Dave Schaller is the Industry Engagement Director for the North American Council for Freight Efficiency (NACFE). His responsibilities include interfacing with fleets and suppliers, writing reports, conducting workshops, giving presentations, maintaining NACFE’s fleet database, and running the social media groups. Dave worked closely with the drivers and sponsors for the Run On Less demonstration. He holds an Electrical Engineering degree from the Purdue University and an MBA from Ball State University.
As a Navistar employee for 27 years, he held positions in production design, research, program management, dealer sales training, marketing, product line management, and strategic product planning. A marketing role allowed Dave to spend many days in truck stops, fleet offices and dealerships in five countries learning about what the industry desired and why. Dave holds four US patents, has written several SAE papers and several NACFE publications.