Government Affairs Committee

This committee considers a broad range of current regulatory and legislative issues impacting the moving and storage industry, primarily those involving government agencies such as the DOT/STB and FMCSA, Department of Defense, Department of Labor, IRS, and EPA. The committee develops policy recommendations to bring to the AMSA Board dealing with regulatory proposals and legislative measures being considered by the U.S. Congress and state legislatures.

Chair

Jeff Coleman
President & CEO
Coleman Worldwide Moving

Vice Chair

Marc Rogers
President & CEO
UniGroup

Committee Members

David A. Arpin
President & CEO
Arpin Group, Inc.
Larry D. Fry
President
Fry-Wagner Moving & Storage Company
John D. Morrissette
President
Interstate Van Lines
Maureen Beal
Chairman and COO
National Van Lines
Steven Galvagno
President & CEO
Air Van Group
Walter D. Myers
SVP, Moving & Logistics
Suddath
Joe Biskner
President & COO
Stevens Worldwide Van Lines
Chris Higdon
President
California Moving Systems
Andy Newitt
Director of Business Development
A-1 Moving & Storage
Stephen F. Burns
Chairman
Wheaton | Bekins
Rebekah Hill
Military & Customer Service
Team Lead
Crown Relocations
Heather Paraino
Senior Corporate Counsel
UniGroup
John Chipman, Jr.
VP/GM
Chipman Relocation
Mark K. Johnson
President and CEO
Johnson Storage & Moving
Brian Risley
SVP/GM, Moving Services
SIRVA
Richard Corona
President & CEO
Enterprise Database Corp.
Daniel Lammers
Vice President
Ace Relocation Systems
Lisa Rivard
Director, Compliance &
Risk Management
Gentle Giant
David Cox
Executive VP, Residential Services
JK Moving & Storage, Inc.
Sylvia Leal
Co-Owner
Little Joe Movers
Mark Snyir
President
Two Men and a Truck —
Sacramento
Robert “Chip” Dircks
President
Dircks Moving Services
David Marx
President
New World Van Lines
Morrison M. Stevens Sr.
Chairman & CEO
Stevens Worldwide Van Lines
Steven M. DuMais
President
Texas Moving Company
Charles G. McDaniel
Chairman
The Hilldrup Companies
Barry S. Vaughn
President & CEO
The Suddath Companies
Lakelan Fennell
VP of Market Development
Nilson Van & Storage
Patricia McLaughlin
Executive Director
Illinois Movers’ &
Warehousemen’s Association
Steve Weitekamp
President
California Moving & Storage Association

Ex Officio

Scott Michael, AMSA

Staff Liaison

Paul Milotte