WATKINS TRANSPORTATION SERVICES
“In an industry where honesty, integrity, and professionalism are essential to success, Watkins Transportation Services takes a backseat to no one. We have an excellent reputation among shippers and carriers for exceeding expectations in even the most challenging situations.
We’ve learned that in the service business you make commitments, you deliver on those commitments. We have an excellent history of responsiveness and reliability which continues to be our primary focus.”
Larry Watkins, CEO
I have been doing business Watkins Transportation Services for over 20 years. There is nobody else I trust with my freight. They are professional, help me achieve my goals, and make sure my freight gets from point A to point B safely and without damage. I can comfortably say with their top notch customer service, Watkins Transportation Services goes above and beyond everyone else.
Larry Watkins began his career in the trucking industry in Dallas, TX in 1977 and established L. Watkins & Associates as a transportation broker in Sherman, TX in 1986. Larry’s time in the transportation/trucking industry has been beneficial to his family, employees and community.
Gary has been with Watkins Transportation Services since January 1987. He has worked with several LTL freight companies. He has extensive background moving freight LTL, Truckload utilizing van, flatbed, reefer and specialized equipment. Gary has over 30 years experience in transportation industry.
Sherry has worked for Watkins Transportation Services for the past 17 years in the Accounting Department. She also helps answer the phones when all the lines are ringing at the same time! She knew very little about the trucking industry prior to working for L Watkins, but has learned a great deal since being there.
Sales and Customer Relations
Dawn joined the Watkins Transportation Team in 2018. She has extensive customer relations skills and sales experience. Dawn is an integral part of Our business because often times she’s the first contact our customers have with Watkins Trans.
Heather began working for Watkins Transportation Services in March of 2019. She has a bachelor’s degree from UT Tyler. Her background is in Human Resources and is new to the trucking industry. She looks forward to learning and growing with this company.
Jessica has worked for Watkins Transportation Services since 2005. She began her career in transportation in 1999 at a Southeastern Regional LTL company in Grand Prairie, TX and has worked with a wide range of freight such as van, reefer, flatbed, specialized equipment and heavy haul.
Jessica’s extensive experience in operations, brokerage, shipping and receiving, logistics, claims, sales, and dispatch makes her a valued member of the Watkins Transportation team.
Zachary began working for Watkins Transportation Services in February 2020. He has been around the transportation industry his entire life, listening and speaking with his father and grandfather. Zachary will be a great service for our company and looks forward to growing with this company.