Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT) began as an initiative of Chapter 61 Ministries in 2009. TAT became its own 501c3 in 2011.


Kendis Paris– Executive Director/Co-Founder

Kylla Lanier– Deputy Director/Co-Founder

Lyn Leeburg– Communications Director/Co-Founder

Laura Cyrus– Operations Director

Helen Van Dam– Freedom Drivers Project Director

Annie Sovcik– BOTL Program Director

Esther Goetsch– Coalition Build Specialist

Molly Griffiths– Administrative Specialist

Ashley Smith– Oil and Gas Program Manager

Dani Allen– Data Entry Technician

Holly Hudelson– Certification Compliance Coordinator

Beth Jacobs– Field Trainer/Survivor Leader

Strategic Coordinators

Bonnie Blank | Jim Weaver | Guido Hajenius

Board of Directors

Scott Perry, Suddath Global Logistics- Chairman | Brad Riley, iEmpathize- Director

Elisabeth Barna, ATA- Director | Rich McArdle, UPS Freight- Director | Kendis Paris– Director

Barry Richards, Travel Centers of America- President and COO | Eric Higgs, Bridgestone- Director

Dave Nemo, SiriusXM Radio Personality- Director | David Lorenzen, OMVE IA DOT- Director

Karen Rasmussen, HELP Inc.- Director  | Don Blake, Inland Kenworth US, Inc.- Director

Stephanie Wicky, Ryder– Director | Bruce DD MacRae, UPS- Board Member Emeritus

Gary Clark, Bridgestone– Board Member Emeritus