MTA Involvement

Brenny is very active in the Minnesota Trucking Association (MTA). Joyce Brenny has been on the Board of Directors since 2005. She took over as chair August 2011.

MTA Chair
MTA Chair in 2011

In the picture below, Joyce is pictured with one of the original founders of the Minnesota Trucking Association – Willis E. Elsholtz. Mr. Elsholtz was part of the original founders of the MTA, which was founded in 1932. As you look at this picture, you are looking at the past and future of the Minnesota Trucking Association. Joyce is only one of three women on the MTA Board of Directors.


In 2012, Joyce received the MTA President’s Award. This award is presented to an MTA member whose involvement and commitment has significantly contributed to not only the association, but the broader trucking industry.

President's Award






Brenny has had five drivers named MTA Driver of the month! For more than 50 years, the MTA has been honoring the industry’s safest commercial drivers through its Driver of the Year program. The Minnesota Trucking Association’s Driver of the Year program seeks to recognize truck driving professionals who make the trucking industry a success through their dedication to safety. Every driver recognized as a Driver of the Month is up for the Driver of the Year award.

Driver of the Month
John, Russell, Chuck, Tim and Bob!

In 2017, Bonnie Supan received the MTA Outstanding Service Award! The Outstanding Service award was created to recognize an individual who has significantly contributed to the programs and mission of the Minnesota Trucking Association.

2017 Outstanding Service Award
Minnesota Trucking Association presents Bonnie Supan with the 2017 Outstanding Service Award

In 2017, Scott Simon received the the MTA Technician of the Year award! This award honors the hard work and dedication of maintenance technicians in the trucking industry. Companies nominate their top maintenance technicians throughout the year and each month someone is selected. The winner is selected based on their attendance record, work attitude, come-back-rate, loss time and CSA Vehicle Maintenance Score.

Scott - MTA Maintenance Professional of the Year
Minnesota Trucking Association presents Scott Simon with the 2017 Maintenance Technician of the Year Award
Luke Lamecker
Luke Lamecker, MTA Maintenance Tech of the Month-2017
Scott Simon
Scott Simon, MTA Maintenance Tech of the Month-2017
Clay Nixon, MTA Maintenance Tech of the Month-2018