Leadership and Board of Directors

CVTA’s leadership is comprised of industry, policy, and association management experts focused on representing the interests of member organizations and the truck driving training industry as a whole. Together, with members and partners, CVTA executives help craft the strategic direction for the organization.

CVTA Staff

Andrew Poliakoff

Executive Director
703-642-9444 ext 101

Cindy Atwood

Vice President
703-642-9444 ext.102

Kyle Hayes

Vice President of Government Affairs
703-642-9444 ext.104

Board of Directors

The CVTA Board of Directors — comprised of our member organizations’ leaders and CVTA’s President and CEO — is actively involved in shaping CVTA’s priorities, policy, and activities designed to help manage the industry’s reputation.

Danny Bradford

United Truck Driving School

Gary Strube

Vice Chairman

Stuart Bowman

Treasurer / Secretary
Roadmaster Drivers School

Jerome Redmond

Immediate Past Chairman
American Truck Training, Inc.

John Diab

Smith & Solomon, Emeritus Director

Bruce Busada

Diesel Driving Academy, Emeritus Director

Lou Spoonhour

Retired, Emeritus Director

Martin Garsee

NAPFTDS Representative Houston Community College

Jill Balleh

CDS Tractor Trailor Training

Jeff Burkhardt

Ancora Education

Shawn Davis

Board Member
Tennessee CDL School

Matt Beach

Conversion Interactive Agency

Mike Fadner

Paramount Capital Group

Cheryl Freauff

TMC Transportation

Tim McLain

Swift Transportation

Tim Norlin

Roehl Transport

R. Wade Murphree

Honorary Board Member