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Saia Inc (SAIA.OQ)

SAIA.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Herbert Trucksess

67 2007 Chairman of the Board

Richard O'Dell

55 2007 President, Chief Executive Officer, Director

Stephanie Maschmeier

44 2007 Controller

Douglas Col

2014 Treasurer

Raymond Ramu

48 2015 Chief Customer Officer

Frederick Holzgrefe

49 2014 Chief Financial Officer, Vice President - Finance, Secretary

Bjorn Olsson

72 2008 Lead Independent Director

William Evans

69 2013 Independent Director

John Gainor

60 2016 Independent Director

John Holland

67 2002 Independent Director

Randolph Melville

58 2015 Independent Director

Douglas Rockel

60 2002 Independent Director

Jeffrey Ward

58 2006 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Herbert Trucksess

Mr. Herbert A. Trucksess, III , is Chairman of the Board of Director of the Company. He was named President and Chief Executive Officer of the Yellow Regional Transportation Group (now Saia, Inc.) in February 2000 and served as Chief Executive Officer until December 2006. Prior to leading Saia, Mr. Trucksess was Chief Financial Officer at Saia’s former parent, Yellow Corporation, and previously held executive positions with Preston Corporation, a holding company for regional LTL carriers that included the predecessor of Saia. Mr. Trucksess also served as a director of School Specialty, Inc., a publicly-traded provider of educational products and services, from 2007 to 2013.

Richard O'Dell

Mr. Richard D. O'Dell is President, Chief Executive Officer, Director of the Company. Mr. O’Dell has been President and Chief Executive Officer of Saia since December 2006 and has served as President of Saia since July 2006. In 1997, Mr. O’Dell joined Saia LTL Freight, the principal operating subsidiary of the Company, as Chief Financial Officer. He continued in that position until his appointment as President and CEO of Saia LTL Freight in 1999. As a long-time executive of the Company,

Stephanie Maschmeier

Ms. Stephanie R. Maschmeier is Controller of the Company. Mrs. Maschmeier, a certified public accountant, joined Saia, Inc. in July 2002 as Corporate Financial Reporting Manager.

Douglas Col

Mr. Douglas Col is Treasurer of the Company. He has 20 years of experience as an investment analyst, equity fund manager, and investment banker. He is a graduate of Georgia Tech and holds a master's degree from Vanderbilt University. He is also a certified financial analyst.

Raymond Ramu

Mr. Raymond R. Ramu is Chief Customer Officer of the Company. Mr. Ramu joined Saia LTL Freight in December 1997 having served as Vice President of Sales - East from April 2007 to May 2015.

Frederick Holzgrefe

Mr. Frederick J. Holzgrefe is Chief Financial Officer, Vice President, Secretary of the Company . Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Saia, Inc. since September 2014. Prior to joining Saia, Mr. Holzgrefe was Vice President of Business Development and Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Golden Peanut Company.

Bjorn Olsson

Mr. Bjorn E. Olsson is Lead Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Olsson served on the Resident Management Team at George K. Baum & Company, an investment bank, from September 2001 to September 2004. Prior to that time Mr. Olsson was President and Chief Executive Officer/Chief Operating Officer of Harmon Industries, Inc., a publicly-traded supplier of signal and train control systems to the transportation industry, from August 1990 to November 2000.

William Evans

Mr. William F. Evans is an Independent Director of the Company. From May 2002 to June 2007, Mr. Evans was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Witness Systems, Inc., a publicly-traded workforce optimization services and software provider. He was a director of ValueVision Media, Inc., a publicly-traded multichannel electronics retailer, from 2011 to 2014. From 1993 to 2011, he served as a director of SFN Group, Inc., a publicly-traded company that provided temporary and permanent staffing solutions to businesses. From 2008 to 2010, he served as a director of Wolverine Tube, Inc., a publicly-traded company in the tubing, fabricated products and metal joining products industry.

John Gainor

Mr. John P. Gainor is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Gainor has served as the President and CEO of International Dairy Queen, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway. Mr. Gainor has been with International Dairy Queen since 2003 and served as its Chief Supply Chain Officer prior to being named President and CEO. From 2000-2003, Mr. Gainor was President and Co-Founder of Supply Solutions, Inc., a company that focused on designing and implementing supply chain solutions and business expansion models for major restaurant chains and consumer products companies. Mr. Gainor has also held various executive positions focusing on logistics, supply chain and transportation with Consolidated Distribution Corporation, AmeriServe Distribution Corporation, and Warner Lambert

John Holland

Mr. John J. Holland is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Holland has served as the President of Greentree Advisors, LLC, a business advisory firm, since October 2004. From February 2012 to November 2015, Mr. Holland also served as President of the International Copper Association, Ltd., an international trade association. From September 2008 to October 2009, Mr. Holland served as President, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of MMFX Technologies Corporation, a privately-held steel manufacturing firm. Previously, Mr. Holland served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Alternative Energy Sources, Inc., a publicly-traded ethanol company, from August 2006 to June 2008. Prior to that, Mr. Holland was the President and Chief Executive Officer and a director of Butler Manufacturing Company (“Butler”), a publicly-traded manufacturer of prefabricated buildings, from July 1999 to October 2004 and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Butler from November 2001 to October 2004. Mr. Holland has served as a member of the Board of Directors of Cooper Tire and Rubber Company since 2003 and NCI Building Systems, Inc., an integrated manufacturer and marketer of metal products, since 2009.

Randolph Melville

Mr. Randolph W. Melville is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Melville is currently the Senior Vice President and General Manager for the Western Division of PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay North America. He is accountable for all aspects of the company’s western division performance, including sales, operations, supply chain, finance, human resources and strategic planning. Mr. Melville also served as an independent director and member of the compensation committee of Interline Brands, Inc. Prior to his 20-plus years at Frito-Lay, Mr. Melville served as a Senior Vice President at Maytag Corporation from 1999-2001 and held various sales and marketing leadership positions with Procter & Gamble Distributing Company from 1981 to 1993.

Douglas Rockel

Mr. Douglas W. Rockel is an Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Rockel has been President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Roots, Inc., a private commercial real estate development and investment company, since August 2001. Prior to that, he was a Senior Vice President with ABN Amro Securities (formerly ING Barings) from February 1997 to July 2001. Mr. Rockel’s approximately 15 years of experience as a securities analyst with a particular focus on the transportation industry and his experience with a development and investment company give him significant insight in our industry and in how to build and maintain value for stockholders. Further, Mr. Rockel has extensive finance and accounting expertise and qualifies as an “audit committee financial expert.” Mr. Rockel also has extensive knowledge of Saia and the LTL industry having served on the Board of Saia since 2002.

Jeffrey Ward

Mr. Jeffrey C. Ward is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Ward is a Vice President of A.T. Kearney, Inc., a global management consulting firm. Mr. Ward joined A.T. Kearney, Inc. in 1991. Mr. Ward’s experience at A.T. Kearney is focused on the North American transportation market. Additionally, he has experience in a privately-held LTL company.