Angela C. Drake
Angie Drake was appointed vice president, finance in July 2022. Previously, she served as vice president, construction from April 2020 to June 2022. Drake joined The Toro Company as senior managing director and integration co-lead when Charles Machine Works was acquired in April 2019. Drake has responsibility for the sales, marketing, product development, quality, and customer service for the construction business, including the Ditch Witch, American Augers, Trencor, Hammerhead Trenchless, Subsite Electronics, and Radius HDD brands as well as corporate-owned dealers.
Drake originally joined Charles Machine Works in September 1997 and subsequently held a series of staff and management accounting roles leading to her appointment as corporate controller and treasurer in 2007. She then was named CFO and secretary-treasurer of Charles Machine Works in 2011 and served in this role until 2019.
Drake earned a Bachelor of Science in accounting from the University of Central Oklahoma and is a Certified Public Accountant. She is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Oklahoma Society of Certified Public Accountants. She serves on the board of directors of the First Bank & Trust Company and State Chamber of Oklahoma.