Dan Nowalk

Dan Nowalk

Learning & Development Instructor
Learning & Development
Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.
Steve Jobs

Dan’s ability to work collaboratively with employees and work as a team to accomplish any size task has been key to his success. Whether working on strategic projects or facilitating a leadership training session, Dan’s ability to include employees in problem-solving situations has not only made him a leader among his peers, it has also made his peers leaders within their organization.


Prior to joining MRA, Dan spent over 21 years as an HR generalist and in executive leadership roles for the human health and animal health pharmaceutical manufacturing industry in multiple states. He has broad expertise and knowledge, including leadership and employee development, onboarding, training, learning and development, employee and labor relations, investigations, and employee benefits.

Key Accomplishments

  • Site human resources business executive director at an animal health pharmaceutical company with manufacturing facilities in multiple states
  • Led management leadership team in the successful negotiation of union contracts in manufacturing sites across several states, as well as reductions in force
  • Led human resources function in multiple mergers and acquisitions across several states
  • Provided consultation and leadership advice to company president and executive management team


Dan has a bachelor’s degree in business management from Franklin University in Columbus, Ohio.

Professional and Community Activities

Dan enjoys reading to children in local schools as well as making presentations to upper-level students that will benefit them in their lives and careers.