U.S. Submergent Team Bios



Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Denver Stutler’s 25-year career includes a unique combination of both public and private sector experience in the infrastructure (water) industry at an executive level. Mr. Stutler began his career as a civil engineer in 1989 with Camp Dresser and McKee, Inc. (CDM), an international environmental engineering firm. Mr. Stutler gained valuable technical underpinnings and rose to become a Principal at CDM. Mr. Stutler was appointed Chief of Staff of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection in 1999 where he gained a working knowledge of the regulatory framework protecting our Nation’s air and water. Mr. Stutler then served as Chief of Staff (2003 – 2005) to Governor Jeb Bush (R-FL) gaining important insight into the workings of government at the federal, state and local level. Mr. Stutler was appointed and confirmed by the Florida Senate as Secretary (2005 – 2007) of the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) where he led a $9 billion agency responsible for transportation in Florida including highway, port, airport, public transportation and rail systems. Mr. Stutler currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of U.S. Submergent Technologies, LLC (USST). USST has revolutionized infrastructure maintenance by specializing in submergent cleaning that removes debris from hard-to-clean environments.



Chief Financial Officer

Jim Bruce has been considered an expert in providing financial and operational leadership serving in the roles of President, CFO and COO to various companies and industries. Since 1991, Mr. Bruce has managed and been involved with the investments of a high net worth family. Their investments have included airline, automotive, marine, restaurant, real estate, manufacturing, and manufactured housing communities. Mr. Bruce has planned and worked through many complex operational, financial and tax strategies as they have related to these industries and their controlled groups. Mr. Bruce is a graduate of the University of Michigan, School of Business.



Business Development Manager

With more than 26-years of experience in the solid/liquid waste and recycling industry, Randy Cordrey has expertise in waste-to-energy, organic residual management, and providing sustainability opportunities for companies. He specializes in building valuable relationships in the industry, managing customer accounts and growth, and strategic thinking.

Randy earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Marketing from Radford University in Radford, VA. Having worked with and formed relationships with Fortune 500 companies during his career, he was responsible for the sales and growth plans for Browning Ferris Industries from 1990 to 2002. In 2016, Randy joined the U.S. Submergent Technologies team, bringing with him a wealth of knowledge and expertise in the field.

He currently resides in South Florida and spends his time with his family and new grandson. Randy keeps fit by engaging in a weekly basketball game with friends and squeezes in the occasional game of golf when he can.