ATA Staff List

Frank Filgo, CAE

President & CEO Executive, Lobbying, Official Spokesman
334-834-3983, ext. 114

Mr. Filgo has more than 40 years of experience in association management and previously served as president of the Alabama Alliance of Business & Industry before becoming president of ATA in December of 1995. He is a Certified Association Executive (CAE) as awarded by the American Society of Association Executives, and a graduate of Mississippi State University and the National Institute of Organization Management at the University of Delaware.

He is a member of the American Society of the Association Executives and is past president of its state affiliate – the Alabama Council of Association Executives. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Business Council of Alabama (BCA), and is past chairman of the Region II Trucking Association Executive Council and currently serves as its Secretary.

His primary responsibilities as President and CEO of the Alabama Trucking Association are:

  • Serves as chief executive officer, recommends and participates in the formulation of new policies and makes decisions within existing policies as they have been approved by the ATA Board of Directors.
  • Plans, organizes, directs and coordinates the staff, programs and activities of the Association to assure that objectives are attained, plans fulfilled, and member needs met.
  • Maintains effective internal and external relationships.
  • Through management and leadership, achieves economical, productive performance; forward-looking programming and constructive growth of the association.

Mr. Filgo received ATA’s 2015 H. Chester Webb Award for Distinguished Service.