Leadership

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

Don Lefeve
President & CEO
703-642-9444 ext. 101
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Cindy Atwood
Vice President
703-642-9444 ext. 102
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Mark Valentini
Director of Government Relations
703-642-9444 ext. 105
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Kristine Gager
Director of Communications
703-642-9444 ext. 104
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Board of Directors

The CVTA Board of Directors — comprised of leaders of our member organizations 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.

Chairman - Gary Strube, DrivePro

Vice Chairman - Brad Barber, Georgia Driving Academy

Past Chairman - John Diab, Sr., Smith & Solomon

Treasurer / Secretary - Stuart Bowman, Career Path Corporation

John Frey, Stevens Transport

Greg Koepel, Roehl Transport

Larry Marsh, JTL Truck Driver Training

Gary Pressley, Heavy Metal Truck Training School

John Rojas, Mike Byrnes & Associates, Inc.

Jamie Sather, National Tractor Trailer School

NAPFTDS Representative - Martin Garsee, Houston Community College

Bruce Busada, Diesel Driving Academy,  Emeritus Director

Louis Spoonhour, Retired, Emeritus Director

R. Wade Murphree, Retired, Emeritus Director