Enterprise Overview:
It's always been our business to take great care of yours

Our values create value for your business.

We put more than 80 years of experience to work for you. There's no secret to how it's done — just plain hard work that delivers on the promises we make.

We are here day in and day out for you, by building a business that's run day in and day out for you through our Core Values.

Core Values

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Mission

Safe, courteous, hustling associates delivering superior experiences that excite our customers.

 
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Vision

We are driven by our uncompromising values to deliver the goods that enhance the lives of people everywhere.

Safety First and Always

We have a responsibility to our associates, customers and the community to operate safely. Nothing we do is worth harming ourselves or others.

Integrity in Every Action

We do what we say. We conduct our business with the highest ethical standards.

Respect for All

We treat everyone with dignity and respect. We embrace diversity of thought, experience and background.

Excellence in What We Do

We do not stop until we've delivered a superior experience. We have a passion for innovation and improvement.

The Team Behind Our Team

Our senior team leads by example, putting our core values into action every day. Together, they help foster an environment that takes excellent care of our customers, associates and communities.

Chris Lofgren

Chris Lofgren

President, Chief Executive Officer

Christopher B. Lofgren has served as Chief Executive Officer and President, and as a Director, since 2002. He joined Schneider in 1994 as Vice President of Engineering and Systems. During his tenure with Schneider, he has also served as Chief Information Officer and Chief Operating Officer. He currently serves on the Board of CA Technologies and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. Locally, he is a member of the Senior Advisory Council for Junior Achievement of Brown County (Wisconsin). Before joining Schneider, he held positions at Symantec Corporation, Motorola and CAPS Logistics. Lofgren holds a bachelor's degree and a master's degree in industrial and management engineering from Montana State University and a doctorate degree in industrial and systems engineering from The Georgia Institute of Technology. In October 2009, he was inducted into the National Academy of Engineering.

Stephen Bruffett

Stephen Bruffett

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Stephen Bruffett has served as Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President since April 2018. Prior to joining Schneider, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Con-way Inc., a multinational freight transportation and logistics company, from 2008 until 2015. Previously, he held senior leadership positions at YRC Worldwide Inc., rising to the role of Executive Vice President and CFO, and American Freightways. Bruffett holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Arkansas and a master's degree in business administration from the University of Texas.

Shaleen Devgun

Shaleen Devgun

Executive Vice President, Chief Information Officer

Shaleen Devgun has served as Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice President since 2015. He previously served as Vice President for Strategy, Planning and Solution Delivery. Prior to joining Schneider, he spent 12 years in management consulting roles with DiamondCluster International and Deloitte, specializing in corporate venturing, formulation and execution of business and technology strategy, program leadership and operational design. Devgun holds bachelor's degrees in economics and math from the University of Pune and a master's degree in business administration from the University of Detroit Mercy. Locally, he serves on the Board of The Fox Cities Performing Arts Center.

Paul Kardish

Paul Kardish

Executive Vice President, General Counsel

Paul Kardish has served as General Counsel, Secretary and Executive Vice President since 2013. Prior to joining Schneider, he had more than 20 years of broad ranging corporate legal, human resources, corporate governance/compliance, security and government relations experience. His career includes work at several Fortune 250 companies spanning multiple industries, including Honeywell, Intel, Micron, Freeport-McMoRan and he served as a Special Agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Kardish holds a bachelor's degree in social work/psychology from Juniata College, a law degree from Gonzaga University School of Law and a master of laws degree from New York University School of Law. He is a member of the Texas and Wisconsin and American Bar Associations, the Phi Delta Phi Legal Honor Fraternity. Locally, he serves as a member of the Board of The American Red Cross-Northeastern Wisconsin.

Steve Matheys

Steve Matheys

Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer

Steve Matheys has served as Chief Administrative Officer and Executive Vice President since 2009. He joined Schneider in 1994 and held progressive leadership roles in Information Technology before being promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer in 2001. In 2004, he became Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing, adding Customer Service accountabilities in 2006 and Global Account Management in 2008 prior to moving into his current role. In addition to senior leadership roles at Schneider, his career includes a range of Information Technology roles with Nielson Marketing Research, Trane and General Motors. Matheys holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Locally, he actively serves on the Board of The Brown County United Way and is a member of the Wharton Research Advisory Group (RAG) for Human Resources.

LueEllen Oskey

LuEllen Oskey

Director, Executive Administration

LuEllen Oskey is the director of executive administration at Schneider. She is responsible for managing the administrative activities of the company’s executive team and board of directors and is the assistant to the president and chief executive officer. Oskey also coordinates the organization’s operating committee.

In addition to her current role, Oskey serves as chairperson of the Schneider Foundation, which provides support for charitable and non-profit organizations and considers requests for money, time, services and in-kind contributions from a variety of local and national organizations.

Mark Rourke

Mark Rourke

Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

Mark Rourke has served as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President since 2015. He previously served as President of Truckload Services. Additionally, he also previously served as General Manager of Schneider Transportation Management and held a variety of leadership roles with increasing responsibility, including Vice President of Customer Service, Director of Transportation Planning for Customer Service, Midwest Area Service Manager and Director of Driver Training. He joined Schneider in 1987 as a Service Team Leader at the company's Seville, Ohio, location. Rourke holds a bachelor's degree in marketing from the University of Akron. Locally, he serves on the Board of New North Inc.

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