Meet our experts

NTEA staff are knowledgeable and experienced in a wide variety of areas related to the work truck industry. Email to request an interview with our executives on any of the subjects listed below or to find the right person to speak with based on your information needs.

NTEA staff

Areas of expertise

Steve Carey
President & CEO

  • NTEA
  • Work truck industry
  • The Work Truck Show

David Ehrlich
Director of Education


  • Work Truck Show educational programs
  • NTEA and industry training

Mike Kastner
Managing Director

  • Current and upcoming legislation
  • Industry regulations
  • Federal Excise Tax
  • North American trade

Steve Latin-Kasper
Senior Director of Market Data and Research

  • North American economy
  • Work truck industry end-use markets
  • Industry forecasts
  • Truck sales expectations

Christopher Lyon
Director of Fleet Relations
GTA Fleet Liaison

  • Vehicle specification and design
  • End-user fleet and distributor/manufacturer relations
  • Fleet productivity and sustainability

Luci Pfaff
Director of Member Services


  • NTEA membership
  • Generation Next

Jeffrey Phillips
NTEA Ottawa office liaison

  • Canada legislative and regulatory activity

Bob Raybuck
Director of Technical Services

  • Vehicle certification
  • Federal Excise Tax
  • Body and equipment installation
  • Weight distribution
  • Chassis and equipment compatibility

Steve Spata
Technical Assistance Director

  • Motor vehicle safety standards
  • Vehicle certification
  • Weight distribution
  • Lighting requirements
  • Product specifications