Call the professionals!

(740) 254-9313

 

Location

8334 State Route 36
Gnadenhutten Ohio 44629

School Hours

Mon – Fri 8:00 –  4:00
Sat & Sun – Closed

Call the professionals!

(740) 254-9313

 

Our Professional Truck Driver Instructors

On your journey to becoming a professional truck driver, you will encounter these exceptional instructors!

Roger Bond – School Manager and Instructor

  • 2020 Certified Ohio Driver Training Instructor
  • 3+ years at American Professional Truck Driving School
  • Master’s Degree from University of Dayton
  • Bachelor’s Degree from Muskingum College
  • Retired Educator after 33 years of service
  • Married 39 years, 3 adult children and 5 grandchildren

Dick Marshall – Classroom Instructor

  • 2020 Certified Ohio Driver Training Instructor
  • 14+ years at American Professional Truck Driving School
  • Master’s Degree from Akron University
  • Bachelor’s Degree from The Ohio State University
  • Retired Educator after 34 years of service
  • Married 56 years, 1 adult child and 1 grandchild

Terry Sanders – Instructor

  • 2020 Certified Ohio Driver Training Instructor
  • 6+ years at American Professional Truck Driving School
  • 25 years as a professional truck driver
  • Served 43 years as volunteer fire fighter
  • Has 3 adult children and 5 grandchildren

Bobby Smith – Instructor

  • 2020 Certified Ohio Driver Training Instructor
  • 6+ years at American professional Truck Driving School
  • 30 years as a professional truck driver
  • Married 43 years, 2 adult children and 1 grandchild

Perry Yeager – Instructor

  • 2020 Certified Ohio Driver-Training Instructor
  • 6+ years at American Professional Truck Driving School
  • 30 years as a professional truck driver
  • Served 15 years as a law enforcement officer
  • Married 35 years, 6 adult children, 12 grandchild and 6 great grand children

Lewis “Red” Higgenbotham – Owner, Training Manager and Part-Time Instructor

  • 2020 Certified Ohio Driver Training Instructor
  • 25 years at American Professional Truck Driving School
  • Master’s Degree from West Virginia University
  • Bachelor’s Degree from Eastern Kentucky University
  • Retired Educator after 38 years of service
  • Married 67 years, 2 adult children, 3 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren

Robert Higgenbotham – Owner, Training Manager and Part-Time Instructor

  • 2020 Certified Ohio Driver Training Instructor
  • 25 years at American Professional Truck Driving School
  • Master’s Degree from Ashland University
  • Bachelor’s Degree from Kent State University
  • Current Educator with 28 years of service
  • Married 29 years with 1 child