Celebrating our 86th Year as the “Voice of Trucking” in Illinois, the Illinois Trucking Association consists of dedicated Motor Carriers and Allied Members who support the people in our valued industry. ITA is the Illinois affiliate of the American Trucking Associations. As a result we bring with us experience of all other State Trucking Associations into one united team. Illinois Trucking Association provides you a lobbying voice in Springfield PLUS a whole array of services to help manage the impact of change within our industry. We team with other industry leaders to provide educational opportunities and member discounts.
ITA Staff, Members and our lobbyist have played a critical role in supporting the trucking Industry in Illinois and nationally. We have worked diligently to defend the rights of our members in the Illinois General Assembly, various state, county and federal agencies.
The following are a few examples:
- Secured legislation to reinstate the Rolling Stock Tax Exemption
- Worked with the Department of Revenue to reduce the Commercial Distribution Fee by 60%
- Represented the industry by securing $100,000,000 savings over four years with the Illinois Toll Highway Authority through I-Pass savings
- ITA is the Illinois sponsor of the Illinois Professional Truck Driving Championships host to over 150 participants and growing every year
- ITA provides educational opportunities through our joint ITA/Allied member seminars. ALWAYS FREE TO CURRENT ITA MEMBERS
- Seminars in Drug and Alcohol Reasonable Suspicion, DOT Compliance, Labor Law, Hazardous Material and many more
- DOT Compliance forms available free to charge
- Drug & Alcohol Testing Services
ITA is working hard for YOU! If you hire drivers, operate trucks, or provide a service to the trucking industry, then Illinois Trucking Association is the right choice for you!
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Illinois Trucking Association 2015-2016
REPRESENTATIVES AT LARGE
Alan Detmers - Double D
Ray Drake - UPS
Mike Burton - C&K Trucking
David Moss - Bedford Motor Service
David Schultz - Prairie Creek Logistics
David Burk - XPO Logistics
Aaron Tennant - Tennant Truck Lines
Executive Board/Executive Committee
CHAIRMAIN OF THE BOARD
Tony Schmidt - Mr. Bult's Inc.
Nick Urso - Bear Cartage
1ST VICE PRESIDENT
Brian Wasowicz - Triple G Enterprises
2ND VICE PRESIDENT
Melanie Burnham - Hercules Forwarding
3RD VICE PRESIDENT
Bob Stock - Stock Transport
SECRETARY / TREASURER
Randy Vaughn - Superior Bulk Logistics
Jerry Cooper - Scopelitis
Matt Hart - ITA
GENERAL BOARD MEMBERS
John McGovern - Osco Oil
Bryan Ahern - Cassidy Tire
Jim Rys - House of Trucks
Rob Rimmele - Joe Morton & Sons
Bill Prester - HNi Risk Services
Duke Tomei - USI Midwest
Kevin Lhotak - Reliable Transportation Specialists
Rocky Caylor - Cadence Premier Logistics
Laura Nussbaum - CIT Group, Inc.
John Bidochka - JX Peterbilt
Mark Dannhauser - The Custom Companies, Inc.