2022 Third Quarter - Drivers of the Month

July – Patrick Quinlan, Midwest Carriers
Kaukana, WI

Pat has been a professional driver for over 13 years. He has 1.8 million safe miles. He is a member of the trainer Mentor Program. He has received commendations from customers for his great attitude. While waiting for the office to open, he took it upon himself to clear the snow.

In Feb of 2022 he freed a driver from a rollover truck and assisted the driver until the EMS arrived.

Pat resides with his wife Janet in Marshfield WI.

August – Vanessa Mercer, Martin Transport
Mondovi, WI

Vanessa has been a professional driver for 7 years with almost 1 million miles. She has been with Marten for the last 6 years.

Vanessa is described by her company as the Southern Belle. She is the most caring driver you will ever see, helping others every day.

Vanessa lives in Tomah, WI.

September – Milly Edgerly, Heding Truck Service
Union Center, WI

Milly has been a professional driver for 9 years all of those years with Heding Truck Service. She as 1.4 million accident-free miles.

Millie has several jobs before she found her love of driving truck. It was in her blood. Her dad drove and her brother trained her. She welcomes all new drivers and trains them on anything related to loads, customers, routing and ELD’s. She may be small, but she is tough as nails.

Milly resides in Richland Center.


From the twelve Drivers of the Month, one will be selected as the 2022 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 4th, 2023, at the Kalahari Resort & Convention Center, 1305 Kalahari Drive, Wisconsin Dells, WI.