Russell Faldik



Compost University Faculty

Russell Faldik

San Antonio, TX | rfaldik@newearthcompost.com

Russell joined Leonard Holding Company as CFO in May of 2007. Leonard Holding is a privately owned 3rd generation company that owns and operates business interests in and around the state of Texas. Russell also served as president of the recently sold company New Earth Soils & Compost. New Earth recycles organic waste materials at each of its plants in the San Antonio and Houston markets. New Earth produces bulk and bagged products of primarily garden soils, planting mixes, and mulches.

Born and raised in San Antonio, Russell attended Texas Tech University graduating in May of 1995 with a BBA in Accounting. In 1996, while working at EY, Russell achieved his CPA designation. Russell relaxes by spending time with his wife Melissa and two girls, Aria Elizabeth (24) and Sophia (17). He loves to serve at church, play golf, and exercise.