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Leslie John Lanser Edit Profile

Christian radio broadcasting executive and owner

Leslie John Lanser, American Christian radio broadcasting executive and owner. President Holland Merchants Association, 1981-1982, Holland Chamber Orchestra, 1991-1994; vice president National Main St. Board, Holland, 1984-1985. With United States Naval Reserve, 1952-1957. Member Holland Chamber of Commerce (chairman 1990-1991), Rotary (president Holland club 1989-1990, Paul Harris award 1990).

Background

Lanser, Leslie John was born on April 19, 1935 in Sanborn, Iowa, United States. Son of Brant P. and Johanna (VanderLugt) Lanser.

Career

Newspaper employee, Pella (Iowa) Chronical, 1954-1957;printer, Hoekstra Printing, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1957-1968;owner, general manager, Lanser Broadcasting Corporation, Holland, Michigan, since 1968. Deacon 1st Christian Reformed Church, Grand Rapids, 1973-1976. Elder Christ Memorial Church, Holland, since 1991.

Delegate Classis Holland Reformed Church American, since 1996.

Membership

President Holland Merchants Association, 1981-1982, Holland Chamber Orchestra, 1991-1994. Vice president National Main St. Board, Holland, 1984-1985. With United States Naval Reserve, 1952-1957.

Member Holland Chamber of Commerce (chairman 1990-1991), Rotary (president Holland club 1989-1990, Paul Harris award 1990).

Connections

Married Mildred Swank, March 5, 1954 (divorced January 1978). Married Patricia L. Balk, June 14, 1986. Children: Vaughn, Greg, Steve, Vicki, Rick, Curt, Brad, Heather, Kelly.

father:
Brant P. Lanser

mother:
Johanna (VanderLugt) Lanser

spouses:
Mildred Swank

Patricia L. Balk

children:
Vaughn Lanser

Greg Lanser

Steve Lanser

Vicki Lanser

Rick Lanser

Curt Lanser

Brad Lanser

Heather Lanser

Kelly Lanser