Director of Finance
Dale oversees all financial operations at Southern Botanical. He began his foray into the landscape industry with Southern Botanical starting in 2007 as Finance Manager and then becoming Director of Finance soon thereafter.
Prior to joining the Southern Botanical team, Dale worked with Neiman Marcus. First in their Accounts Payable department and later in their Sales Promotion area on the finance team that supported Neiman’s fast-paced internal advertising agency. In 1999, he took a position with the Nokia Mobile Phones Product Creation Center in Irving where he supported new and exciting handset projects as the mobile phone industry grew at a frenetic pace.
Dale holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from the University of Oklahoma and an MBA from the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University.
He has been active in NALP and TNLA, acting as Region IV’s Treasurer since 2013 and Vice-Chairman for 2015-2016. In his spare time, Dale enjoys reading non-fiction, playing with his two young children and traveling to watch Sooner football games.