Michael Nilson loves to innovate potato equipment. He strives to increase the value of farming equipment and farmers’ profits. Nilson has worked for Crary Industries, Lockwood’s parent company, since 2006. He is the Lockwood Business Unit Director and oversees product design, R&D and sales for the company. Nilson has a degree in automotive/diesel technology and a Bachelor of Science in agricultural and biosystems engineering from North Dakota State University.