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Automobile company executive

Lawrence Bonaventure Zahner, American Automobile company executive. Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan fellow, 1989. Board of directors Sparrow Hospital Foundation, Lansing, 1990.


Zahner, Lawrence Bonaventure was born on June 18, 1954 in Baltimore. Son of Lawrence Bonaventure and Dolores Estelle (Fortier) Zahner.


BSIA, General Motors Institute, Flint, Michigan, 1979; Master of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1989.


Supervisor production, GMAD, Doraville, Georgia, 1980-1981; operations manager, Nissan Motor Manufacturing United States of America, Smyrna, Tennessee, 1981-1983; area manager production, quality director, BOC Lordstown (Ohio) General Motors, 1984-1988; director planning Lansing Automotive division, General Motors, 1989-1990; production manager Reatta Craft Center, General Motors, since 1990; plant manager, Lansing Craft Center, since 1991; director international planning Lansing Automotive division, since 1993. University recruiter for General Motors.


Board of directors Sparrow Hospital Foundation, Lansing, 1990.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: fishing, golf, owner thoroughbred race horses.


Lawrence Bonaventure Zahner

Dolores Estelle (Fortier) Zahner