Dale Cox is a professional food scientist, holding a BS and MS in Food Science, and is also a licensed general contractor. He grew up living all over the country while his father served in the Air Force and lived for two years in Mexico while serving a mission for his church. In addition to his passion for food science and digging in the dirt, Dale is a LEGO® brick enthusiast and is a certified original Star Wars Nut. For over 23 years he has worked in the food industry for many well known companies developing new products and improving food manufacturing facilities.
Together with his wife, LeAnne, and others, he has run several businesses, including various real estate investment ventures, mobile home park ownership and operation, and land development. Currently as owner and founder of Beakers & Bricks, LLC he is developing self-paced online and print food science and physics curriculum for students of all ages, and the Edible Knowledge for the Curious Cook series for curious cooks of all ages. He has a great passion and love for the United States of America and for preserving the freedoms enjoyed by its citizens. Dale and LeAnne have three children and reside in North Carolina.