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Silvia AngerSilvia Angér

Silvia Angér joined CFI in 1997, starting in Marketing/Revenue Management followed by the Credit Department. She currently serves as executive assistant to our leadership team. Silvia assists with cataloging and disbursement of the questions and answers for social as well as Your Voice is Heard.  Her fluency in both Spanish and English makes her a critical part of our communications department. Silvia attained her Sociology degree from Missouri State University located in Joplin, Missouri.  Silvia inspires her colleagues to maintain a steady routine of physical activity by setting the example in faithful attendance to CFI’s 
gymnasium.
 

trinity brazealTrinity Brazeal

Trinity Brazeal joined Contract Freighters, Inc. as Benefits Manager in 2018. Before becoming a Benefits Manager, Trinity worked as Office Manager for an established physician’s office. This opened the door for her continued career path in employee benefits administration. She went on to work as the Benefits Administrator for Watco Companies, beginning her career in the transportation industry. Altogether, she has over 15 years’ experience in the benefits industry. Trinity earned her degree in Social Science and Psychology from Labette Community College. Outside of work, Trinity enjoys spending time at the lake with family and participating in recreational sports. She and her husband, Steve have two children, Breklyn and Rhett.

 

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Gretchen Jackson

Gretchen Jackson has been with CFI for more than two decades, rising up through the ranks from her role as file clerk in 1991 to become manager of recruiting in 2005. Colleagues describe her as real, honest, fair and a great asset to the company. She does not sacrifice quantity of drivers for quality in her recruitment efforts as safety is paramount to the company and inextricably tied to its success. Jackson and her staff are responsible for hiring all drivers, students and owner operators. Jackson is considered a role model for the employees in her department and consistently strives for excellence in every project she takes on — those both within and outside of her defined job description. Jackson was awarded both the Presidents Award and the CEO Constellation Award in 2010. 

 

Katlin Owens_2b-1Katlin Owens

Katlin is the manager of corporate communications for CFI. In contact daily with drivers, executives, recruiters and other CFI employees, she is a valuable resource for Steering Your Health. Joining the team in 2012, Katlin hopes the blog inspires drivers to be healthier on the road, keep safety top-of-mind, and encourages them to share their own stories. Owens earned a Bachelor of the Arts in both Public Relations and Spanish from the University of Oklahoma in Norman.

 

 

Candice PickettCandice Pickett

Candice Pickett, Benefits Manager, began a career with Con-way Truckload in 2015 in the HR department. Moving over to Benefits in 2017, she helped rebuild CFI’s Benefits department after a 10-year span of benefits being handled by Con-way Enterprises. Prior to CFI, Candice worked in HR for Integrity Home Care and completed her BSBA in Business Administration focusing in Certified Global Business Professional, Marketing, Human Resource Management, and International Human Resource Management. She has been involved in CFI initiatives such as reviving the CFI Health Clinic and the kickoff of an Open Enrollment Roadshow providing employee support beyond Joplin, MO. Today, she focuses on supporting and growing our benefits with a 2019 focus on wellness, prevention, and education.
 

 

 

 

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