Press Release

ATA Statement on Departure of FMCSA Administrator Hutcheson

Jan 19, 2024

Washington – Today, American Trucking Associations President and CEO Chris Spear issued the following statement after the announcement that Administrator Robin Hutcheson will be departing the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration:

"Administrator Hutcheson led FMCSA through a critical time as the pandemic, natural disasters, workforce shortages and supply chain disruptions challenged the freight economy in ways never seen before. America’s trucking industry is the heartbeat of this nation, and we depend on partners in government like Administrator Hutcheson who value data and stakeholder input to meet real-world needs and ensure the safe movement of freight across our nation’s highways. We applaud her communication, transparency and commitment to ATA and our members, and we wish her well in her future endeavors.”