Title: President, Toyota Motor Manufacturing West Virginia, Inc. (TMMWV)
April 21, 2017
President, Toyota Motor Manufacturing West Virginia, Inc. (TMMWV)
Leah Curry is president of Toyota Motor Manufacturing West Virginia, Inc. (TMMWV) located in Buffalo. Curry is responsible for all manufacturing and administrative functions of the manufacturing plant. TMMWV, established in 1996, manufactures 4-cylinder engines for the Corolla and V6 engines for the Highlander and Sienna. In addition, TMMWV manufactures 6-speed automatic transmissions for the Avalon, Camry, Highlander, RAV4, Sienna, and Lexus ES 350.
Prior to this assignment, she was vice president of Manufacturing at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana, Inc. (TMMI) in Princeton, Indiana, where she oversaw all manufacturing operations at the plant that produces the Highlander, Sienna and Sequoia.
During her 20-year career with Toyota, Curry held several other manufacturing management positions at TMMI including general manager of Assembly and management positions in body weld, stamping, maintenance, production engineering, and new model launch. She started her career as a team leader at TMMI in 1997.
Curry studied industrial electronics at the University of Evansville and Ivy Tech Community College in Evansville, Indiana. She holds a TPC Certification in industrial electronics.
Curry serves on the National Board of Directors of the Manufacturing Institute and is a member of the Education Alliance, a private, non-profit organization that advocates for public school student achievement in West Virginia.