Dan Mickelson

Dan Mickelson

Manager of Client Services

  • BS, Operations Management
    University of Arkansas, Ft Smith
  • AAS, Electronic Technology
    University of Arkansas, Ft. Smith
  • Graduate, LSU Executive Management Program
    University of Louisiana, Baton Rouge
Arkansas Economic Development Commission

700 Research Blvd.
Fayetteville, AR 72701


Phone: (479) 575-6886
Other Phone: (479) 409-6262
Fax: (501) 683-4420


Arkansas Manufacturing Solutions, Director of Client Services, Dan Mickelson has over 20 years of industrial operation, engineering, and project management experience. 8 year of experience managing international, large, green field manufacturing projects and 8 years of managing procurement for international projects. 5 years experience managing research and development for both products and equipment. 5 years operations experience managing multiple US manufacturing facilities and has multiple patent awards.

Dan spent 28 years with Norton/Saint-Gobain Company. During that time he spent 5 years managing World Equipment, engineering, and process improvement. He was the Manager of process improvement for 3 years, Manager of manufacturing operations for 5 years, and Manager of engineering, mechanical, and electrical maintenance for 7 years. Dan also spent 3 years with HED Environmental Systems out of Houston managing their Engineering/Manufacturing and responsible for development of patentable products.