Clyde has 16 years of public company CFO experience and before joining Victra, Inc. was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Dollar Express Stores LLC, a privately-owned discount retailer formerly part of Dollar Tree/Family Dollar. Prior to joining Dollar Express, Clyde served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for The Pantry, Inc., an $8 billion Fortune 500 convenience store operator. He has also held Chief Financial Officer roles at RailAmerica, Inc., Cott Corp., and Lance, Inc. Earlier in his career, Clyde served as Director of Financial Services for Worldwide Power Tools at Black & Decker and as Director of Investor Relations at RJR Nabisco. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Economics from Elon College and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Wake Forest University.
Clyde and his wife, Carol, have three grown children.