Pictured from left to right: RJ, Chad, Tom, Shauna, Kyle, Mike, Josh
RJ joined Midwest Truck Driving School after many years of OTR driving experience. He has thousands of safe miles under his belt, has two Bachelor's degree's and has made a great addition to the school. RJ has skillsets in every endorsement on the road with the ability to teach flatbed, passenger, bus, doubles, triples, tanker, and Class A CDL. With many years of experience and a willingness to teach, you can count on him to prepare you for what’s ahead.
Tom "Mac" brings his decades of instructing experience to every class. He was a professional driver for years before the Director of the school called and asked him to become an instructor. After 19 years of tractor trailer training experience he has gained an invaluable amount of knowledge that he provides to the students to help reach their career goals. He is the lead instructor at the school teaching every skill level while bringing excitment and enthusiasm into every class.
Shauna joined the Midwest team in 2019 after being a professional driver for many years. She was over-the-road for much of that time and comes from a long line of professional drivers. She has a great deal of experience and knowledge that she puts to use for the students as the School Administrator. She holds her enhanced Class A CDL with hazmat, tanker, and doubles and triples endorsements. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with her Associate’s Degree in Criminal Science, as well. She brings energy and enthusiasm to the School each and every day and displays her passion for the trucking industry by helping students throughout the course.
Kyle has been apart of trucking since he was very young growing up in his family business, a small trucking company. Since then he's moved on as one of our certified instructors having experience over the road and local routes in the midwest region. He also has firsthand experience in the office of trucking companies and how they operate. With his updated knowledge of ELD technology and the ELDT rule he will help you make your transition to ELD's easy and effortless and get you the required ELDT training.
Mike joined Midwest Truck Driving School a few years ago bringing over a decade of experience with him from the U.S. Army. Along with that he comes with another decade of experience working on a farm operating heavy equipment and driving commercial motor vehicles. He is proficient in training Class A CDL, Class B CDL, doubles/ triples, flatbed, and tanker commercial vehicles. He has excelled as a Certified Instructor at the School, always cheerful and giving students that great 'Midwest" experience. You can count on him to help you in becoming a professional truck driver!
Josh joined the school a few years ago bringing his positive and enthusiastic attitude into every class. He loves to instruct with a passion for the outdoors and being able to see the country. He's had his Class A CDL for six years and has been an instructor for three. He is the only instructor trained and proficient in transporting hazardous materials and has endorsements in bus, passenger, tanker, doubles, triples, and hazmat.