L-R: Michael Schember CEO and Co-Founder / Daniel Krivickas, Jr. President and Co-Founder / Gerald Lafferty VP of Operations
Michael brings more than 20 years experience in the transportation industry to the position, including 15+ years on the carrier side working in pricing, sales and claims for Overnite Express, WestEx / Saia, and USF Bestway / Reddaway. He is responsible for carrier relations and pricing, and managing the Inside Sales program, in addition to overall revenue growth. Born in New Jersey, but moved to Arizona at an early age, Michael has lived in Arizona most of his life. He enjoys the outdoors, including camping and trail-riding on his ATV, and spending time with his children.
Daniel brings more than 25 years of transportation industry experience to the position, including 20 years on the carrier side working for WestEx / Saia, Synergy Cargo, and YRCW companies Yellow Freight and USF Bestway / Reddaway. He is responsible for guiding the company's strategic direction, and the "American Dream" agent program. Born and raised in Indiana, Daniel is a graduate of Indiana University - Bloomington (B.S. - Management '88). Blessed with two great kids (Will and Hannah), he enjoys traveling, cycling, hiking, and golf.
Jerry brings 40 years of transportation industry experience to American Group and is responsible for the overall operation including: LTL operations as well as the Truckload Division, A/R and A/P Departments, and Claims. Prior to joining American Group, Mr Lafferty held various positions in operations with New Penn Motor Express and Reddaway, part of the YRC Regional Group. Mr Lafferty is an avid sports fan, enjoys working out at the gym, skydiving, and his family.