Arkansas Trucking Association



ATA Staff

 Shannon Newton Arkansas Trucking Association President

Shannon Samples Newton
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Sarah Newman Director of Operations Arkansas Trucking Association

Sarah Newman Sheets
Director of Operations
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Katie Thomason Corporate Services Coordinator Arkansas Trucking Association

Katie Thomason
Corporate Services Coordinator
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David O'Neal Director of Safety Services Arkansas Trucking Association

David O'Neal
Vice President, Safety Programs and Industry Engagement
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Bethany May Communications Coordinator Arkansas Trucking Association

Bethany May
Communications Director
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Amanda ATA min

Amanda Lamb
Business Development Coordinator
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Caitlin compressor 

Caitlin Walraven
Executive Assistant
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Board Of Directors 

Chairman of the Board
Al Heringer IV
Vice President
Star Transportation, LLC

Rochelle Bartholomew

CalArk International, Inc.

Marr Lynn Bearden
Marrlin Transit, Inc.

Gregory P. Carman
Carman, Inc.

John Culp
Maverick USA

Dan Cushman
President & CEO
P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc.

Keven Haddox
Vice President of Operations
Southern Tire Mart

Craig Harper
J.B. Hunt Transport

Kory Larson
The Larson Group

Jeff Loggins
Loggins Logistics, Inc.

Rob Lyall
Vice President Transportation Distribution
Tyson Foods, Inc.


Mike McNutt

Distribution Solutions, Inc.

Mark Morris
Morris Transportation Services, LLC

James Reed
USA Truck

Butch Rice
President & CEO
Stallion Transportation Group

Alan Riels
President & CEO
Dedicated Logistics, LLC

Tracy Rosser
Senior Vice President – Transportation
Walmart Transportation LLC

John Smith
President & CEO
FedEx Freight

Vicki Jones Stephens
C.C. Jones, Inc.

Tim Thorne
President & CEO
ABF Freight

Doug Voss
Associate Professor of Logistics
University of Central Arkansas

Contact Us

Arkansas Trucking Association
PO Box 3476 (72203)
1401 West Capitol Ave.
Little Rock, AR 72201

(501) 372-3462 | Phone
(501) 376-1810 | Fax

Our Mission

  • PROTECT the collective interests of trucking companies in the political and regulatory arenas.
  • PROMOTE the dynamics of trucking so that people have a better understanding of the link between America's primary freight delivery system and the standard of living they enjoy.
  • SERVE our members to help them to grow their business and their profits
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