Born in Toronto, Canada and raised in Minnesota, Dave Wood joined the Lakeland Companies in 1987 as a member of the inside sales team. With a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from North Dakota State University, Wood’s education quickly led him to his role as project engineer at Control Assemblies. His current responsibilities include maintaining and growing the original equipment manufacturing sector of the business.
Currently, as Director of Engineering, Wood serves as a mentor to new and incoming engineers in design work, while also ensuring that our hardware designs meet or exceed national standards, codes, and engineering practices. Throughout his twenty-five years of service to the Lakeland organization, Wood has developed an expertise in the best practices of worldwide safety standards. When not busy with work, Dave enjoys playing golf and spending time with his family.