Member Driven For Results

ATA is a member-driven organization with a leadership team of elected officers and an appointed Board of Directors. These volunteer leaders typically serve a one-year term, beginning on the first of July and ending the following year on the last day of June.

FY 2023-2024 Officers

Chairman: Tommy Neely, Ross Neely Systems, Inc., Birmingham
Vice-Chairman: Joe Black, McGriff Tire Co., Cullman
Treasurer: Kevin Savoy, Greenbush Logistics, Inc.,  Abbeville
Immediate Past Chairman: Chris Cooper, Boyd Bros. Transportation, Inc., Birmingham

Division Chairmen

Allied Industry: Andrew Linn, Southland Transportation Group, Birmingham
Household Carriers: Will Forbes, Move & Store, Birmingham
LTL Carriers: Steve Aronhalt, AAA Cooper Transportation, Dothan
Private Carriers: David Padgett, Davison Fuels & Oil Co., Mobile
Specialized Carriers: Tres Parker, Wiley Sanders Truck Lines, Inc., Troy
Tank & Bulk Carriers: Harold Sumerford, Jr., J & M Tank Lines, Birmingham
TL Carriers: Daniel Wright, Wright Transportation, Inc., Mobile

State American Trucking Associations Vice President

Fenn Church, Church Transportation & Logistics, Birmingham

Active Past Chairmen

Gary Bond, South State Bank, Birmingham
Greg Brown, B.R. Williams Trucking, Inc., Oxford
Will Bruser, Truckworx, Birmingham
Fenn Church, Church Transportation & Logistics, Birmingham
Jack Fricks, B & G Supply Co., Albertville
Terry Kilpatrick, Billy Barnes Enterprises, Frisco City
Drew Linn, Southland Transportation Group, Birmingham
Barry McGriff, McGriff Tire Co., Cullman
Tom McLeod, McLeod Software, Birmingham
Buck Moore, Buddy Moore Trucking, Inc., Birmingham
Kevin Savoy, Greenbush Logistics, Inc., Abbeville
Bill Scruggs, Southland Transportation Group, Birmingham
Ronnie Stephenson, Southland Transportation Group, Birmingham
Bill Ward, Ward International Trucks, LLC, Mobile
Wayne Watkins, Watkins Trucking Co., Inc., Birmingham


Active Past Chairmen Alternates

Leigh Breal, Ward International Trucks, Mobile
Brent Bruser, Truckworx, Birmingham
Craig Burgess, B. R. Williams Trucking, Oxford
John Ethridge, Buddy Moore Trucking, Birmingham
Bryan Kilpatrick, Billy Barnes Enterprises, Frisco City
Bruce McLeod, McLeod Sotfware, Hoover
Gene Sweeney, Church Transportation & Logistics, Birmingham
Bo Watkins, Watkins Trucking Co., Birmingham
Travis Williams, Greenbush Logistics, Abbeville



Board of Directors (At Large)

Brian Barze, P & S Transportation, Birmingham
Chris Bisanz, Birmingham Freightliner, Birmingham
Dan Carmichael, Palomar Insurance Corp., Birmingham
J. J. Clemmons, Summerford Truck Line, Ashford
Kimble Coaker, ATA Comp Fund, Montgomery
John Collier, Transport Trailer Center, Ozark
Brent Cook, Action Truck Center, Inc., Dothan
Claiborne Crommelin, Baggett Transportation Co., Birmingham
Bo Cross, Gulf Coast Truck & Equipment Co., Mobile
Amy DeFee, Benny Whitehead, Inc., Eufaula
Edmund Doss, Deep South Freight, Birmingham
Wesley Dunn, RangeWay Carriers, LLC, Pelham
Steve Dupuis, Nextran Truck Center, Fultondale
Allen Dye, ServisFirst Bank, Birmingham
James Eidson, RELADYNE, Jasper
Jeff Ellsworth, Evergreen Transport, Mobile
Greg Evans, M&T Equipment Finance, Helena
Beau Holmes, Quantum Logistics, Montgomery
Steve Johnson, Action Resources, Birmingham
Luke Johnston, Johnston Trucking, Brundidge
Mark Knotts, McGriff Insurance Services, Troy
Jerry Kocan, Four Star Freightliner, Montgomery
Ben Leach, Pinnacle Financial Partners, Birmingham
Alphonso Lewis, YRC Freight, Montgomery
Valerie Lindley, LB3, LLC, Wedowee
Hunter Lyons, Gulf City Body & Trailer Works, Mobile
Jeff McGrady, Heritage Freight Warehouse & Logistics, LLC, Sylacauga
Butch Owens, Golden Flake Snack Foods, Birmingham
Clay Palm, Utility Trailer Sales of Alabama, LLC, Dothan
Emmett Philyaw, Bay Lines, Mobile
Kelly Robinson, Service One Transport, Inc., Muscle Shoals
Ben Smith, S & M Transportation, Saraland
Steve Stinson, Thermo King of Birmingham-Dothan-Mobile-Montgomery, Montgomery
Paul Storey, Storey Trucking, Henager
Taylor White, Alabama Motor Express, Inc., Ashford
Keith Wise, R. E. Garrison Trucking, Inc., Cullman


Mark Colson, Alabama Trucking Association (President and CEO)

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