Chief Production Officer
Mr. Brown serves as Lordstown’s Chief Production Officer. He has led Lordstown’s manufacturing operation as Chief Production Officer since November 2020 after serving as Lordstown’s Director of Paint Operations. Mr. Brown has 28 years of manufacturing experience in many different automotive sectors. His work history includes production, engineering, and management roles at North American Bus Inc., Honda, Hyundai, Volkswagen, Kia, and New Flyer. Shane has been involved in many plant startups during his career, including green-field ventures at Hyundai in Montgomery, AL and Volkswagen in Chattanooga, TN. He has led numerous production model launches at each stop with many production models achieving the highest IQS quality ratings bestowed by J.D. Power, including the Kia Sorento, Kia Optima, and Volkswagen Passat.