Director of Operations
Lonnie began his career in the Trucking Industry in 1986, running the dispatch office of Springfield Ready Mix Concrete Co. He gained a rather swift and valuable experience managing a crew of 30 Union personnel on a daily basis. Lonnie moved into the OTR Trucking business from there, going to work as a Freight Broker for Gene and Don Christenson at CS Carrier Service in 1992. He then experienced the startup of Christenson Transportation in 1994. He achieved his Certified Transportation Broker Certification in 2003 through an in depth program administered by the Transportation Intermediary Association. He was promoted to Operations Manager of Christenson Transportation Inc. in 2013 and then Director of Operations in 2015. He is a member of the Springfield ASA Softball Hall of Fame, for playing fast-pitch softball all over the US and Canada. His hobbies now include golf, kayaking, fishing and spending time with his family.