Dan Hartzler

VP of Manufacturing

Dan has 25 plus years of automotive experience in Engineering and Operations. He has worked in many different industries from automated equipment development, plastic injection, steel stamping, and composites manufacturing. He loves to root cause and problem solve solutions for manufacturing improvements through data driven analysis and shop floor presence. He has participated in lean programs with University of Michigan and Operational Excellence through Leading from Within and University of Notre Dame Business School.

Prior to joining SCP, Dan was VP of Operations for Plasan Carbon Composites where he led a team to the largest volume manufacturing process for Carbon Fiber Body panels. Dan has a Bachelor’s Degree in Automated Manufacturing and Electronics Engineering from ITT Technical Institute. Dan has a commitment in developing people to excel and be part of a team for improvements. Dan enjoys spending time with his family and granddaughter, playing golf and fishing when he can.