The Technical Advisory Committee is instrumental in the planning and coordination of the CMV Summit. The TAC continues to provide feedback and insight into commercial vehicle safety topics and facilitates positive partnerships among university researchers, government, private agencies, law enforcement, and CMV industry representatives.

Please note: the titles and organizations of committee members listed below are reflective of the indicated years in which they served on the committee(s). 

2022 Technical Advisory Committee

NameTitle & OrganizationContact
Kevin BreedloveFMCSA Arkansas Division Administrator
Sgt. Stephen Burnham MCCD Special Operations,
GA Department of Public Safety
Jacob DavisFMCSA Alabama State Program Specialist
Jon DierbergerFMCSA Field
Brandon DixonAssociate Professor, Computer Science, The University of
Chief Jeff DixonFlorida Highway Patrol
Tim FrazierVice President Safety & Compliance, Alabama Trucking   
Major Freddy JohnsonNorth Carolina Highway 
Steven JonesDirector, Transportation Policy Research Center
Deputy Director, Alabama Transportation Institute
The University of Alabama
Jon McCormickFMCSA North Carolina Division
Captain Joseph A. Memory, IVCommercial Vehicle Enforcement Section, North Carolina State Highway
Teresa MurrayFMCSA North Carolina State Program
Shannon NewtonPresident, Arkansas Trucking
Jeremy PateDirector of Research Operations,
Alabama Transportation Institute
The University of Alabama
Brian PrestonFMCSA Arkansas State Program
Captain Tim PullinMCSAP Commander, Alabama Law Enforcement
Jeff SandersonFMCSA Florida Division Administrator
Clinton SeymourFMCSA Alabama Division
Major Jeremy VickeryGeorgia Motor Carrier Compliance Division

2018 Technical Advisory Committee

NameTitle & OrganizationContact
Derek BarrsChief of CVE, Florida Highway
Jake DavisState Program Specialist
FMCSA, Alabama Division
Jon DierbergerField Administrator, FMCSA, Southern Service
Tim FrazierDirector of Safety & Member Services, Alabama Trucking
Chris HilyerOperations Manager, Alabama Department of
Kenny PriceAL Division Administrator,
Darrell RubanRegional Field Administrator
FMCSA, Southern Service Center
Jay Starling Director, Motor Vehicle Division
Alabama Department of Revenue
Jacob YorkProgram Officer, FMCSA, Office of Safety Programs, State