Our Leadership

Great service begins with great leadership

Zachary Irwin

Co-Founder / President

A graduate of University of Northern Iowa, Zach spend much of his career using large data to build software programs which optimize operations in the pharmaceutical sector. This experience allows Trash Gurus to continually develop software and systems that put their customer first and at the same time are revolutionizing the waste industry. In addition to his work developing systems, Zach spends his time learning about the best way to get to Mars or the Moon. 

Eric McGlauflin

Co-Founder/ Vice President, Sales

​A dedicated sports fan and former collegiate-athlete, Eric graduated from Northwest Missouri State University where he played baseball. Prior to Trash Gurus, he had a successful position in the orthopedic sales industry. During this time, he obtained valuable skills necessary for overseeing sales operations and managing account relationships. His focus is ensuring our service lines provide the most value for our customer. In addtion to his work growing Trash Gurus, Eric spends his time playing racketball, slow pitch, and ice hockey.


Justice Baird

Vice President, Business Development

Justice, a graduate of Pittsburg State University, has a background in accounting, finance, corporate acquisitions. As Vice President, Business Development his focus for TrashGurus is on financial management, capital investments, sustainability reporting, and asset protection. Outside of work, Justice volunteers for non-profits to help lift up the community.


Matt Kramer

Vice President, Marketing & Communications

With a BA in Public Relations from Rowan University and MBA for the University of Colorado Denver, Matt spent a decade working in medical marketing. His diverse knowledge of branding, positioning, product launch, training and communications helps with his current focus of managing all marketing, communication and branding activities for Trash Gurus. Outside work hours, Matt is Cubmaster of a local Cub Scout pack and a fan of the Colorado Rapids.

Christie Schutter

Customer Success Manager

As a licensed real estate agent, Christie's previous role was with Keller Williams as a contract aquisition specialist. Her experience providing real estate buyers clarity and assistance through a stressful home buying process makes her a perfect fit to provide the same to our commercial customers. Her ability to help clients from contract to implementation and beyond is second to none. In her free time, Christie enjoys finding the best shopping bargins in Denver and baking.

Koy Baird

Service and Logistics Manager

As a marine biology major, Koy developed an extensive knowledge about marine life. After college, he worked to manage route-driven services and crew logistics. This experience is essential to his role at Trash Gurus where he designs and manages the operational services performed at all sites. In his spare time, Koy is a sports fanatic and maintains an outstanding aquarium at Gurus HQ.


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