Prairie Post (West Edition)
Alberta Motor Transport Association (AMTA) names Lethbridge-based man as new board chair
Doug Paisley, of LTT Logistics and RK Trailer Rentals – based out of Lethbridge, has been named Chair of the AMTA Board of Directors for the 2023 term. Paisley has served as an AMTA board member since 2011, most recently as Immediate Past Chair from 20192022. He was also the Board chair from 2018-2019.
“It is my privilege to serve and represent our members and industry this way,” Paisley says. “Although there are certainly both challenges and opportunities ahead of us, our association will continue to build on the excellent work that previous boards and our staff have done, collaborating with our members, government, and other stakeholders to keep moving our industry forward.”
AMTA members elected Paisley as Chair at the AMTA 2022 Annual
General Meeting (AGM) on Sept. 24, 2022. He replaces Jude Groves, outgoing Chair, who had served in this capacity since April 2019. Groves will remain on the Board for the next term, serving as Immediate Past Chair and a member of the Board Executive
The AMTA Board of Directors determines the vision, mission, and strategic goals and priorities for the organization. The Board is responsible for setting policies, approving budgets, and providing overall governance for the association.
AMTA also welcomes two new board members: Ashish Gill (Lightspeed Logistics, Inc.) and Grant Aheer (retired).
AMTA Board Executive (2022-2023)
• Doug Paisley, Chair (2023-2025) LTT Logistics and RK Trailer Rentals
• Tim Bennett, Sr. Vice-Chair (20232025) NCSG Crane and Heavy Haul
• Real Durand, Vice-Chair (20222025) Bison Transport
• Jude Groves, Immediate Past-Chair (2022-2024) The Keenan Advantage Group