July – Richard White, Walmart Transportation / Beaver Dam
Richard has been a driver for 38 years with 4 million safe miles. He has worked for Walmart in Beaver Dam for the last 8 years. Richard is a certified driver trainer with Walmart. He is on the Accident Review committee, voted on by other drivers. Richard has helped run 3 new hire events. He stayed and worked in the office for a week to be sure drivers knew how to log in and they felt comfortable using the new software.
Rick and his wife Helen live in Oshkosh.
August – James Stoughtenger, Skinner Transfer / Reedsburg
Jim has been driving for 44 years with 4 million safe miles. He has worked for Skinner Transfer the last 8 years.
When he isn’t driving truck he loves to spend time with wife , Jeanne, their 3 children and 2 grandchildren.
He will take a load anywhere without complaint. When asked what is proudest moment was he said being a member of the President’s Safe Driver Club for the last 6 years.
Jim was also a firefighter and a member of the school board.
September – Barry Pease, Marten Transport / Mondovi
Barry has been a driver for 27 years with over 2.7 million safe miles. Barry always goes above and beyond to help out anyone at any time of the day or night. When one new hire was having troubles afterhours Barry got the driver’s phone number and called him to help him all weekend. Barry is doing all to improve the face of professional driving.
From the twelve Drivers of the Month, one will be selected as the 2020 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, April 17, 2021 at The Wilderness Resort in Wisconsin Dells, WI