Resident named Wisconsin Road Team member

By on April 16, 2009

Gary Konen of Sugar Grove has been named to 2009 Wisconsin’s Road Team.

Konen is employed by Wal Mart Stores, Inc. in Beaver Dam, Wis. He has been a professional truck driver for more than 30 years and was a member of the 2008 Wisconsin Road Team. He has been active as a trainer in his company and as a judge for the ATA National Driving Championships.

As a Wisconsin Road Team member, Konen will talk to civic organizations, high school driver’s education classes, truck driving groups, safety forums and media people about highway safety and the trucking industry’s importance to Wisconsin’s economy.