2018 Fleet Excellence Awards Finalists

2018 Fleet Excellence Awards Finalists


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The FLEXYS are a true fleet management industry award. Every fleet management professional is welcome to submit an entry for the Fleet Excellence Awards, regardless of where their fleet is based in the world. Nominees are not required to be Members of NAFA Fleet Management Association and are not required to have a CAFM® certification.

The finalists for the 2018 FLEXYs:

Outstanding Achievement in Corporate Fleet Management

  • Karla Guajardo, Fleet Manager, Honeywell International
  • Adam Orth, CAFM®, Fleet Services Manager, General Mills Inc.
  • Yogi Shivdasani, LKQ Corporation

Excellence in Fleet Safety – Corporate
  • Kevin Everett, Fleet and Environmental Manager, at EMCOR Services, MESA Energy Systems
  • Andy Gattermeyer, Road Safety Advisor, BP Pipeline
  • Joe Suarez, Director, Florida Power & Light Company

Excellence in Fleet Sustainability – Corporate
  • Michael Bieger, Senior Director Global Fleet, ADP Inc.
  • Sharon Etherington, Manager of Regional Procurement Services, Roche
  • Safelite AutoGlass, Columbus, Ohio

Excellence in Fleet Safety – Public
  • Patrick Bartole, CAFM, Fleet Manager, New Jersey City University Dept. of Facilities and Construction Management
  • Charles Grab, UCONN Transportation and Fleet Services
  • Rick Medina, Fleet, Fuel, and Equipment Services, Mission Support and Test Services LLC

Outstanding Achievement in Public Fleet Management
  • Ronald Gitelman, CAFM, Fleet Administrator, Yale University
  • Robert Gordon, Director of Fleet Management, DeKalb County Fleet Management
  • Kathy Wellik, CAFM, Director, Iowa State University Transportation Services

Excellence in Fleet Sustainability – Public
  • Richard Battersby, CAFM, Fleet Manager, City of Oakland Public Works
  • Rick Medina, Fleet, Fuel, and Equipment Services, Mission Support and Test Services LLC
  • Angela Sherick-Bright, Assistant General Manager, City of Los Angeles General Services Dept.

Excellence in Fleet Leadership
  • Mario Moses, Fleet and Sourcing Manager, Bayer
  • Steven Schoen, Director, Mobility Services Americas, Siemens
  • Joe Suarez, Florida Power & Light Company



Winners will be announced during the special opening night awards ceremony on April 24 at NAFA’s annual Institute & Expo in Anaheim, California.