Welcome to the Transportation Club of Dallas Fort Worth Chapter website!
Thank you for your interest in visiting our website. If you are a new member or still deciding in joining our chapter please know that our Transportation Club of DFW is celebrating 66 years of service to the DFW area in 2019. Our Purpose remains to promote education and serve as a resource center for the transportation industry and foster relationships through networking opportunities.
In June 2018, we inducted our new 2018 - 2019 Board of Directors and line officers during our June Scholarship Awards Meeting. Congratulation to all in your new positions. I want to personally say thank you to the Vice Presidents’, Sectary and Treasure for stepping up in to this new challenge. Your hard work and dedication to the success of our chapter is greatly appreciated. To our outgoing Board and our previous President, thank you for setting a high standard of excellence and setting us up on a path of success.
I encourage you to spend some time on our Board of Directors page, familiarize yourself with our new leadership team, as we are here to assist you and answer any question you may have. So please feel free to contact any of us directly as we are looking forward to hearing from you soon.
Our Club Goals for the 2018/2019 year
1. Membership – continue to increase the membership roster and monthly meeting participation.
2. Monthly Meeting – have engaged guest speakers that will promote members and offer valuable information for all in attendance.
3. Scholarship - promote our Scholarship Program to students and faculties within the DFW community.
4. Employment - promote our “Career Corner” on the website for companies looking for talented employees and individuals seeking employment in the transportation and logistics field
5. Fundraising – recruit the membership to become active for Sponsorships and Volunteers for Golf Tournament and Casino Night which help defray costs and increase Scholarship funding.
I want to leave by saying it is a great honor for me to serve and lead this Chapter for the 2018-2019 year as your new President.
Wishing you all the very best!
TCDFW Chapter President
TCDFW Past Presidents - 60+ years of Leadership LEGACIES
2017 Norman Gilbert, Gulf Winds
2016 Larry Leon, Logistics Realty, LLC
2015 Matt Balsy, ALC Logistics
2014 Lori Crider, Milestone Trailer Leasing
2013 Debbie Lawrence, Evan's Delivery
2012 Doug East, Dart Transit Company
2011 Douglas J Chaney, DC Logistics, Inc.
2010 Dan Weinman, Mediterranean Shipping Co.
2009 Loreen Silva, Landstar Logistics
2008 Paul Sekin, DJS International Services
2007 Ivars Circenis, DHL Global Forwarding
2006 Linda Iwanski, United Parcel Service
2005 James P. Buckley, Zena Logistics
2004 Charles Turbeville, CP Ships
2003 Jeff Parish, Twin City Transportation
2002 Kristie LaHue, XTRA Lease
2001 William R. Coleman, KFS, Inc.
2000 Joe Corona, Business Logistics Solutions
1999 Lance Wingfield, Associates Rental Sys.
1998 Matt Ehlinger, NCH Corp.
1997 Judy Taylor, Sealand Service
1996 Michael Frame, Southwest Int'l Freight
1995 Bill W. Huie, NCH Corp.
1994 Faye Peterson, The Quaker Oats Co.
1993 Gary A. Tolbert, FalconAir, Inc.
1992 Gary A. Gieser, Sea-Land Service, Inc.
1991 Don Jones, Campbell Taggert
1990 Richard D. Eberhart, Southwest Freight Dist.
1989 Bettie Garret, Cullum Companies, Inc.
1988 James V. Tidmore, Union Pacific RR
1987 John H. Redden, Sunbelt Consolidator's
1986 William Betcher, Commercial Metals
1985 Suzie Taylor, Electronic Data Carriers
1984 Larry L. Anderson, Santa Fe Railway Co.
1983 John Schiller, Dal-Tex Cement Co.
1982 J. C. Long, Jr., North Texas Traffic Bur.
1981 Arvey V. LaMonte, Wabash Railroad Co.
1980 Roy M. Delao, Lone Star Steel Co.
1979 Doyle Witherspoon, Gordons Transport
1978 Thomas H. Harp, Universal Carloading
1977 Calvin Monk, Southern Pacific Trans. Co.
1976 William C. Teaquist, Sears, Roebuck & Co.
1975 Loyd L. Chance, Strickland Systems
1974 Kenneth P. Tubbs, Dallas Chamber of Comm.
1973 John C. Presswood, Southern Pacific Cotton Belt
1972 N. W. Ellena, Lone Star Steel Co.
1971 L. Steele Moore, American Mayflower
1970 Joe Holmes, Universal Carloading & Distribution
1969 Henry Nelson, Norfolk & Western RR
1968 Jake Morgan, American Petrofina of TX
1967 Mel H. McIntire, Great Southwest Co.
1966 Bob B. Wadsworth, Southern Pacific Co.
1965 John R. Standley, Sears, Roebuck and Co.
1964 Jack C. Witt, Red Ball Motor Freight Lines, Inc.
1963 Rufus C. Hodges, Central of Georgia RR
1962 Jim Whitt, Anderson Clayton Company-Food Div.
1961 Leo M. Baker, Central Freight Lines, Inc.
1960 Bill E. Dalhoff, Missouri Pacific Lines
1959 Cecil L. Leonard, Lone Star Gas Co.
1958 H. Rudy Reynolds, Lee Way Motor Freight
1957 O.B. Sandidge, Ft. Worth & Denver Railway Co.
1956 Paul J. Chitwood, Ford Motor Co.
1955 Frank E. Bacon, M&D Motor Freight Lines
1954 Herb W. Cook, Missouri Pacific Railroad Co.
1953 Harry G. Crafts, The Coke Cola Co.