Congratulations to our April MT Driver of the Month, GENE SIMS! Gene has been with MT since June 2015 and has driven more than 500,000 safe miles. He lives in Englewood, OH with his wife Terri. He has 2 girls, Alyssa (31) and Kelsey (28) and 1 grandson, Liam (5). Gene enjoys watching NASCAR and football, but most of all, spending time with family and relaxing.
“Gene is a two-time Driver of the Month winner. He is a privilege to work with, never refuses loads, and always puts safety as his top priority. He’s one heck of a person! I couldn’t ask for any better.”
– Darren Rodgers, Driver Manager
Congratulations to our March MT Driver of the Month, JAMES GILBERT! James started with the MT team in October 2017 and has driven over 173,000 safe miles. James and his wife, Kim, live in Montgomery, AL. They have three daughters, one son and three grandchildren. In his off time, James enjoys hunting, fishing, and golfing with his family.
“James is the kind of driver that every DM wants. He’s a “fire and forget” driver. I read over the load info, fire it off to James and forget about it. Forget about it NOT getting there on time and in one piece. Forget about any problems with it overnight. Forget about him saying he can’t make it happen. He makes my job a lot easier.”
– KT Sanders, Driver Manager
Congratulations to our February MT Driver of the Month, SHANNON ENGLEMAN! Shannon joined MT in January 2018 and has driven over 138,000 safe miles during that time. He and his wife Jessica live in Boonville, IN and in his down time he enjoys hunting, fishing and fixing up an old truck with his son.
“Shannon has always been someone I can count on to go above and beyond for Montgomery Transport. He prides himself on always doing the right thing. He is always there to help other drivers with questions regarding securement, routes, and parking and also in many times has been there to answer questions for me. Congratulations Shannon, this is much deserved.”
– Jay Dalziel, Driver Manager
Congratulations to our January 2019 MT Driver of the Month, STEVEN VAUGHN! Steven joined MT in May 2015 and has driven over 418,000 miles during that time. He lives in Gadsden with his wife, Melissa. They have 3 daughters and 5 grandchildren ranging in age from 1 year to 11 years old. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family, hunting and fishing. He said he loves working at MT because he has the best dispatcher in the universe.
“Steven and I worked together prior to working at Montgomery Transport and knowing what a great driver Steven is, I helped bring him home to Montgomery Transport 4 years ago. Steven makes the job of planning and dispatching easier for both load planners and dispatch as he trusts operations to plan him and get him home when needed. He has a great attitude and is willing to go the extra miles to help out when needed. Steven has proven to be a strong and dependable driver with frequent on-time and early deliveries, great attention to safety, and his willingness to be a team player.”
– Melinda Duffey, Driver Manager
Congratulations to our December 2018 MT Driver of the Month, TIM COPELAND! Tim joined MT in May 2017 and has driven almost 200,000 safe miles. He and his wife of 28 years, Christine, live in Peoria, IL. Tim enjoys bass fishing in his spare time and being with family and friends.
“Tim is a great all around guy and company man. He works hard and loves Montgomery Transport. He does it all from recruiting to taking care of each and every load he gets from start to finish. I wish I had 50 more just like him! I could not be more excited for Tim on being the driver of the month. Congratulations Tim!”
– Aaron Terry, Driver Manager
Congratulations to our November 2018 Driver of the Month,ROSKO CRAIG! Rosko joined MT in February 2013, has more than 680,000 safe miles AND is a Driver Trainer for Montgomery Transport. He and his wife, Hope, have 3 children and one grandchild. His hobbies include hunting, fishing, spending time with his family and his #1 grandson, Jasiah.
“Rosko is just one of those guys that make work enjoyable. He always has a positive attitude and will always get the job done. He loves what he does and takes pride in being able to provide for his family. I am lucky that I get to dispatch Rosko and even luckier to know him as a person and friend! Congrats again, Rosko!”
-Aaron Terry, Driver Manager
Congratulations to our October Driver of the Month, BEN GREENE! Ben joined MT in April 2018 and has driven more than 83,000 safe miles. He and his wife, Susan, live in Whitakers, NC. Ben enjoys working, camping, fishing and spending time with family.
“Ben is one of the hardest working drivers we have here at Montgomery. He always has a great attitude, takes care of each load, and always has safety at the top of his priorities on a daily basis. He definitely makes everyone’s job easier. Montgomery and I are very lucky to have him on this great team of drivers.”
-Shane Lewis, Driver Manager
Congratulations to our September Driver of the Month, TOMMY ODOM! Tommy joined MT in August 2012 and has driven more than 750,000 miles. He and his wife, Voncile, live in Brewton, AL, have 6 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Tommy enjoys spending time with family, the outdoors, watching Nascar and Alabama football.
