About Us

Leadership

Executive Team Members

Jimmy Hitchens
Jimmy Hitchens
President / CEO
Jimmy Hitchens
Jimmy Hitchens
President / CEO

Jimmy, one of original founders of Pyramid Transport, is now the sole owner. He knows this business inside and out, spending over half of his life in it. Starting with truck driving in 1978, he went on to own a successful trucking company. He became a dispatcher is 1990, leaving driving behind to spend more time with his wife and daughter. Three years later Pyramid was formed. Outside of Pyramid, he races a dragster he owns at 200 mph, enjoys target shooting with his daughter, and traveling with his family. He also takes great pride in helping his community and is closely involved with children’s charity, Camp Barnes. 

Yogi
Yogi
Head of Security
Yogi
Yogi
Head of Security

Yogi keeps the peace at Pyramid. He patrols the complex looking for suspicious activity or someone willing to share their lunch. When not hard at the job, he likes to relax poolside.

yogi@pyramidtransport.com

Michael Wooleyhand
Michael Wooleyhand
Administrator
Michael Wooleyhand
Michael Wooleyhand
Administrator

Michael has 15 years experience in transportation industry, an Associate’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, and General Business. Michael is an extremely important part of the puzzle, excelling at several different positions at Pyramid. In his spare time, Michael enjoys camping and bowling, but his favorite way to spend time is with his family.

800-754-7775 ext 155

mwooleyhand@pyramidtransport.com

Sam Ennis
Sam Ennis
Office Manager & Supervisor - NE to West
Sam Ennis
Sam Ennis
Office Manager & Supervisor - NE to West

Sam is one of the most loyal and dedicated employees of Pyramid Transport. He started as a carrier for Pyramid, hauling their first load after they opened their doors. A year later he was employed as a dispatcher and he has been with the company ever since. With 35 years of experience in the industry, Sam’s knowledge base is unsurpassed. In his time off, Sam enjoys fishing, boating and biking. He is happily married with two children, Jacob and Jillian.

800-754-7775 ext 133

sennis@pyramidtransport.com

Jay Balback
Jay Balback
Operations Manager
Jay Balback
Jay Balback
Operations Manager

Jay lives and breathes the performance of the organization. His mission is to weave together an environment where our goals and our customers goals effectively mesh. Jay, with his wife Laura, have two amazing children Donavan and Olivia

800-754-7775 ext 152

jbalback@pyramidtransport.com

Steve Swain
Steve Swain
Business Technology Manager
Steve Swain
Steve Swain
Business Technology Manager

Steve's focus is where business and technology merge.  As a past logistics coordinator for Pyramid Transport, he couples his knowledge of the industry with his passion for innovation.  The result is constant  rhythm of conception to implementation. A two time recipient of Pyramid's "Youthful Minded" Core Value Award, he continues to move the company forward in the most creative ways. Steve is married to his beautiful wife Chelsea. They are blessed with 5 wonderful children.

800-754-7775 ext 124

sswain@pyramidtransport.com

Dean Glessner
Dean Glessner
Business Development Manager
Dean Glessner
Dean Glessner
Business Development Manager

Taking pride in everything he does, Dean had been a dispatcher for the last 20 years, after he completed five years of service to his country in the Navy. Now he manages Pyramid's Business Development Department. He enjoys dirt track racing, football, basketball, and traveling. His main pride and joy is his beautiful daughter and amazing wife.

800-754-7775 ext 114

aglessner@pyramidtransport.com

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Dispatch Team Leaders

Brian Deleon
Brian Deleon
Team Leader - NE to Southeast
Brian Deleon
Brian Deleon
Team Leader - NE to Southeast

Brian came to Pyramid in 2001, with no dispatch experience after leaving a company he was employed with for 12 years. He is now a very dedicated and knowledgeable dispatch team leader that has irreplaceable relationships with both shippers and drivers. He is a level 1 certified CrossFit trainer, and aside from Pyramid, he trains several CrossFit classes a week. He has been married for 20 years and has two teenage sons that are also involved in CrossFit.

800-754-7775 ext 115

bdeleon@pyramidtransport.com

Thomas Wooleyhand
Thomas Wooleyhand
Team Leader - NE to Southwest
Thomas Wooleyhand
Thomas Wooleyhand
Team Leader - NE to Southwest

Thomas has been an employee at Pyramid Transport almost as long as they have been in business, ever since 1997. He has grown up around horse racing and today enjoys the sport enough to own a few race horses himself. He is married with two children; one son, and one daughter. Thomas enjoys participating in his children’s lives, whether it be coaching or traveling for sports.

