Executive Team

Robert Waldrip
President and CEO

Robert started in the Facilities Management Services Industry leading CLS Facility Services since 1988. His in-depth knowledge and leadership has successfully positioned CLS Facility Services as one of the top National Facilities Service Companies in its class. Robert spends a great deal of his time giving back to the local community as well. Robert supports many local charities and has held board positions for both the Northeast Ohio American Diabetes Association and the International Culinary Arts and Sciences Institute (ICASI) Scholarship Fund in Chesterland, Ohio. Robert holds a Bachelor of Business Degree in Entrepreneurship at the University of Hard Knocks. He resides in Northeast Ohio with his wife Sara.


Bill Brodnick
Chief Financial Officer

Bill Brodnick is a strategic executive with over 30 years of finance and technology experience. He has held senior management positions including CFO, CAO, and
SVP of Operations in companies ranging from private startups to publicity held
Fortune 1000 companies. Bill brings his success in building finance teams for growing businesses and M&A experience to the executive team. His finance background combined with IT management, systems implementation, and technical expertise provides CLS with a strategic advantage.


Brian Lynner
Vice President of Operations

Brian Lynner directs and oversees CLS' Call Center, Procurement & Purchasing, Estimating, Vendor Relations and Projects Departments. He has over 23 years of experience in facilities management in addition to over 28 years of professional operations and management experience. Prior to his role with CLS, Brian was a Regional Manager for a national retail video chain. Brian is a graduate of The University of Akron where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Organizational Communication.