The mission of the South Dakota Trucking Association is to represent and promote the interests of the trucking industry; to positively influence government and regulatory agencies; to positively promote the industry's image; to assist member companies in managing change and enhancing profitability; to provide education through seminars and conferences; to promote highway and driver safety.
In addition to offering members health, dental and vision insurance, they assist companies in managing change and enhancing profitability. Seminars and conferences are offered to promote highway and driver safety.
Directors of the SDTA
Linda Bickford, Prorate 48/Quality Truck Insurance
David Bultsma, David Bultsma Trucking
Lloyd Bultsma, Lloyd Bultsma Trucking
Brian Clark, Clark Livestock Transport
Art Donovan, Dean Foods
Bryan Eden, Butler Machinery Company
Jeromy Feldhaus, Feldhaus Trucking
Charlie Flowers, Flowers Trucking
Jeff Gillespie, Midwest Coast Transport
Randy Hartley, Hartley Transportation, Inc.
Colleen Hudson, East West Motor Express
Jerry Johnson, B & G Transportation
Kimberly Johnson, United Parcel Service
Larry Klaahsen, Dakota Truck Underwriters
Stan Kopfman, Stans, Inc.
Doug Koppmann, Northwestern Warehouse
Ben Oldenkamp, Oldenkamp Trucking
Jerry Ollerich, Jerry Ollerich Trucking
Matt Parker, Parker Moving & Storage
Robert Punt, Robert Punt Trucking
Wade Stebbins, American Transport
Roger Tiede, CHS Transportation
Lyn Tschetter, Thermo King of Sioux Falls
John Uhl, Great West Casualty Company
Ray Walz, Trimac Transportation
Bud Westendorf, Cummins Central Power, LLC
Bob Willey, Bob Willey Trucking
Officers of the South Dakota Trucking Assocation
Chairman: Wayne Viessman, Cliff Viessman, Inc.
Vice Chairman: Alton Palmer, Alton Palmer Trucking
President: Myron L. Rau, South Dakota Trucking Association
Treasurer: Rick Hoogendoorn, Yellow Transportation
Secretary: Mike Habeck, Habeck Trucking, Inc.
Immediate Past Chairman: Stan Anders, Anders Trucking