OTA Dispatch Issue 4 2017

Table of Contents 1
OTA Chair's Message 2
OTA President's Message 4
Event Calendar 5
New Members 5
Politics in Oregon - The Rocky Road Ahead 6
What is Truck PAC? 8
2017 Annual Leadership Convention 10
Portland Area Industry Mixer 13
OTA at ATA's Management Converence and Exhibition 14
OTA Makes Call on Washington 15
An Interview with Dian DeAutremont 16
Women in the Trucking Industry 19
High Health Insurance Renewal? 20
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About OMSA and Were Afraid to Ask 22
OTA News 24
A Primer on Highway Use Taxation in Oregon 26
In Case of Emergency 30
Electronic Logging Devices 32
TMC Maintenance Fair & SuperTech Competition 34
TMC Training Classes 35
If You're Not Recognizing Your Drivers for Safety Milestones, Someone Else Will 36