He is a certified quality auditor through the American Society for Quality.
Louks holds a Civil Technical degree from Mankato Technical Institute, an Associate of Arts degree from Riverland Community College, and he is currently working towards the completion of a bachelor’s degree.
Viracon, based in Owatonna, Minn, has a second plant in Statesboro, Georgia and broke ground in May, 2006 for a third plant in St. George, Utah. The company is an international company of Apogee Enterprises, Inc. Viracon produces high-performance glass products, including tempered, laminated, insulating, silk-screened and high-performance coatings. Apogee Enterprises, Inc. is a leading fabricator, distributor and installer of value-added glass products and systems. Headquartered in Minneapolis, the company’s stock is traded on NASDAQ under the symbol APOG.