The Board of Directors of Daleco is a group of highly respected individuals who are providing the needed guidance to senior management as the company changes to take advantage of the current assets and the growth opportunities present to it.
|Michael D. Parrish (49)|
Position: Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Parrish has over 27 years of leadership and finance experience in a variety of global firms. Previously, Mr. Parrish was Chairman and CEO of Environmental Infrastructure Holdings Corp during which he increased profitability by 115% and improved shareholder's equity by over 200% in less than two years. Prior to EIHC, Mr. Parrish was founder, President & CEO of Equisol, LLC., an environmental services company specializing in industrial air, water, and ground instrumentation. Equisol experienced rapid growth with its acquisition strategy and was recognized by INC magazine as the 7th fastest growing private environmental company on its INC500 list for 2007 as well as Entrepreneur Magazine's HOT 100 recognizing the top 100 start ups in America for 2004. Prior to Equisol, Mr. Parrish held various executive positions in several General Electric Companies where he served in positions such as General Manager for global logistics and services for GE's Water business, and, earlier, as Managing Director for GE Capital specializing in ecommerce, six sigma, and productivity of several of GE's equipment management groups. Prior to GE, Mr. Parrish served for 14 years active duty in the U.S. Army where he held various leadership positions of increasing responsibility as an Army Aviator culminating as a member of the Army Acquisition Corps. Mr. Parrish has a Bachelor's degree in Engineering from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, as well as a Masters Degree in Astronautical Engineering from Stanford University and an MBA with honors from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the past President of the West Point Society of Philadelphia and serves on the advisory boards of the USO of SE PA/NJ and the United States Military Academy at West Point.
|Gary J. Novinskie (62)|
Mr. Novinskie has been the President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company since October 1996 and was previously the Chief Operating Officer of Deven Resources, Inc. Prior to his employment with Deven Resources, Inc., Mr. Novinskie was a Vice President of Broad Street Financial Company, a privately held holding company in Columbus, Ohio for four years. Mr. Novinskie also served as the President of Omni Exploration, Inc., a public oil and gas company for seven years, as Vice President in the Energy Lending Department of the Huntington National Bank in Cleveland, Ohio, and has held various engineering and management positions during his career with Amoco Production Company at various locations throughout the United States. Mr. Novinskie holds a B.S. from the Pennsylvania State University in Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering, and an M.B.A from Case Western Reserve University, majoring in Banking and Finance.
|Lord Gilbert [John] (85)|
Lord Gilbert has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Company since November 2003. Lord Gilbert served as U.K. Minister of State for Defense Procurement from 1997 to 1999, and is a member of the House of Lords and the Privy Council. He first entered Parliament in 1970 and served as Financial Secretary to the Treasury (1974-75), Minister for Transport (1975-76), and Minister of State for Defense (1976-79). During the Conservative government, he was Senior Opposition member of the Select Committees on Defense and Trade and Industry and the Committee on Intelligence & Security. A Chartered Accountant, Lord Gilbert was educated at St. John's College, Oxford, and New York University, where he earned a Ph.D. in International Economics. His early career included work with Price Waterhouse and Canadian Business Services, Toronto, and as Assistant Vice President, Business Development at the Bank of America International in New York. He is a Fellow of the Royal Geographic Society and a member of the Trilateral Commission, and he has served several companies on both sides of the Atlantic as an advisor and board member.
|David Grady (66)|
Mr. Grady has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Company since September 2007. Mr. Grady is a lawyer with concentrations in wealth management and business, securities, real estate and construction matters. From 2004 to 2007, Mr. Grady served as Vice President and General Counsel of Tecumseh Professional Associates, Inc., a privately held national firm based in Albuquerque, New Mexico, with business interests and activities in oil and gas, renewable energy, minerals, real estate, environmental assessment and remediation services, and government facilities management and operation. Mr. Grady received his B.A. from Yale University in 1967 and his J.D. from the University of New Mexico in 1975. Mr. Grady's background includes U.S. Army Intelligence, mainframe computer sales and systems engineering with IBM in New York City, computer hardware export/import and computer software design/development (including financial and management information systems) with his own firm in Southeast Asia. He has been a film and multi media producer as well as a principal in a number of technology development firms and the owner/developer of several commercial, industrial, and multi family real estate projects. Mr. Grady has served on the boards of directors of many business and non profit organizations.
|Carl A. Haessler (52)|
Mr. Haessler is a nominee for the Board of Directors of the Company. Mr. Haessler is a Brokerage and Insurance Specialist with Pacific Investment Securities in Portland, Oregon, as well as an Independent Business Consultant. From 1993 to September 2000, he served as Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and a Director of CAMI. Prior to that period, he held financial positions with Massachusetts Mutual in Portland, Oregon as an Investment Specialist and Salmon Brothers Inc. as a Fixed Income Trader & Internal Consultant in New York. Early in his career, Mr. Haessler also held the position of Operation Geologist for E & P Consulting International, an independent oil company located in Los Angeles. He received an A.B. degree, majoring in mathematics and economics and a minor in geology, from Dartmouth College in 1981, and his M.B.A. from The Amos Tuck School of Business Administration at Dartmouth College in 1987.
|Robert E. Martin (83)|
Mr. Martin has been a director of CAMI since January 2008. From September 2000 to May 2005, Mr. Martin was a member of the Board of Directors of the Company. From 1994 to September 2000 (when the Company acquired CAMI), Mr. Martin was a director and officer of CAMI and its affiliates. Mr. Martin previously was a Regional Vice President for Kaiser Aluminum, Vice President of Sales and Executive Vice President for Lively Equipment Company, and the owner of R.E. Martin Investments and R.R. Martin Sales. Mr. Martin is a retired Brigadier General in the U.S. Air Force Reserve. Mr. Martin is a graduate of Park University. He obtained a Master's degree equivalent in Electrical Engineering through a joint program between the U.S. Air Force and the University of Denver. He also attended Tulsa University Law School and did post graduate work at Oklahoma State University and the University of Oklahoma.
|Charles T. Maxwell (80)|
Mr. Maxwell has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Company since January 2006. Mr. Maxwell was educated at Princeton University as an undergraduate and Oxford University as a graduate. Mr. Maxwell entered the oil industry in 1957 and worked for Mobil Oil Company for 11 years in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. His background has been in four traditional sectors of the industry - producing, refining, transportation, and marketing. In 1968, Mr. Maxwell joined a well-known Wall Street Firm as an oil analyst. In polls taken by Institutional Investor magazine, Mr. Maxwell was ranked by the US financial institutions as the No. 1 oil analyst for the years 1972, 1974, 1977 and 1981-1986. In addition, for the last 22 years, he has been an active member of an Oxford based organization comprised of OPEC and other industry executives from 30 countries who meet twice a year to discuss trends within the energy industry. Mr. Maxwell is currently affiliated with Weeden & Co., LLP, Greenwich, Connecticut. Mr. Maxwell is also a director of Chesapeake Energy Corp.