The leadership team along with the entire squad of Questers bring a can-do attitude, backed by 20+ years of experience, and fearless ability to tackle and make sense of complex scenario to create powerful sustainability solutions for our clients
Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
A senior executive with in-depth experience building profitable business and orchestrating transformational growth, Ray brings over 25 years of experience in both the waste management and food services industries. He has managed businesses and/or business units with as many as 600+ employees, and more than one billion dollars in revenue. Previously, Ray served as President of Merchants Market Group, an international food service distribution company. Ray also served in various executive roles with Oakleaf Waste Management, a provider of waste outsourcing that was acquired by Waste Management.
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President
Dave brings more than 20 years of experience in the waste, recycling, property management, and business services industries. Prior to Quest, he served as Chief Sales Officer, Executive Vice President, and Senior Vice President of Sales at SMS Assist. Prior to SMS Assist, Dave was Director of Business Development at Waste Management, as well as Client Solutions Vice President at Oakleaf Waste Management, prior to its acquisition by Waste Management.
Chief Financial Officer, Senior Vice President and Secretary
Laurie was named 2014 CFO of the year by the Dallas Business Journal. Her operational and financial experience spans public and private entities including more than 20 years within technology driven businesses. In addition, Laurie has been in public practice with national and regional accounting firms, including KPMG Peat Marwick. Her career experience also included roles within the oil and gas, real estate, and agricultural industries. Laurie is a Certified Public Accountant.
Vice President of Marketing
Leigh has over 20 years of leadership experience in marketing within the environmental services, communications and agency space. Leigh previously served as Vice President of Marketing at Clean Harbors and Safety-Kleen and has been instrumental in building corporate campaigns that build brand awareness and drive leads through the integration of digital and traditional communication channels. He has developed and managed many branding and marketing integration projects from acquisition initiatives and has rolled out numerous new product and service brands to the marketplace.
Vice President of Sales and Business Development
Stephen is a business development executive with more than 30 years of international experience in the waste, recycling, organics and facility services sector. He has experience both as a direct contributor and building successful sales teams at the national level in restaurant, retail, property management, grocery, logistics, manufacturing and distribution. Stephen previously held roles as VP Business Development for Rubicon Global, SVP Business Development of RiverRoad Waste Solutions, VP Business Development FrontStreet Facility Solutions and a senior sales role with Waste Management (WM), and VP Sales at Oakleaf Waste Management prior to its acquisition by WM.
He also holds a U.S. patent for his design of one of the first blue box recycling containers in North America.
Senior Vice President of Information Technology
Brad has over 20 years of technology expertise leading enterprise business and technology solutions for businesses ranging from startups to Fortune® 500 companies. Brad previously served as Principle at Big Brain Strategies, as well as held various leadership roles at a leading IT consulting firm and global companies where he has been instrumental in implementing enterprise solutions for global customers and led transformation efforts in key areas such as solution delivery and business efficiencies, helping increase sales and shareholders value.