Ford to Nissan to the LEAF.
- Aug. 15, 2010
Nissan's got a go getter in charge of the LEAF Assembly line. -- Ed.
Executive Q&A: Susan Brennan
Susan Brennan joined Nissan North America in October 2008 as vice president for manufacturing in Tennessee, overseeing the company's Smyrna and Decherd plants.
She spent the previous 13 years at Ford Motor Co., where she served in several plant manager positions before being named director of manufacturing in 2000. She rose to the job of director of Ford's global manufacturing business office before leaving for Nissan.
Brennan, a former chemical and biological researcher, holds a bachelor of science degree in microbiology from the University of Illinois and a master's degree in business administration from the University of Nebraska... [Read More]