800-754-7775 ext 112

twooleyhand@pyramidtransport.com

Joe Balback
Joe Balback
Team Leader - NE to Midwest
Joe Balback
Joe Balback
Team Leader - NE to Midwest

Joe started with Pyramid Transport in 2010. Not only is he a proficient dispatcher, he is also the company's handyman. If he's not putting loads together, he's building or fixing something around the office. Joe and his wife Stacey have two beautiful girls Hayden and Hayley.

800-754-7775 ext 111

joebalback@pyramidtransport.com

Tom Nash
Tom Nash
Team Leader - LA
Tom Nash
Tom Nash
Team Leader - LA
Brooks Cathell
Brooks Cathell
Team Leader - Mid-Atlantic
Brooks Cathell
Brooks Cathell
Team Leader - Mid-Atlantic

Getting things done in the Truckload Division, Brooks goes above and beyond to meet the needs of our customers.  He has two wonderful children, Sevin (son) & Kree (daughter).  He loves sports - NY Jets, NY Rangers, Atlanta Braves, and Dirt Track Racing!

800-754-7775 ext 117

bcathell@pyramidtransport.com

Kim Kapela
Kim Kapela
Team Leader - FTL
Kim Kapela
Kim Kapela
Team Leader - FTL

Kim brings years of experience in the industry to Pyramid Transport.  She has two wonderful blessings... which are her boys.  Trevor, her amazing and unique redneck, and Austin, her amazing and witty ball player.  She loves the beach and spending time with her family. 

800-754-7775 ext 185

kkaplela@pyramidtransport.com

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Staff

Mera Hitchens
Mera Hitchens
Executive Assistant
Mera Hitchens
Mera Hitchens
Executive Assistant
Barbara Blades
Barbara Blades
Receptionist
Barbara Blades
Barbara Blades
Receptionist
Brenda Hudson
Brenda Hudson
Accounting
Brenda Hudson
Brenda Hudson
Accounting
Lisa Booze
Lisa Booze
Accounting
Lisa Booze
Lisa Booze
Accounting
Maria Weaver
Maria Weaver
Accounting
Maria Weaver
Maria Weaver
Accounting
Dawn Ellsworth
Dawn Ellsworth
Accounting
Dawn Ellsworth
Dawn Ellsworth
Accounting
Doris Long
Doris Long
Accounting
Doris Long
Doris Long
Accounting
Tiffany Wooleyhand
Tiffany Wooleyhand
Accounting
Tiffany Wooleyhand
Tiffany Wooleyhand
Accounting
Bobbi Jo MacDonald
Bobbi Jo MacDonald
Accounting
Bobbi Jo MacDonald
Bobbi Jo MacDonald
Accounting
Larry Mallery
Larry Mallery
Mid-Atlantic Dispatch
Larry Mallery
Larry Mallery
Mid-Atlantic Dispatch
Chris Dixon
Chris Dixon
NE - Southwest Dispatch
Chris Dixon
Chris Dixon
NE - Southwest Dispatch
Jeff Collins
Jeff Collins
NE-Southeast/Miami Dispatch
Jeff Collins
Jeff Collins
NE-Southeast/Miami Dispatch
Billy Griffith
Billy Griffith
NE-West Coast Dispatch
Billy Griffith
Billy Griffith
NE-West Coast Dispatch
Anthony Wooleyhand
Anthony Wooleyhand
FTL Team
Anthony Wooleyhand
Anthony Wooleyhand
FTL Team
Steve Griffith
Steve Griffith
NE-Southwest Dispatch
Steve Griffith
Steve Griffith
NE-Southwest Dispatch
Don Duncan
Don Duncan
NE-Midwest Dispatch
Don Duncan
Don Duncan
NE-Midwest Dispatch
Jon Vansciver
Jon Vansciver
NE-West Coast Dispatch
Jon Vansciver
Jon Vansciver
NE-West Coast Dispatch
Chris Taylor
Chris Taylor
NE-West Coast Dispatch
Chris Taylor
Chris Taylor
NE-West Coast Dispatch
Shane Abbott
Shane Abbott
Mid-Atlantic Dispatch
Shane Abbott
Shane Abbott
Mid-Atlantic Dispatch
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Keith Layton
West Coast Dispatch
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Keith Layton
West Coast Dispatch
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Kirk Coulbourne
West Coast Dispatch
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Kirk Coulbourne
West Coast Dispatch
Lee Marlow
Lee Marlow
West Coast Dispatch
Lee Marlow
Lee Marlow
West Coast Dispatch