Sue Spero – First Vice President
Sue Spero, President of CSI, a 3rd party logistics firm, has over 48 years’ experience in the full truckload sector of the transportation industry. Sue owned a trip lease firm prior to motor carriage deregulation, and went on to the position of Director of Operations of a truckload carrier. In 1993, Sue founded Carrier Services of TN., Inc., a transportation brokerage. Carrier Services has been distinguished as one of the top 25 Women-Owned Business by the Nashville Business Journal every year since 2006.
As a professor of Business and Logistics at Cumberland University, Sue received the Robert H. Beard Professional Award in 2001 for promoting higher educational standards in the field of transportation. A Certified Transportation Broker through the TIA, Sue is involved with the DNA Volunteer Chapter 135, Women Business Enterprise National Council , and is a Tennessee DOT Disadvantaged Business Enterprise. Sue has been an adjunct professor of International Business at Belmont University in Nashville.
She proudly serves on the Transportation Intermediaries Association Board Of Directors as PAC CHAIR as well as VICE CHAIR of the TIA Foundation promoting education in the 3rd Party Logistics arena.
Sue received the Distinguished Woman in Logistics Award in 2020.