Press Release

NationaLease Appoints Andy Stopka Vice President of Member Programs

Stopka fills a new position created to help organization members take full advantage of all NationaLease member programs.

March 21, 2014, Downers Grove, IL – NationaLease, the North American organization of full service truck leasing companies, has named Andy Stopka as Vice President of Member Programs, reporting to Jane Clark, Vice President of Member Services.

“Andy brings to this position his considerable experience in the truck leasing industry, his knowledge of best practices for equipment and maintenance, and his distinguished tenure at NationaLease,” Clark said. “We created this new position to help all of our members take full advantage of the myriad programs that NationaLease provides. And we couldn’t imagine anyone better to fill this role than Andy.”

In this position, Stopka will focus on working with members to help each of them identify and fully utilize the NationaLease programs that can save them money, including all of the purchasing programs, Capital Equipment, NationaLease Road Rescue, and the National Account Rental Program. Over the next few months, he will be reaching out to each member.  In the interim, members are encouraged to contact Stopka directly to schedule a purchasing review, a tool to help members assure that they are saving the most money and receiving the greatest possible rebate.

Stopka has been with NationaLease for more than 10 years. Prior to his new position, he served as Vice President of Maintenance for the organization. Stopka has nearly 30 years of experience in the transportation industry, with a background in full service leasing, contract maintenance, and dedicated contract carriage.

About NationaLease

Founded in 1944, NationaLease is one of the largest full service truck leasing organizations in North America, with over 700 service locations throughout the U.S. and Canada and a combined customer fleet of over 135,000 tractors, trucks, and trailers. The company provides comprehensive fleet management services for private fleets and transportation service providers. More information can be found at