Averitt Express recently promoted Teresa Schebel and Angie Leathers to new risk management director roles. Schebel was named Director of Risk Management/Claims Management, while Leathers was named Director of Risk Management/Legal Affairs.
Schebel – who has nearly 26 years of experience with Averitt – is responsible for leading a team of associates who are focused on the areas of claims settlement and claims resolution. She most recently served as a claims leader.
Leathers, meanwhile, is an 11-year member of the Averitt team. In her new role, she is responsible for providing leadership with legal information, selecting and directing the work of outside counsel, drafting and reviewing legal agreements, and ensuring Averitt stays in compliance with laws and regulations. She most recently served as Averitt’s litigation manager.
Photo: Averitt director of risk management/claims management Teresa Schebel (left) and director of risk management/legal affairs Angie Leathers (right).
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Celebrating 50 years in 2021, Averitt is a leading provider of freight transportation and supply chain management with international reach to 100+ countries. In its 50-year history, Averitt has grown from a small, local LTL carrier to a global logistics provider specializing in delivering customized transportation solutions that include LTL, truckload, international, distribution & fulfillment, dedicated, production and event logistics services. Averitt's technology offerings include a full suite of web-based shipping tools, electronic data interchange (EDI), warehouse management systems (WMS), and transportation and operations management systems. Together, these services and technology solutions provide “The Power of One” to shippers, allowing them access to multiple transportation solutions from a single provider. For more information, call 1-800-AVERITT (283-7488) or visit AverittExpress.com.