Steve Carlson, Vice President of Manufacturing, joined DDI in March of 2022. Steve is a driven senior manufacturing operations executive with a focus on lean manufacturing initiatives. He brings to DDI 30 years of functional management experience for driving continuous improvement changes across complex functional boundaries.
As a dynamic team leader and collaborator across multi-national organizations, Steve’s success has created platforms for developing strategies and tactics, delivering exceptional business results in manufacturing, engineering, new product introduction, safety, and quality.
Steve earned his MBA (Beta Gamma Sigma honorary society) at Santa Clara University. He also holds an MS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University.