2019 Third Quarter - Drivers of the Month

July –  Roger Lietzau – Kelmm Tank Lines / Kenan Advantage Group

Roger has been a professional driver for 36 years.  He has over 2.5 million safe miles.  Prior to driving truck Roger was with the US Army.  Roger is Klemm’s lead driver trainer.  He is the 1st to raise his hand when other areas have hurricanes or other acts of God, to volunteer to help out for as long as needed.

August –  Carmen Anderson – America’s Service Lines

Carmen has been a professional driver for 21 years.  Carmen has 2.1 accident free miles.  Carmen has spent many hours promoting the trucking industry in her many volunteer activities.  Carmen is on the Organizing Committee for the Special Olympics Truck Convoy in her home state of SD. Carmen has been a member of the Wisconsin Road Team, a member of the Women in Trucking, on the Image Team.  She has participated in the SD Truck Driving Championship, with a 1st place finish in 2015 and most recently 2nd place.  Carmen is a Trucker Buddy Member.  She enjoys her 2 furbabies Rodney and Otis.

September – HarJan Sloots – Marten Transport

Harjan has a professional driver for 15 years.  He has been with Marten for 10 years.  Harjan has 1.2 million safe miles.  Harjan has been with Marten for 9 years on the Walmart Dedicated accounts.  He is a Tomah driver mentor.  He specializes in creating relationships with the stores / managers and represents Marten the way his employer wishes all drivers would.  He turned a challenging route into a great opportunity to train our new drivers.


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, 2020 at The Osthoff Resort in Elkhart, WI