Don Lefeve is President & CEO of the Commercial Vehicle Training Association (CVTA), overseeing all operations at CVTA and is the chief advocate before Congress, the White House, and federal regulatory agencies. Lefeve joined CVTA in 2013 and brings over 15 years of government relations and political experience to his post.
Lefeve was formerly the Director of Government Affairs at the Association of Private Sector Colleges and Universities (APSCU) where he was the principal day to day liaison between APSCU and Members of Congress. Lefeve also designed and led APSCU’s grassroots efforts.
He has held senior government relations positions in industry and served on the legislative staff of former United States Senator John Warner. While working for Senator Warner, Lefeve handled Agriculture, Judiciary, Labor, and Small Business policy issues. Additionally, Lefeve has worked on several Congressional, Senate, and Presidential campaigns.
Lefeve holds a B.A. in History from Randolph-Macon College, a J.D. from George Mason University School of Law and was a 2006 Fellow at the Thomas C. Sorensen Institute for Political Leadership (University of Virginia). Mr. Lefeve is a member of the District of Columbia Bar.