About Us

Steaming Into the Future

Who We Are

The club is primarily an educational organization that provides educational functions and scholarships and sees to the advancement, refinement and interchange of ideas and information among members by providing business and social settings where shippers, receivers, and transportation companies can interact

What We Do

Our priority in the 21st century is to encourage and protect trade and commerce by adapting to technological changes and improving internal communication.

We aim to provide opportunities for those engaged in transportation to meet, establish and maintain relationships to facilitate understanding and problem-solving techniques

Our Board of Directors


Gretchen Chamberlain

Director of Business Development

American Commercial Barge Line

Vice President




2nd Vice President

Stephanie Hayes

North American Implementation Consultant

Alpega Group

Our Governors

Thomas R. Bakin

Senior Contracts Specialist

Westinghouse Electric Co.

Matthew S. Pavlosky

Public Relations Manager

Port of Pittsburgh Commission

Patricia O. Cox

Logistics Service

U.S. Steel

George Petrus

Account Manager

Colona Transfer LP

Charleen Foster

Domestic Logistic Coordinator

ELG Metals, Inc.

William E. Porter IV


Ingram Barge Company

Alex Lang

Chief Information Officer

Transtar, LLC

Daria A. Schwartz

Senior Manager - Dry Cargo Sales

Ingram Barge Company

Jeff Senchak

Koppers Inc

ex officio

Brian SpillerĀ 

Vice President of Terminal Operations & Development

Gravity Rail

Ready To Join?

Traffic Club membership is open to anyone involved in transportation. Our purpose is to encourage and protect trade and commerce ... by bringing together those engaged in transportation of freight and passengers so that their mutual interests will be advanced.

The Pittsburgh Traffic Club

Promoting Solutions Since 1902