Board of governors

In accordance with the Bylaws of the Green Truck Association (GTA), NTEA’s Board of Directors has appointed the GTA Board of Governors.

The Board of Governors, which governs the GTA’s affairs, is responsible for setting policy and developing strategy for the organization, as well as playing an active role in the development of programs and services. Read the GTA Strategic Plan.

Ted Barron
GTA Chairman
Terex Utilities (Hoover, Alabama)

Jim Castelaz
GTA Vice Chairman
Motiv Power Systems (Foster City, California)

Craig A. Kemmerling
GTA Treasurer
Deist Industries Inc. (Hadley, Pennsylvania)

Ed Lovelace
GTA Governor at Large
XL Hybrids (Boston, Massachusetts)

America Lesh
GTA Governor at Large
BGE (Baltimore, Maryland)

Scott Phillippi
GTA Governor at Large
UPS (Atlanta, Georgia)

The Board is very interested in suggestions as to worthwhile efforts the GTA can undertake or issues the Association can address. The Board encourages GTA members to offer comments or ideas. Please call 1-800-441-6832, e-mail or contact GTA Secretary and NTEA Senior Director of Fleet Relations George Survant directly at

For additional details on appointments to the GTA Board of Governors, selection and terms, please refer to the complete GTA Governing Policies.

GTA strategic plan
(Adobe PDF File)
GTA Governing Policies
(Adobe PDF File)