• Management Team, Robert Nickels, President
  • Robert Nickels A Philadelphia native, Rob graduated from Millersville University in 1979 with a degree in Industrial Arts Education. Having always been interested in metal and woodworking, it was only natural that Rob would one day start a company that specializes in high-production metal manufacturing. Founded in 1996, Exact Precision is now celebrating its 12th year of successful operation, a fact largely attributable to Rob’s hands-on approach to leadership.


  • Larry Coldren, Plant and Quality Control Manager
  • Larry Coldren Larry’s education combined with his work experience has provided him with the ammunition to become a success in his field. Receiving a Certificate in Fundamentals of Design from Penn State University’s Reading Campus propelled him to continue his educational training in the areas of statistical process control, geometric tolerances, statistical engineering, JiT training, design for manufacturability, project management and value added manufacturing. Larry started his career as a Machinist Apprentice at Textile Machine Works in Reading, Pa. and has since gone on to tally up 12 years as a Machinist, 18 years as a Methods Engineer and 5 years as a Plant and Quality Control Manager. In addition to his many years of valuable experience, Larry is also adept at computer programs such as Medusa 2D, Turbo CAD and MicroStation.

  • Cliff Winters, Manufacturing Manager
  • Cliff Winters Cliff began his career as a machinist and a toolmaker, and 25 years later, he has become an industry expert. After receiving his Associates Degree as a General Machinist from Williamsport Area Community College (now the Penn State College of Technology), Cliff began working in his trade as a Machinist and a Toolmaker. The last 20 years of his career have been dedicated to CNC programming and processing. He is also well-versed in G-code, Conversational and Cam programming and is using Master Cam to program multi-axis machining.

  • Robin Nickels, Office Manager
  • Robin Nickels Having worked at several area hospitals, Robin’s experience in handling fast-paced, high-pressure situations has given her the skills and temperance to be both a successful office manager and a devoted mother of two. Her background in office administration has made her familiar with the terms and technology needed to help run a successful business.