Corporate Promotions August 2022 | AGRU America

Corporate Promotions August 2022


Chris Eichelberger, Vice President of Geosynthetics – Chris has served in technical marketing and sales roles in the Eastern Region at AGRU over the last seven years. He has over 20 years of geosynthetics industry experience, including the installation of geosynthetic materials in applications of solid waste, mining, liquid containment, CCR management along quality assurance of geosynthetics. Chris is also a board member of the International Association of Geosynthetic Installers (IAGI).

Michael Gnau, P.E., Vice President – Eastern Region Sales – Mike began his career with AGRU 8 years ago in a territory sales role, has served as our Eastern Region Manager for the last five years, and will lead the geosynthetic sales efforts moving forward. Before joining the geosynthetics industry, Mike was a Senior Project Engineer and most recently specialized in coal combustion residuals projects.

Walt Steinbeck, Western Region Manager – Walt joined AGRU 8 years ago and has represented the company in a territory sales role; he has served as our Western Region Manager for the last five years. Walt’s geosynthetic experience spans over 28 years in construction and product-related sales.

As AGRU expands its influence and product offerings, we are thrilled to recognize the vital role these industry leaders play in our long-term success of AGRU. They are setting the bar in their levels of performance, professionalism, expertise, and passion, providing significantly positive outcomes for our organization. Congratulations to all three! 


Robert L. Johnson

President/CEO AGRU America, Inc.