Leadership and

Board of Directors

Dale T. Brinkman

Senior Vice President - Administration, General Counsel and Secretary

Worthington Industries, Inc.

Dale T. Brinkman joined Worthington in 1982 as general counsel and was named vice president administration in 1999, and secretary of the corporation in September 2000.

Prior to joining Worthington, Brinkman served as an attorney with American Electric Power Service Corporation and at the law firm of Schwartz, Shapiro, Kelm & Warren.

Brinkman is a member of the Columbus and Ohio State Bar Associations. He is formerly a member of the board of trustees and co-founder of the Friends of Dahlberg. He is also past president and board member for the Association for the Developmentally Disabled.

Brinkman graduated from Notre Dame in 1974 and The Ohio State University College of Law in 1977.

Brinkman and his wife Marty have three children.

Worthington Industries is a leading global diversified metals manufacturing company with 2018 fiscal year sales of $3.6 billion.  Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Worthington is North America’s premier value-added steel processor providing customers with wide ranging capabilities, products and services for a variety of markets including automotive, construction and agriculture; a global leader in manufacturing pressure cylinders for propane, refrigerant, and industrial gases and for cryogenic applications, water well tanks for commercial and residential uses, CNG and LNG storage, transportation and alternative fuel tanks, oil & gas equipment, and consumer products for camping, grilling, hand torch solutions and helium balloon kits; and a manufacturer of operator cabs for heavy mobile industrial equipment; laser welded blanks for light weighting applications; automotive racking solutions; and through joint ventures, complete ceiling grid solutions; automotive tooling and stampings; and steel framing for commercial construction.  Worthington employs approximately 12,000 people and operates 78 facilities in 11 countries.