Board of Directors

TMSA is governed by industry leaders inside transportation or logistics and guides TMSA Headquarters on how to best serve members. 

Board of Directors



President: Mark Derks, Chief Marketing Officer, BlueGrace Logistics
Chairperson: Tom Collins, Vice President, Marketing, Saddle Creek Logistics Services
President-Elect: Beth Malik, Director of Marketing & Communications, SMC³
Treasurer: Leigh Sauter, Director of Operations and Strategy, Virago Marketing 
Secretary: Jodi Cape, Marketing Manager

Committee Chairpersons:

Committee Coordinator: Michelle LeBlanc, Founder & CEO, Drop & Hook
Education Co-Chairs:
Holly LaBoda, Partner, Luminaries Consulting; Gary Cornelius, VP of Business Development, TCW
Membership: Jill Schmieg, Chief Strategist, Sol de Naples Marketing; Don Friddell, Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Brown Integrated Logistics
Diversity: Eileen Dabrowski, Director of Learning, Development, & Marketing, Werner Enterprises
Succession Planning: David Hoppens, Vice President Sales & Marketing, Momentum Transportation
Governance: Jahan Byrne, Director of Marketing, Matson Logistics
Finance: Blythe Brumleve, Founder/Host, Digital Dispatch
Marketing Co-Chairs: John Meier, Director of Marketing, ODW Logistics; Cassandra McRae, Marketing Manager, A.Duie Pyle
Recognition: Courtney Keenan, Marketing Manager, Lineage

At-Large Members: 

Candi Cybator, Director of Marketing, PITT OHIO
Whitney Cowell, AVP Marketing, KCH Transportation
Donia Crime, Vice President Corporate Communications, Landstar
Patrick McFarland, Director of Marketing, ITS Logistics
Jason Ickert, President, Sonwil Logistics
Lina Acosta, Chief Marketing Officer, GLT Logistics
Anthony Pagnotto, VP of Global Sales and Marketing, Mohawk Global

Interested in Getting Involved?

Great! We are excited to have you onboard. Contact Jennifer Karpus-Romain for more information