Agri-Trans Announces Five Key Promotions In Management Staff

Richard A. Wilson, president and chief executive officer of Agri- Trans Corporation, a major transportation and barging company with offices in St. Louis and New Orleans, recently announced five promotions in the company's management staff.

Gary L. Roberts has been named vice president-finance and treasurer. He will be responsible for corporate financing, financial planning and reporting, budget and forecasting, accounting, and management i n f o r m a t i o n services functions. Mr. Roberts joined Agri-Trans in March 1979 as corporate controller. Before his recent promotion he was treasurercontroller. John S. Johnson has been elected director-transportation services. His responsibilities will include the development and execution of marine equipment plans, and managing the freight merchandising program and traffic functions. He joined the company in 1976.

George V. Finley has been named d i r e c t o r - e m p l o y e e relations. He will be responsible for all corporate employee relations, policies, and records, employee development and benefits, and matters relating to corporate office administration.

James M. Reeder has been promoted to manager-corporate planning, and Terry J. Ruel was named manager-market planning and traffic.

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