Mike Centers has been the acting CEO, CFO, and President since inception. Upon graduation, he flew CH-47 Chinook Helicopters and transitioned to civilian life via an MBA from Harvard Business School, graduating in 1989. He is a holder of two patents.
Before starting Titus, Mike was a founding member at Strategic Materials, Inc., the largest glass recycler in North America, and ran the Western Region as Senior vice president Western Region from 1994 to 2001. The experience of recycling the glass from MRFs as a secondary processor has helped him define the system for the Titus Secondary MRF business model. From 2001 to 2008, he consulted for Allan Company handling legislative affairs and interacting with the state of California, CalRecycle. He has successfully written and was rewarded five grants thru CalRecycle. Titus has worked on approximately 5 other grants as a service provider.