POLARIS’ LESLEY VELDSTRA KILLINGSWORTH MAKES HISTORY AS 1st NMFTA CHAIRWOMANNovember 15, 2023
We are proud to announce that Lesley Veldstra Killingsworth, our Director of Traffic & Pricing has been elected as the first female chairwoman of the National Motor Freight Traffic Association (NMFTA)!
This marks a historical moment for women in transportation. With an impressive 16-year tenure (12-year NMFTA member and 4-year board member), Lesley is considered “just the leader NMFTA’s board needs,” bringing a deep understanding of the freight industry and an ambition to promote future progress. We hope her appointment will inspire and empower more women to continue pursuing leadership roles and driving our industry forward.
Congratulations, Lesley on this wonderful achievement! We are so grateful to have you as part of the Polaris Team!
Read the full press release here for more details: https://nmfta.org/newsroom-articles/lesley-veldstra-killingsworth-elected-as-nmftas-first-female-board-chair/