Trash doctors was created by experienced maritime professionals to offer additional APHIS/regulated garbage disposal options to the maritime community. We are the preeminent choice of regulated waste and medical waste services.
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Donald Rulh, Jr.
Donald is a second-generation maritime professional and has literally grown up in the industry. After receiving his Bachelor of Science degree from Our Lady of Holy Cross College, Donald began his career coordinating transportation and dispatch operations among the many ports located along the Gulf of Mexico. He works closely with multiple government agencies on a daily basis while performing logistical maritime services and launch services. These agencies principally include U.S. Customs, I.N.S. Immigrations, and the U.S.D.A. Donald also has years of experience with tanker logistics (VLCC, ULCC, Panamax, LPG, Veg-oil, Grain, and others) as he has worked extensively to enter and clear foreign-flagged vessels, goods and crew from around the world into Gulf of Mexico ports. As a freight-forwarder, Donald has been instrumental in ensuring the on-time delivery and clearing of critical components for dozens of oil-field companies around the United States. Donald brings to MMS a vast experience and knowledge of logistics management in the maritime industry. In addition, Donald has contributed time towards his community by volunteering for the World Food Program to help with exporting food products to less fortunate countries, teaching special education, serving as a sports announcer for the Special Olympics, and coaching football.
Bringing more than 20 years of maritime experience to Trash Doctors, LLC., Spencer directly oversees key logistical services for the offshore industry, including stability and lashing plans for heavy lift cargo, marine equipment rental, environmentally-friendly waste water collection and treatment and personnel supply services. Prior to joining CLS, Spencer served as Vice President of U.S. Gulf Operations for Seagull Marine, Inc/Agility Project Logistics, where he was responsible for marketing and managing services for the offshore construction industry—and guiding employees in various offices throughout the U.S. Gulf and Mexican Gulf ports to ensure all projects were handled efficiently within client and government guidelines. Beginning his career as a Boarding Agent in 1992, Spencer brings a wealth of experience to Trash Doctors, LLC from his previous positions. He served as General Manager for Inchcape Shipping Services, where he optimized all operational services and organizational efficiencies within the New Orleans Port office. He has also served as Commercial Director for Gans (USA), LLC; Director of Marketing for Riomar Agencies, Inc.; and Director of Operations for RioInternational, Inc. Spencer is a member of the Gulf States Maritime Association, have served on the board of directors for approximately seven years, including positions of Secretary, Vice-Chairman and Chairman. He has been a member of the New Orleans Board of Trade since 1995 and a member of the New Orleans World Trade Club since 2007.
Kelly began her career in the maritime industry as a boarding agent. As a boarding agent she was responsible for overseeing and coordinating all activities for vessels while in the vessels were in port. Prior to joining the maritime industry, Kelly worked for Baker Hughes as a Process Coordinator – Gulf Coast Region. As a Process Coordinator, Kelly planned, organized, lead and performed various safety compliance reviews including detailed audits, inspections of regional operations, and training. Kelly’s career started in 1998 as a Customer Service Agent with Delta Airlines. While at Delta, Kelly managed a team of sales oriented customer service representatives to ensure prompt delivery of quality customer service. Kelly’s broad range of knowledge of maritime, oil field safety and aviation industries has paved a road to Trash Doctors, LLC.