Alva “Dale” Johnson has recently joined the Ballman Metals team, as the Director of Product Development. Dale brings with him decades of experience in custom designing for fabrication processes. He received his drafting and basic engineering degree from NWSCC in 1986. Since then, his visionary perspective has earned him opportunities throughout the fabrication industry in various parts of the country. Dale is a native of Florence, AL and just recently moved back to the Shoals area. Dale shared that he is glad to be back home, near his family, and to start his new journey with Ballman Metals.