Our Leadership Team

CEO and Founder

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Tyler started Waste Consultants in 2002 as a college student, when he realized that most companies were paying too much for waste disposal services.

Tyler is a graduate of Appalachian State University where he earned a BSBA in Economics. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife and 4 children, working with children’s homes in Kenya, fly fishing, traveling, and teaching personal finance and entrepreneurship.


Tony Perkins

Julia Padgett

Office Administrator

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Julia is our administrator / bookkeeper / office manager extradonaire.

She graduated from NC State with a degree in Social Work and will start her Master’s degree this coming fall.

Project Manager

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Tony has worked in the waste management field since 2007. He loves identifying savings opportunities for the clients he serves.

He graduated from Drury University with a BSBA. Tony has been married for 20 years and has two daughters. In his free time, he loves spending time with his family at Chiefs training camp, on the beach in Galveston, TX, or catching the latest movie.

Allen Banfield

Senior Project Manager

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After completing 6years of honorable military service, Allen has been in the waste industry for 30 years - including 6 years in the waste service industry and 23 year in the waste consulting industry. His ability to uncover savings and implement unidentified solutions have produced significant results for WCI's clients.

Allen is dedicated to his lovely wife, children and 10 grandchildren. He enjoys playing golf and fishing.


 Vicki Boyles

Billing Coord. &
Assistant PM.

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Vicki enjoys working with waste haulers to ensure invoice accuracy.

Fluent in Spanish, she graduated from Kent State University in Ohio with a BS in Spanish Education. She loves to cook, travel, sew, go antiquing, and spend as much time outdoors as possible.


John Caldwell

Sales & Development Representative

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John is our business development representative. He focuses on assisting our national sales director in prospecting new clients and helping to continually grow the reach of our services.

John will graduate from Appalachian State University next spring. In his spare time he enjoys being outside, especially going for a run or helping out the youth soccer team he coaches.


Andrea Suarez

Content Marketing

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Andrea creates blogs, videos, and other pieces of content about WCI’s services. Next year, she will graduate with a Master’s degree in English from Appalachian State University.

She graduated from Patrick Henry College with a BS in political theory. Andrea and her son love to find new places to hike in and around Boone, NC.