Gary Konen of Sugar Grove has been named to 2009 Wisconsinâ€™s Road Team.
Konen is employed by Wal Mart Stores, Inc. in Beaver Dam, Wis. He has been a professional truck driver for more than 30 years and was a member of the 2008 Wisconsin Road Team. He has been active as a trainer in his company and as a judge for the ATA National Driving Championships.
As a Wisconsin Road Team member, Konen will talk to civic organizations, high school driverâ€™s education classes, truck driving groups, safety forums and media people about highway safety and the trucking industryâ€™s importance to Wisconsinâ€™s economy.