R. Elliott Pinson- Director of Sales
A Nashville TN native, Elliott graduated from the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee with a major in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. He accepted a position with Schneider National and participated in their Rotational Leadership Program in Green Bay WI, where he worked through all departments of the asset based Van Truckload Division. From recruiting to customer services to operations and planning, he gained a holistic understanding of the inner-workings of a longstanding and successful trucking company. Upon return to Nashville as a Driver Business Leader, Elliott assisted in winning the 2013 Van Truckload Division of the year award. He then moved into the role of Dell Account Manager with Schneider Logistics where he managed an international team based in TN, WI and Mexico. Elliott successfully grew and managed the account including the development of a cross-dock program with Christenson Transportation.
Through this implementation he had the pleasure of working with the Christenson Family and made the decision to leave Schneider when Don Christenson asked him to become a part of his sales team. Although Elliott has not been with Christenson long, he enjoys the leadership philosophy and work environment, In his off time, he spends time playing golf, hunting and fishing, being on the water and attending Titans, Vols & Predators games.