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Changing the future of trucking

Our Mission Is To Be The Very Best.

Trucking is there for the taking and we want you with us.

We’ve assembled an all-star team to make driving for USA the best trucking job out there, which also makes us an outstanding partner for our customers.


In the summer of 2013, our new CEO John Simone brought together a star-studded team with a mission—make truck driver success USA Truck’s top priority. It’s working!

  • Chris Rhodes

    Chris Rhodes

    Chris Rhodes, Vice President of Information Technology—Joining USA Truck in March of 2013, Chris has broad-based logistics industry experience that includes LinkAmerica, Greatwide Logistics, CEVA Logistics and Eagle Global Logistics. His technology expertise is in IT infrastructure, system administration and transformational processes.

  • Jeff Lester

    Jeff Lester

    Jeff Lester, Executive Vice President of Risk Management and Safety–Bringing 25 years of risk management and security experience from companies such as FedEx, Ryder, and Greatwide, Jeff is well-equipped for a career in trucking.

  • Jim Cade

    Jim Cade

    Jim Cade, Vice President of Maintenance–Following his most recent position at National Express where he directed the maintenance program of a trucking fleet of over 22,000 vehicles, Jim joins our team bringing with him 25 years of trucking experience.

  • Burton Weis

    Burton Weis

    D. Burton Weis, Vice President of Human Resources–Burton is a career USA Truck man who’s worked throughout the company in terminal management, recruitment, and training. He’s an old-school manager who prefers faces to numbers.

  • Russell Overla

    Russell Overla

    Russell Overla, Executive Vice President of Truckload Operations—For over 15 years Russell has directed operations departments throughout the trucking industry, and joined us after a successful stint at LinkAmerica.

  • Cliff Beckham

    Michael Borrows

    Michael Borrows, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer – Mr. Borrows joined USA Truck in September 2014, bringing with him significant experience in transportation and finance. His professional background includes various leadership positions at both Kansas City Southern and BNSF Railway.

  • Mike Weindel

    Mike Weindel

    Mike Weindel, Executive Vice President of Dedicated Operations – With over 22 years at USA Truck, Mike exemplifies this company. From his time in HR, recruiting, and training, he knows the importance of human connections in running a trucking company.

From experienced truck drivers to training the trucking industry’s next generation, USA Truck is on the forefront of innovation.


John M. Simone, Chief Executive Officer and Director


John began his career doing the heavy work for UPS and other logistics companies. Though he’s since climbed the ladder and became President of Greatwide and CEO of LinkAmerica, he knows what it’s like to be on the floor moving cargo.


Whether we wear a suit or work clothes, at USA we are united in building the best truck driving career experience there is. That’s way more than a 9-to-5 job, for sure.