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Who We Are

FTA-RTFlorida’s Road Team is the cornerstone of FTA’s safety and public awareness program. Each professional truck driver on the Team is an example of trucking at its best—articulate, knowledgeable and dedicated. Each driver is selected for the Team on the basis of his or her safety record, leadership abilities, concern for the image of the trucking industry and commitment to continuous improvement. The Road Team drivers take a few days away from their work each month to travel and speak to various groups about highway safety and the trucking industry. These professionals speak to civic and traffic clubs, classrooms, media and local businesses across our state.

Our Road Team provides information on safe driving tips, sharing the road with trucks, hands-on experience with a tractor-trailer, career opportunities and facts on industry issues. Don’t miss your opportunity to nominate one of your professional drivers for a chance to join this special group of trucking ambassadors.

Take a moment to think about any civic gathering or opportunity that may exist in your community where a Road Team Member may serve as a presenter. The Road Team exists to carry the safety message to your community!

Upcoming Florida Road Team Events

  • January 29-30, 2018 – Florida Trucking Day at the Capitol (Tallahassee)
  • February 22-23, 2018 – Florida Road Team Selection (Tallahassee)
  • April 10, 2018 – Central Florida Share the Road Blitz
  • June 4-8, 2018 – Florida Teacher Trucking Tour #1 (Daytona Beach)
  • June 7-9, 2018 – Florida TDC (Daytona Beach)
  • July 30 – August 3, 2018 – Florida Teacher Trucking Tour #2 (Clearwater)
  • September 12, 2018 – Florida Truck Driver Appreciation Day
  • September 17-21, 2018 – Northwest Florida Share the Road Blitz
  • October 16-17, 2018 – FTA Fall Round-Up (Jacksonville)

Photos from Recent Florida Road Team Events

Current Road Team Members

  • Jorge Acosta, FedEx Freight
  • Phil Allender, FedEx Freight
  • Eric Blandford, UPS
  • Kenneth Crotts, FedEx Freight
  • Charlie Demchock, Walmart
  • Tommy Forrest, FedEx Freight
  • Charlie Fuller, FedEx Freight
  • Ricky Gonsales, FedEx Freight
  • Denny Johnson, FedEx Freight
  • Larry Kammeyer, Walmart
  • John Kinchen, Publix Super Markets
  • Alfredo Lemus, UPS
  • Charles Lobsiger, Walmart
  • Paul Medders, Walmart
  • Steven Molnar, Walmart
  • Victor Parish, Walmart
  • Eddie Pennington, FedEx Freight
  • Tommy Triplett, FedEx Ground
  • Eddie Weeks, AAA Cooper Transportation
  • John Wright, UPS

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Happy 😃 birthday 🎂 to Florida RT member Tommy Forrest of FedEx Freight! ...

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Happy birthday to Florida Road Team drover John Kinchen of Publix! Thanks for all you do year-round to promote safety. 🎂🎂🎂 ...

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Happy birthday, Victor Parish! Thanks for all you do as part of the Florida Road Team! ...

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