Fleet Car is pleased to announce that Jerry Burke, Director of Safety has accepted a promotion to Vice President, Safety and Compliance, effective January 1, 2017.
Jerry was hired by Fleet Car Carriers as Safety Supervisor in February 1997, and he has exhibited leadership and dedication through the years with various roles in the Safety and Operations Departments. Most recently, Jerry has expertly managed the Safety Department’s involvement in Compliance, Maintenance, Recruiting, Accident Prevention, CSA and Claims Handling as the company experienced significant growth and through the ever-changing and complex regulatory environment.
Prior to joining Fleet Car Jerry served as Operations Supervisor for Ryder Automotive Carrier Division at the Rolla yard, and he began his auto transport career with Hadley Automotive as the Maintenance Manager in Mira Loma, CA in 1992 after honorably discharging from the US Air Force.
As part of his day to day duties, Jerry is active within several industry organizations in order to keep Fleet Car ready for any changes that are coming to the industry. Jerry is also well known for volunteering his time and expertise at industry workshops and round- tables where he is willing to share his experiences and best practices.
Fleet Car is extremely fortunate to have an individual with Jerry’s experience and reputation leading the Safety and Compliance function for Fleet Car Carriers!