“Tommy is easy-going, hardworking, always positive, and an all-around great guy. I’m lucky to have Tommy on my fleet and even more so to know him as a person. Tommy is one of those guys that makes my job a little easier. He is always going to take care of any load he is under and will get the job done without fail.”
-Aaron Terry, Driver Manager
Congratulations to our August Driver of the Month, MIC HARDLEY! Mic joined MT in June 2017 and has driven more than 140,000 safe miles. He is an avid fan of the Alabama Crimson Tide and Dallas Cowboys. Mic has a love a music and when not driving, he’s helping artist hone in on their craft by recording and promoting their music.
“What can I say that we don’t already know about Jan. He works hard every single day and is always willing to help out with any load that we need covered. He brings a positive attitude to any situation. Jan is one of those one-in-a-million guys and I’m looking forward to working with him until we both retire. Congrats and great job Big Mic!”
– Aaron Terry, Driver Manager
Congratulations to our July Driver of the Month, BRIAN BEARDEN! He has been with us since February 2016 and has driven more than 257,000 miles.
Brian and his wife, Kristi, have been married for 18 years. They have 13-year-old twin daughters, Katelyn and Karlee. He enjoys spending time with family and hunting.
“Brian is a huge asset to Montgomery Transport and always goes above and beyond to assist with special projects. Brian also serves as a Driver Recruiter and is a great ambassador representing all Montgomery Entities.” – Jon Bell, Team Leader of Driver Managers
Congratulations to FRANK PINKARD as our June 2018 Driver of the Month!
Frank is from Oxford, AL and recently celebrated his five year anniversary with Montgomery Transport.
In Frank’s down time he likes to attend church with his family and worshipping his lord and Savior. He also enjoys time with family and close friends.
“I could not ask for a better driver. He will do anything that is asked of him from local, short to long. Frank is loved by everyone that knows him and his 5 plus years with Montgomery has made him a valuable member of our team and I’m glad to be part of his team.” – Merri Renaud, Driver Manager
Congratulations to BILL DANLEY as our May 2018 Driver of the Month!
Bill Danley started with MT in October 2012 and has driven more than 600,000 miles.
Bill and his wife, Debbie, live in Harker Heights, TX and have 5 children and 9 grandchildren.
He enjoys fishing and watching racing.
“Bill is great to work with. I think of him as a grandpa, or maybe a great uncle. He is a hard worker, very easy to get along with and always willing to go the extra mile to get the job done. He had an outstanding month in May.” – Aaron Terry, Driver Manager
Congratulations to STEVEN IVILL for being selected April 2018 Driver of the Month!
Steven joined the #MTMoneyTeam in June of 2016 and has driven over 245,000 safe miles. He lives in Donora, PA and enjoys dining out with his girlfriend, playing video games and frolicking with his dog, Speckey.
“Steven is quiet but very funny. He works hard, never complains and always keeps me updated. He is an all-around great guy!”
-Michelle Miller, Driver Manager
Congratulations to CHRISTIAN HATTERY for being selected March 2018 Driver of the Month!
Christian has been driving with MT since June 2016 and has driven over 210,000 safe miles in that time. He has a wife, Crystal, and two children. When he isn’t driving, Christian enjoys spending time with family, hunting, fishing and being a dad!
“Christian is proof that if you put your mind to something you can achieve anything. I have loved seeing the progress Christian has made in the last 6 months in his career here at Montgomery.”
– Merri Renaud, Driver Manager
Congratulations to BOB CHAPIN for being selected February 2018 Driver of the Month!
Bob has been with Montgomery Transport since October of 2016 and has driven more than 177,000 miles in that time. He lives in Minneapolis with his wife, Robyn, and has two children and one grandchild. In his free time, Bob enjoys hunting, fishing and taking long motorcycle rides.
“Bob is a real pro. He will do whatever it takes to make sure the job gets done in a safe and timely manner. We are grateful to have a driver like Bob on our team.” – Scotty McIntosh, Driver Manager
Congratulations to CHRISTOPHER ADOMYETZ for being selected January 2018 Driver of the Month!
Chris joined Montgomery Transport in October 2015 has logged more than 280,000 miles.
“Chris was nominated and selected as January’s Driver of the Month because of his dedication to getting the job done each and every day. He shows true commitment and hard work to perfecting his craft on a consistent basis. That persistence represents what Montgomery Transport thrives for and he is very deserving of this achievement.” – Q Bell, Driver Manager