Past Meeting Speakers

Below is a list of individuals The Machinery Haulers Association has had speak at past meetings. This list is not all encompassing, but it does display the caliber of national speakers the association has had through the years from within trucking and outside of the industry.

2016 Notable Speakers

    • Terry Branstad – Governor of Iowa
    • Rebecca Brewster –  American Transportation Research Institute
    • Ernie Goss – Dr. Ernie Goss, Professor of Economics – Creighton University

2015 Notable Speakers

    • Mark Barber – Baker Donelson
    • Greg Feary & Robert Henry – Scopelitis Law Firm
    • Steve Keppler – Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance
    • Larry Minor – Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
    • Shirley McGuire – FMCSA
    • David Ross – Stifel Nicolaus & Company
    • William Strauss – Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
    • Alrik Svenson – National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

2014 Notable Speakers

    • Brian Fielkow – JetCo Delivery
    • Dan Gunderson – American Petroleum Institute
    • David Heller – Truckload Carriers Association
    • Dave Rusate – GE Capital
    • Rod Suarez – American Trucking Associations
    • David Yepsen – Paul Simon Public Policy Institute

2013 Notable Speakers

    • Terry Branstad – Iowa Governor
    • Greg Feary – Scopelitis Law Firm
    • Sean Garney – American Trucking Associations
    • Howard Kastrinsky – King & Barlow Law Firm
    • Bill Northey – Iowa Secretary of Agriculture
    • Mark Oesterle – Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
    • John Teeple – Deere & Company

2012 Notable Speakers

    • Doug Ball – Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association
    • Rebecca Brewster – American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI)
    • Robert Henry – Scopelitis Law Firm
    • Rebecca Kleefisch – Wisconsin Lt. Governor
    • Tim Lynch – Morgan Lewis
    • Bill Quade – Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
    • Boyd Stephenson – American Trucking Associations
    • David Yepsen – Paul Simon Public Policy Institute

2011 Notable Speakers

    • Anne Ferro – Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
    • Bobby Schilling – U.S. Congressman (Illinois)
    • Ryan Scott – Consumer Energy Alliance
    • Dave Sykuta – Illinois Petroleum Council