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Lynn Gravley Appointed to North Texas Tollway Authority Board of Directors by Governor Abbott

Grayson County native, UNT alumni and CEO for NT Logistics brings 30 years of transportation knowledge and leadership to board role

(FRISCO, Texas – May 22, 2018) – NT Logistics, a leading transportation management and logistics service company, announces that its founder, president and CEO Lynn Gravley has been appointed to the board of directors for the North Texas Tollway Authority (NTTA) by Texas Governor Greg Abbott. Gravley will serve a board term that runs through August 31, 2019. Under NTTA bylaws, the governor appoints one board member from a county adjacent to the NTTA’s four-county service area.

“I’m honored and quite humbled to be named a board member for the North Texas Tollway Authority by Governor Abbott. I have spent my 30-year career as an advocate for efficient transportation and technology advancement. I’m eager to play a role within the NTTA in the region to provide the best transportation experience for our residents, commuters, and commercial drivers on the roadways,” notes Gravley.

A lifelong resident of Gunter in Grayson County, Gravley brings deep transportation and logistics industry experience to the board. He founded NT Logistics as a third-party logistics provider in 1999 with a singular goal: to help manufacturers and shippers distribute their products safely, efficiently, on time, and at the greatest possible value. He has been recognized twice as a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Southwest Region, and the company with awards from Dallas 100, The Dallas Morning News Top 200 private companies, and as a Top 100 3PL Provider.

 

In addition to NTTA, Gravely provides industry insights and leadership roles including:

  • Board of Advisors, University of North Texas’ (UNT) College of Business Logistics Department
  • Board of Directors, Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA)
  • Chairman, Highway Logistics Conference for TIA

A graduate of the University of North Texas, he is a lifelong community servant. Gravely served 12 years as a member and president for the Gunter ISD Board of Trustees and the Gunter ISD Foundation. He is a past board member for Christian Care Centers and active in his local church.

About NT Logistics

NT Logistics, Inc., a privately held transportation management and logistics service company headquartered in Frisco, Texas, provides its national customer base with a full array of transportation and integrated logistics services. As a non-asset-based third-party logistics provider, the company acts as an intermediary for manufacturers and shippers to distribute products.  NT Logistics offers a wealth of business arranged transportation solutions that reduce costs, add value to the supply chain and improve performance.  Founded in July 1999, the company has additional offices in Lubbock, Texas; Oklahoma City, OK; Tulsa, Oklahoma and Springdale, Arkansas. Visit www.ntlogistics.com for more information.

About NTTA

The North Texas Tollway Authority, a political subdivision of the state of Texas, is authorized to acquire, construct, maintain, repair and operate turnpike projects across the north Texas region. The board is comprised of Chairman Kenneth Barr; Vice Chairman Bill Moore; and Directors Lynn Gravley, Mojy Haddad, John Mahalik, Michael Nowels, George “Tex” Quesada, Carl O. Sherman, and Jane Willard.

 

NTTA serves Collin, Dallas, Denton, Tarrant, and Johnson counties and owns and operates the Dallas North Tollway, President George Bush Turnpike, Sam Rayburn Tollway, Addison Airport Toll Tunnel, Lewisville Lake Toll Bridge, Mountain Creek Lake Bridge, Chisholm Trail Parkway, and 360 Tollway. NTTA raises capital for construction projects through the issuance of turnpike revenue bonds. NTTA toll projects are not a part of the state highway system and receive no direct tax funding. Tolls are collected to repay debt and to operate and maintain the roadways. Learn more at www.ntta.org.