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Intermodal Interchange Executive Committee

Intermodal Interchange Executive Committee

The nine member group of industry representatives responsible for the administration of the UIIA and for the processing of changes and/or modifications to the Agreement.  

The Committee consists of a minimum of two representatives from each mode representing Motor, Ocean and Rail Carriers participating in the Agreement, with an equal representation of each mode. In addition, effective October 1, 2018, one representative and two alternates from Equipment Leasing Companies participating in the UIIA will also serve on the Committee. 

Motor Carrier IIEC Representatives

Fred Huennekens
DDI Transportation, Inc. 

Kevin Lhotak
Reliable Transportation Specialists, Inc.

Dave Manning
TCW, Inc. 

Motor Carrier IIEC Alternates

Chris Giltz
Evans Delivery Company, Inc.

Dave Hensal
Eagle Systems, Inc.  

Robert Loya
CMI (CMI Transportation LLC)

Ocean Carrier IIEC Representatives

Robert Cannizzaro
CMA-CGM America LLC 

Leo Imperial
Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A. 

Al Smeraldo
Maersk, Inc.

Ocean Carrier IIEC Alternates

Tim Ames
COSCO Shipping Lines Co. Ltd.

Dennis Messing
Zim American Integrated Shipping, Inc. 

Jim Michalski
CMA-CGM America LLC  

Rail Carrier IIEC Representatives

Gerry Bisaillon
Union Pacific Railroad

Mike Pagel
BNSF Railway

William Traub
CSX Intermodal Terminals 

Rail Carrier IIEC Alternates

Gordon Graham
Canadian National Railway Company

Jeremy Laskos
Norfolk Southern Corp.

LaVersia Spencer
Union Pacific Railroad



Equip. Leasing Company IIEC Representative 

Jeff Dudenhefer
North American Cooperative Chassis Pool LLC


Equip. Leasing Company IIEC Alternates 

EJ Bronwasser
Milestone Equipment Holdings

Nathaniel Seeds
American Intermodal Management LLC

IIEC Action Items 

A chronological list of the actions of the Intermodal Interchange Executive Committee by year is available as information for UIIA participants.  

View Actions Taken by the IIEC 

IIEC Appointment Process

Each year applications are accepted from UIIA participants that have an interest in serving on the Intermodal Interchange Executive Committee.  Learn more about the IIEC Appointment Process.