Meet the Team


President, CEO
Mark Lay (Landscape Industry Certified Manager) is the President, CEO and visionary at AA Tex-Lawn. He is responsible for managing, growing and overseeing the business, and he is a graduate of Charlotte Catholic High. Mark holds Landscape Industry Certified Manager (CLP) and Landscape Industry Certified Technician (CLT) credentials, but his most pertinent attribute is that he has been in the business for over 30 years! Mark has a passion for people and helping co-workers and clients succeed.


General Manager, COO
Cory Lay (Landscape Industry Certified Technician) is the General Manager for AA Tex-Lawn. His main responsibilities are overseeing operations, estimating, coaching, and ensuring our crews live up to our high standards. He is also a graduate of Charlotte Catholic High School, but spent four years serving our country in the US Navy during Desert Storm and Desert Shield. He holds his Landscape Industry Certified Technician (CLT) credentials. Cory has a passion for the green industry and for helping others.