2019 First Quarter - Drivers of the Month

January – Dan Kudela – Walmart Transportation – Menomonie
Dan has been a professional truck driver for more than 43 years. He has 4 million accident free miles and has worked for Walmart since 2014. He has 1.6 million miles with Walmart alone. Dan has been a member of the Wisconsin Road team where he goes out and teaches high school students to share the road with 18 wheelers. Dan volunteers with his church and with the Special Olympics and served in the military.  Dan is married and lives in Elk Mound WI.

February – Roger Walker – Veriha Trucking – Marinette
Roger has been a professional truck driver for 26 years with the last 21 driven with Veriha Trucking as a city driver.  He has logged 1.4 million miles as a city driver. Roger’s driver manager says he always does the right thing and puts the company first. He is flexible and is always willing to help with anything that is needed of him. His supervisor loves working with him.  Roger lives in Marinette, WI.

March –  Keith  Skonning – Americas Service Line – Green Bay
Keith has been a professional driver for 22 years.  The last 13 years he has worked for Americas Service Lines pulling tankers.  He is currently a city driver for AS and in the 13 years he has only called in sick one time. Keith is married to his wife Jean. They enjoy golfing in the summer and watching football in the winter.


From the twelve Drivers of the Month, one will be selected as the 2019 Driver of the Year. All 12 Drivers of the Month will be honored at the Annual Safety Awards Banquet which will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2019 at The Osthoff Resort in Elkhart, WI