About Us

Our Mission

We want to help everyone have access to fresh, clean and healthy water!

Water is necessary to all walks of life on our beautiful planet and is something each and every one of us needs to thrive and live healthily. We humans need to be drinking at least 64 ounces of water each and every day!

At WaterFilterGuru.com we believe everyone should have access to this essential resource. Our mission is to help you find information, products and solutions to address your water quality needs.

How Do We Help You?

We recognize that there are a multitude of water quality issues you could be facing. Not only that, but hundreds of brands and products to solve these problems.

We cut through the noise, sharing our in-depth research and insights so you can identify what specific water problem you are facing and choose the best solution in response.

Hundreds and hundreds of hours are put into testing, researching, writing, double and triple checking each and every article we produce to ensure it is both useful and accurate.

With our in-depth guides and reviews you can get all the details or use our comparison charts to quickly gather the most important information at a glance.

We are proudly an active member of the Water Quality Association, and stand to uphold the core values of ethics and integrity while advocating for, and educating about, our shared passion for water quality improvement for all.

Our Team

Hi I'm Brian

Brian Campbell

Founder and Lead Water Geek at WaterFilterGuru.com

He is a content strategist, writer, editor, and water treatment expert. He got his start working for Hach Company, a multinational brand providing water quality analysis tools, instrumentation, and services to municipal and industrial markets around the world.

His passion for helping people gain access to clean, safe water flows through the expert industry coverage he provides.

Roxanne Trotter

Roxanne Trotter, MS, RDN

Content Creator at WaterFilterGuru.com

A passionate dietitian who loves food and wellness, Roxy is excited to share her expertise on health and how this relates to water quality. She holds a Master’s degree in Human Nutrition and is a certified Registered Dietitian who loves to give people “the facts”, so they can make informed decisions on their health.


Laura Shallcross

Content Creator at WaterFilterGuru.com

A passionate health and wellness enthusiast, Laura has been writing for WaterFilterGuru.com since its humble beginnings. She holds degrees in Print Journalism and Creative Writing, and works alongside Brian to research and review the latest innovations in the water quality industry.

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Michael Claybourn Sr.

President at Water of Texas LLC Water Treatment Specialists

Michael L. Claybourn Sr. is owner and president of Water of Texas LLC Water Treatment Specialists. His 25+ years of experience in the water treatment industry began in the nuclear power operations field and his passion has grown from those roots. He possesses a deep love for life, his family and friends, and for his associates and customers. 

Jennifer Byrd

Jennifer Byrd “The Water Girl”

Independent Water Treatment Specialist

Jennifer has over 18 years of experience in the water treatment industry by providing filtration solutions for residential ,commercial and industrial clients. Her passion for improving lives through quality water is what drives her to evolve in the industry and has allowed her to treat water throughout various regions in the USA as well as globally.

Mark Timmons

Mark Timmons

President at US Water Systems

2022 is Mark Timmons’ 50th Year in the water treatment industry. He is a Level 6 Master Water Specialist and has held the highest WQA Certification since 1981, making him both the highest-ranking and longest-tenured Master Water Specialist in the USA.

Mark has trained hundreds of service technicians, dealers, and salespeople in the water treatment industry.  He has written a Blog “Ask the Water Doctor” for over 20 years and is a trainer and motivational speaker. His training as a Journeyman Plumber, Salesperson and Marketing Consultant leaves him uniquely qualified as “America’s Water Doctor”.

Mark is also President of US Water Systems, an internet-based provider of residential and commercial water treatment solution for homes, labs, craft beer brewing, cannabis and hemp operations as well as many other specialty applications. When asked what he does, he says “I do everything with water… except walk on it!”

Stephen Evangelista

Stephen Evangelista

Founder at HQ Water Solutions LLC

Stephen is the proud owner and founder of HQ Water Solutions LLC; a residential water treatment dealer located in Lancaster, PA. He has worked in the industrial, commercial, and residential water treatment industry for 10+ years and is skilled in construction, excavation, & more.

He is passionate about educating his community on water quality as well as providing high-quality workmanship during every installation. His favorite projects are the ones that require elaborate design and intensive research in order to achieve the customer’s desired results.

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Tommy Stricklin

Chief Water Specialist at SpringWell Water

Tommy Stricklin brings more than 20 years of experience and knowledge working in the residential water treatment industry.

Our In-Depth Research

This is what sets us apart from other sites.

We have a dedicated research team who test products and compile detailed information into actionable guides and reviews, with your health in mind.

Hours and hours are spent investigating and testing the products we review. Our team is charged with scouring the internet for real customer reviews (good and bad), conducting outreach and surveys to ask real people about their experiences.

When speaking about research, we believe the work is never complete. There are always new brands, products and solutions becoming available on the market. We’re continually digging deep for information, testing, and collecting data so as to provide the most in-depth and transparent reviews anywhere.

Read about our full product review process here.

How We’re Funded

WaterFilterGuru is funded by referral traffic and affiliate links. For example, if you read one of our water filter product reviews, then purchase the product from the manufacturer after clicking a link from our site, we’ll receive a small commission from that brand because we sent them your business.

You can read our full affiliate disclosure to learn more about how we make commissions.

That’s Us!

Thank you for taking the time to read our story and get to know us! 😃 Its our goal to provide the most transparent information possible in all the content we produce. However, if you have any questions, reach out to us.

The WaterFilterGuru.com team

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