Meet Our RoadPro Pro Driver Council Members
Our Council members are professional truck drivers and act as the "Eyes, Ears, and Voice" of the RoadPro Family of Brands. As a member of the RoadPro Professional Driver Council, they represent the voice of your truck driver brethren, sharing a "million miles" worth of insights to help RoadPro better deliver the products that bring the comforts of home to the road.
Let's make a difference together!
Born in Berlin, Brita worked as a model and actress in Hollywood before starting her trucking career. Now she owns her own trucking company, BratCat Express. In addition to her passion for all things trucking, Brita is multilingual, has an economics degree, and was named winner of the 2016 Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest.
Frederick graduated from Daly's Truck Driver School in Buford, Georgia after his career in the armed forces. He served in the Marines, the Army and the Air National Guard and currently drives for Dartco. In August 2015 he was named the winner of the fifth annual Mike O’Connell Memorial Trucking’s Top Rookie Award.
Allen is a 30-year truck driving veteran. He learned to drive at the early age of 14 in his dad's International Transtar 2 with a shiny 290 and a 13 double over cabover that was stretched five feet. Over the years he's hauled everything from bulls to swinging nitro on government contract. He's pulled doubles, triples, tankers, and flatbeds. With over 3 million accident-free miles under his belt he's seen many changes in the trucking industry and still enjoys the freedom of the road.
Tom has been a professional truck driver for nearly a decade and works for Stevens Transport out of Dallas, Texas. He hauls temperature-controlled freight, primarily for Kraft Foods. Tom enjoys cooking, reading, blogging, geology, jewelry-making and collecting rocks. He blogs about cooking and healthy on-the-go living.
Joanne began her driving career over 15 years ago. She is a company driver for Sunrise Transport in Pennsylvania, hauling perishable refrigerated product (mainly produce) to the tri-state area. In 2009, Joanne started teaching at LCCTC truck driving school. She trains new drivers at Sunrise Transport almost every day she is on the road. In 2013, Joanne was awarded the Driver of the Year Award from Sunrise Transport. And in 2015, Overdrive Magazine named Joanne Overdrive's Most Beautiful.
Ryan drives for Corsicana Bedding (through J.B. Hunt) and is relatively new to the trucker lifestyle. Just as the RoadPro Family of Brands has a strong commitment to stewardship, Ryan’s life also is dedicated to charity. He founded the Hope for Homeless Veterans, having experienced homelessness himself after returning from his second tour of duty in Iraq in 2010. He’s a veteran of the U.S. Army. Most of his charity events take place at local professional wrestling venues and so watching and following professional wrestling has become one of his hobbies. Ryan is based in Barnesville, PA.
Jeff has been driving truck for over 20 years. He has been an owner/operator for 11 years. He is also the founder of the Facebook group Truckin' Runners, where participants promote healthy living through exercise by encouraging others and sharing ideas. Jeff is a member of Freightliner® Team Run Smart and resides in Kewaunee, WI.
Henry is the owner of Albert Transport, Inc., Statesville, NC. He has been in the trucking industry for 30 years. He is also a member of Freightliner® Team Run Smart and a former Owner/Operator of the Year Award winner from OverDrive Magazine.
Libby is a company driver for Dillard's. She was also voted Overdrive's Most Beautiful Runner-Up. She's been driving for over 7 years. Libby especially enjoys the lifestyle of being on the road and cooking with RoadPro products!
Maggie is an owner/operator since 1992, who drives a 1999 Peterbuilt 379 and owns MissFit Trucking. She was also voted and won Overdrive's Most Beautiful contest. Maggie hauls livestock, cattle, and hogs.
Thomas is an owner/operator who drives for Prime. Thomas is one of The American Road Team Captains. He has been driving for over 17 years and during those years, Thomas has been awarded many times for his safe driving record.
From Canton, Ohio, Robert has been driving professionally for 43 years and has been a Two Million Miles Safe Driver for 13 years. He owned his own trucking company, drove oversized heavy-haul division super loads for Landstar, and once owned a truck leasing company. He now works for Nick Strimbu, Inc. in Brookfield, Ohio.