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.

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

Scott Phillippi
GTA Vice Chair
UPS (Atlanta, Georgia)

Ted Barron
GTA Governor at Large
Terex Utilities (Hoover, Alabama)

Ed Hoffman
GTA Governor at Large
Alliance AutoGas (Swannanoa, North Carolina)

Paul Kokalis 
GTA Governor at Large
Fontaine Modification Co. (Charlotte, North Carolina)

Meighan Read 
GTA Governor at Large
Duke Energy (Charlotte, North Carolina)

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 or e-mail

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)