Executive Team

Leadership determines the course and path that a business follows. Doing the right thing in all situations is integral to the core philosophy of McWane Ductile. Whether it involves the environment, safety, community, or our team members, McWane Ductile’s management team is committed to keeping these values at the forefront of our business strategy.

  • Jeff Otterstedt

    Senior Vice President, Pipe Divisions

    Jeff Otterstedt has been the Senior Vice President of the Pipe Divisions since 2011.  Prior to 2011, Mr. Otterstedt was the Vice President/General Manager of Clow Water Systems, in Coshocton, Ohio.

  • Mike Dodge

    Vice President/Sales & Marketing, Pipe Divisions

    Mike has served as Vice President/Sales & Marketing of the Pipe Divisions since 2013. A graduate of Ohio State University, Mike started his waterworks career in the Midwest with The Treaty Company, where he worked as a Branch Manager in the Akron and Dayton markets in Ohio.

  • Tom Crawford

    Vice President, General Manager - Ohio

    Tom Crawford has been the VP/General Manager of Clow Water Systems since 2012.  Prior to 2012, he was the Vice President of Sales & Marketing for the McWane Ductile Iron Pipe Group.

  • Dale Schmelzle

    Vice President, General Manager - New Jersey

    Dale Schmelzle has over 30 years of experience in operations and in management of iron and steel plants, in both Canada and the United States.