Advanced Manufacturing Business Development Manager

North Dakota Department of Commerce

Dave Lehman is the Advanced Manufacturing Business Development Manager with North Dakota Department of Commerce. In this role, it is his responsibility to grow North Dakota’s manufacturing footprint. Originally from western ND, he received his engineering degree from NDSU and MBA from UND. Prior to Commerce, he worked for Doosan Bobcat in ND and France and NDSU’s College of Engineering as a resource for manufacturers, inventors, and the economic development community.

Aside from his Commerce role, Dave is a real estate agent with offices in Bismarck and Minot. He owns and operates a portfolio of rental properties along the Missouri River and serves on the Mandan Growth Fund Committee, Mandan Economic Opportunity and Prosperity Committee, and the Bridgeview Bay Homeowner’s Association.