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

Vacant

 

Vice Chair

Marc Rogers
President & CEO
UniGroup

Committee Members

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

Ex Officio

Scott Michael, AMSA

Staff Liaison

Paul Milotte
Katie McMichael