Jeana Hysell is a Senior Safety Consultant for J. J. Keller & Associates, Inc. She provides safety and compliance solutions for clients. She also monitors regulations and industry best practices, develops training and advisory curriculum, and identifies service offerings.
Ms. Hysell has been in the transportation industry since 1979, starting out as a company driver, and then graduated into an owner operator for the rest of her driving career. She went on to develop her own fleet of five trucks leasing them on with a major carrier. She left her office behind a windshield to the mortars of a classroom graduating in 2003 with Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and the following year with a Masters in Occupational Safety/Transportation Safety.
Ms. Hysell is heavily involved in the industry and belongs to many transportation organizations. She was on the Board of Directors of the Ohio Trucking Association until her relocation to Arizona. Ohio is also where she won the Safety Professional of the Year in 2007. Some of her success includes while employed at Wal-Mart, she took her private fleet to the Safety Fleet in Ohio along with a Driver of the Quarter two years running. As a consultant, Ms. Hysell, she took an Arizona trucking company to the Safety Fleet in the State of Arizona which also produced a Driver of the Quarter and Driver of the Year.
She donates her time and professional knowledge to econoLABS, Women in Trucking Foundation (Vice Chair), Arizona Trucking Association, National Safety Council, and numerous other transportation entities.