Drivers of the Month – 2nd Quarter

Fredrick Hawthorne – April

Fredrick Hawthorne has been a professional driver for 25 years and in his career Fred has been without a citation or accident over 2 million miles driven. Hawthorne has been with JBT Service for the last five years and operates in Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Iowa and Minnesota. He is involved in his community through his church as a bus ministry coordinator and active in his local habitat for humanity. Hawthorne lives in Milwaukee, WI  with his wife Teresa.


Jeffery  Atkins – May

Jeffery Atkins has been a professional driver with 2.6 million safe miles driven over his 30 year  career. For the last five years, Atkins has been driving for Klemm Tank Lines. Jeffery handles all situations with respect and does an outstanding job. He is dedicated to God and family and volunteers at his church as an usher and greeter. Jeffery and his wife, Yvonne, travel often to Georgia to visit their daughter.


Michael Wrobleski – June

Michael Wrobleski has 47 years of driving without a crash or citation! He has driven over 6.5 million miles. It is Wrobleski’s first year with Birchwood Transportation and their Directory of HR and Safety says , “Mike has taught countless drivers and dispatchers what being a professional is all about. He is very well regarded in our industry.” Wrobeleski also enjoys fishing, especially in Canada. He lives with his wife Mary in Kenosha, WI.

From the twelve Drivers of the Month one will be selected the 2017 Driver of the Year. These drivers will be honored at the Annual Safety Awards Banquet which will be held on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel & Conference Center, Appleton Wisconsin. Click here for more information.