SMC³ Board of Directors

The board of directors for SMC³ oversees finances and sets policies for the company, acting in the best interests of its members. Historically populated by executives from trucking companies, membership has recently opened up to encompass additional members of the supply chain. Collectively, the board is a steadying presence in a sometimes tumultuous industry, offering SMC³ leadership guidance and insight into new supply-chain challenges and trends. Board members also act as ambassadors of the company at industry events.

Richard D. Bowden

Vice President of Yield Management
New England Motor Freight

Kenneth J. Burroughs

Retired Vice President of Strategy
UPS Freight

Mark W. Davis

Vice President, Pricing/Traffic
Averitt Express

Reid B. Dove


AAA Cooper Transportation

Chad Earwood


Rob W. Estes, Jr.

Estes Express Lines, Inc.

Russell L. Garrett

Vice President, Pricing/Traffic
Southeastern Freight Lines

Steven D. Gast

Chairman of the Board
President & COO

Wilson Trucking Corporation

Richard (Brent) Holliday

Vice Chairman of the Board

Nebraska Transport Co., Inc.

Larry Kerr

President & CEO
Shippers Express

TJ O’Connor

President & CEO

W. H. (Bill) Reed, Jr.

Director Emeritus

Skyline Transportation

Paul E. Weaver

Director Emeritus
Retired Vice President

Watkins Motor Line

Greg West

Vice President – LTL
C.H. Robinson