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CL Werner steps down from Werner Enterprises post

Clarence L. (CL) Werner, Petersburg native and founder of Werner Enterprises, stepped down recently as the company’s executive chairman.
CL will continue to serve as chairman of the board of directors through the end of his current term, which ends May 2021. At that time it is expected that he will become chairman emeritus.
In connection with this transition, the board of directors appointed Derek Leathers, the current chief executive officer and president of the company, as a member and vice chairman of the board of directors effective May 31, 2020.
See the complete story in the June 17 Albion News and Petersburg Press, print and e-editions.