TMC Technical Director
Jack Legler has over 40 years of executive, risk management, consulting, trade association, transportation and safety expertise. He serves as Technical Director for the American Trucking Associations (ATA) Technology and Maintenance Council (TMC) with responsibility for technical products, services, and activities including the TMC Recommended Engineering and Maintenance Practices, products, periodicals, demonstrations, meetings and exhibits. As founder and President of Legenter, LLC, for 17 years, Mr. Legler provided a variety of executive consulting services to trade organizations, professional and corporate clients, including trucking companies. He served a five-year engagement with ATA for planning and implementation of the Trucking Industries Anti-Terrorism Action Plan, and authored ATA’s Model Anti-Terrorism Risk Assessment and Planning Guide. Formerly, Legler was Executive Vice President for a national manufacturing and distribution trade association, where his domain included domestic and international standards and trade issues. He was the principal author and lead expert for the Waste Industry’s Manual of Recommended Safety Practices. Earlier, He was Vice President for the risk management subsidiary of an international insurance corporation, involved in the design, implementation and management of advance risk management programs, with a heavy transportation and hazardous materials focus. Early in his career, Legler led accident investigation of heavy vehicle, general aviation, as well as off road equipment accidents and claims for the nation’s largest independent insurance services company, as well as management of the company’s government contracts.