As the CEO of Exacto, Inc., Wally joined the Board of Directors of Exacto’s parent company, Cox Family Holdings (CFH), in 2015.
Soon after his role expanded to Chief Operating Officer at CFH, he was then promoted to President. And in 2019, Wally took the helm at Exacto as CEO. Wally has an extensive track record of senior-level business management in several industries including agriculture, commercial horticulture, and the food industry.
Wally earned a B.S. in Business Management from Northern Illinois University and continued his executive education at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. He has served for nearly 20 years on both corporate and non-profit boards.
Phil is the senior executive responsible for managing all financial aspects of Cox Family Holdings and its operating companies.
He directs the accounting and finance teams as well as oversees external resources responsible for financial planning, allocation, analysis, risk management, tax, and reporting. Phil brings more than 20 years of finance and accounting experience with industry-leading, middle-market, and Fortune 100 companies.
He has a B.S. in Accounting, an M.B.A. from Northern Illinois University, a CPA certification, plus a certification in Corporate Finance from Harvard.
Lacey Dellinger joined Exacto in 2018, bringing expertise in strategic growth both domestically and internationally.
Lacey leads the commercial team at Exacto, where she utilizes her experience in technical and business development of the chemical industry to connect customer needs with innovative solutions. Before Exacto, Lacey managed the adjuvants and micronutrients business for Ingevity and was a global sales manager for Milliken Chemical focused on specialty chemical sales among Fortune 100 companies.
She currently serves on the board of directors for a local non-profit Davidson-Cornelius Child Development Center and Council of Producers and Distributors of Agrotechnology (CPDA).She holds a B.S. in chemistry with a minor focus in art history from Wofford College