PROVIDENCE, RI – Mahr Inc. announced that Lara Rapport has joined the company as quality manager.

In her new role, Rapport will focus on improving processes through customer feedback, ensuring ISO compliance, management of the ISO auditing system and more.

Rapport is a certified ISO 9001:2015 lead auditor with more than 20 years of experience in manufacturing and quality management. She has expertise in ISO 9000, lean manufacturing, facility energy management, program management and the quality disciplines of: Six Sigma, FMEA, PPAP, auditing and CAPA problem solving. She has a bachelor's degree in industrial engineering from Northeastern University and an MBA in global business from Northeastern University as well.

Mahr has also recently promoted two employees. Anthony Clang, who joined the organization in 2003, has been promoted to the position of laboratory technical manager and will now oversee both of Mahr’s calibration labs. Clang’s previous work on Mahr’s ISO17025 NVLAP accreditation was vital to the organization’s efforts. Dave Perron, who has 18 years of industry experience, has been promoted to manufacturing engineering supervisor and will now be responsible for leading that department.

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