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Glen McDonald elected general chairman/treasurer of ATA Technology and Maintenance Council


Tuesday, February 28, 2017
by JACK WHITSETT

New TMC General Chairman and Treasurer Glen McDonald, who served this past year as the TMC vice chairman and chairman of meetings, replaces Doug White, vice president of maintenance of Dunbar Armored. (Courtesy: ATA)
New TMC General Chairman and Treasurer Glen McDonald, who served this past year as the TMC vice chairman and chairman of meetings, replaces Doug White, vice president of maintenance of Dunbar Armored. (Courtesy: ATA)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Glen McDonald, maintenance director at Ozark Motor Lines of Memphis, Tennessee, was elected general chairman and treasurer of the American Trucking Associations’ Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC), the organization reported yesterday at the TMC annual meeting.

McDonald, who served this past year as the TMC vice chairman and chairman of meetings, replaces Doug White, vice president of maintenance of Dunbar Armored.

“Glen has been a model TMC member and an example of the type of professional standard our council strives to set. I’m pleased to see him elected as TMC general chairman and treasurer,” said Carl Kirk, ATA vice president of maintenance, information technology and logistics and TMC executive director.

“Being recognized like this by my peers in TMC is a tremendous honor, one I am humbled to receive,” McDonald said, “I want to thank the membership of TMC for the opportunity and thank Doug for his service to our organization.”

“This year has been an incredible honor for me and I want to thank my fellow TMC members for it,” White said. “As I hand off the chairmanship of TMC, I want to congratulate Glen on his election and wish him luck. I’m sure he will be a fantastic leader for our Council.”

Others serving as TMC officers for 2017-2018 are Jeff Harris, Swift Transportation; Kenneth Calhoun, Truck Centers of Arkansas; Peggy Fisher, TireStamp, Inc.; and Dave Walters, Alcoa Wheels by Arconic, Inc.

White will serve as immediate past chairman.

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