Jim Laney, Senior Manager of Environment, Safety & Health; DENSO Corp.
A native of eastern North Carolina, Jim has over 30 years of experience in manufacturing. Jim’s career in manufacturing has seen him work in various roles for several automotive supply companies such as Metaldyne, Buehler Products and DENSO. Those roles span from being a CNC machine operator to production/facilities management, to his current role with DENSO in EHS.
Jim has been with DENSO International America, a Tier 1 supplier of automotive parts based in Southfield, Michigan for over 25 years.
He is the Senior Manager of environment, safety, and health were he has held roles for the Southfield Corporate HQ as well as at several of DENSO’s manufacturing locations in TN and NC.
A graduate of East Carolina University in Greenville, NC Jim also holds a masters degree in Environmental, Health & Safety Management from the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, NY.
Jim and his wife Laurie have been married for 38 years. They currently reside in Washington, NC. They have 2 married sons Michael & Matthew.