President and CEO
Direct: (515) 421-4358
Cell: (515) 401-8193
In 1986, Carol began her career in search and recruitment with Executive Resources in Des Moines, Iowa. She went on to launch BLR & Associates and ultimately The Luksan Group, LLC. Carol has served the medical equipment and consumer goods industries in the past, but has focused her efforts on the manufacturing, heavy industrial, engineering, aggregate, aerospace, and mining industries since 2000.
Carol has built a significant client base as well as a network of resources and affiliates nationwide. These resources have allowed her to not only fill singular searches, but also work with organizations that have multiple simultaneous, complex openings. She has mastered the ability to develop a hiring strategy, prioritize the searches, and execute upon the plan toward success. Carol, a graduate of Briar Cliff University, is based out of the corporate office in Des Moines, IA. She is married with three children.
Executive Vice President
Direct: (515) 421-4361
Cell: (630) 229-4829
Korey Miller brings a decade of high-level corporate sales & recruiting success in Construction, Financial Services, Technology and Agriculture where he focused on helping Fortune 500 Executives solve operational, personnel and budgetary constraints. Over the last six years, he has managed a national Agriculture supply brokerage for large corporate farms, helping them get the best prices, products, equipment and services for their crop inputs and management practices. Whether the talent need is confidential, urgent, complex or all-of-these-combined, a retained recruiting partnership with The Luksan Group represents a commitment from both sides and sends a strong message to candidates that you, as a client, highly value the opportunity at-hand.
With a tenacious drive, Korey has a passion for helping National, as well as Global, Equipment Manufacturing, Heavy Industrial, Engineering & Private Equity companies attract and retain highly talented, economic drivers to fulfill some of their most crucial roles. In addition, as companies grow and need an accomplished market researcher and corporate strategist, utilizing Korey’s experience could assist in making pivotal decisions for your business.
Direct: (515) 222-1989
Cell: (563) 357-4095
Haley brings over 9 years of strategic process improvement & project management experience in the Financial, Technology & Insurance industries, helping both private and public companies implement more LEAN processes into practice. In addition, thinking critically with long-term vision enables her to provide macro and micro procedural expertise to produce corporate bottom line growth. She is an Iowa native and holds her Bachelors, Magna Cum Laude, from Cornell College.
Talent Acquisition Manager
Direct: (515) 222-1989
Natalie brings a wealth of knowledge in human psychology which enables her to make sound selection and evaluation decisions, while leaving no stone unturned. In addition, her 6 years of deep administrative & superior project management experience significantly helps our firm produce the quality results & precise placements we guarantee. She is an Iowa Native and holds her Bachelors from Iowa State University.