Lietke is senior director, statistics and Sara Feuling, P.E., is director, construction.
Mike Lietke comes to AEM from Briggs & Stratton in dealer development and field training and 12 years with Harley Davidson, serving in dealer district management and market and financial analyst positions.
Sara Feuling comes to AEM with 10 years of experience with the Wisconsin Dept. of Transportation and has a M.S. degree in civil engineering and B.S. degree in civil and structural engineering. She fills a position previously held by John Somers, who moved to a new AEM position as director of the utility sector.
“We welcome Mike and Sara to the AEM team. Their professional expertise will help AEM develop new and expanded opportunities that continue to deliver member service enhancements,” said AEM president Dennis Slater.
AEM is the North American-based international trade group representing off-road equipment manufacturers and suppliers, with more than 1,000 companies and more than 200 product lines in the agriculture and construction-related industry sectors worldwide. The equipment manufacturing industry in the United States supports 1.3 million jobs and contributes roughly $159 billion to the economy every year.