Fleets Russell Jahn has been appointed director of freight management for GATX Logistics.
Brian G. McHale will serve as president and chief operating officer of NFI Interactive Logistics. Clifford H. Deringer has been named vp-operations.
Jacqueline Biddle has joined the Interstate Truckload Carriers Conference as director of public relations.
Consolidated Freightways has appointed Maryla Boonstoppel vp-corporate relations and secretary; John D. Sunderland is named director of government affairs.
David J. DeBoer, president, Greenbrier Intermodal, has been elected chairman of the Intermodal Association of North America.
Percy Scallan has joined Chemical Leaman Tank Lines as director of national accounts.
Terry Hoitink has been named chief financial officer of Dart Transit Co. Gary Volkman has joined the company as vp-safety compliance.
The National Private Truck Council appointed Jim Galligan, director of communications, as acting executive director.
Suppliers The board of directors of Paccar Inc. has elected Mark C. Pigott chairman and chief executive officer.
Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co. has promoted Craig Bennett senior vp-sales and marketing.
LucasVarity has appointed Leighton Quinn managing director and Larry Dowers vp-sales and marketing.
Ronald L. Cutler, vp-automotive marketing of TRW, was elected 1997 chairman of the Heavy Duty Manufacturers Assn.
Richard A. Snell, chairman, president, and CEO of Federal-Mogul Corp., has been elected to a one-year term as chairman of the board of directors of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Assn.
ZF Industries has appointed James C. Orchard president and CEO, and Otto W. Schafhauser exec. vp and COO. Roland Heil is named exec. vp and COO of ZF, as well as Lemforder Corp.
Drew Nagle, account service manager for Dryden Oil, was honored with the Richard Hawkins Associate Award from the Equipment Maintenance Council.
Nissan Diesel America has named Thomas Miller manager of dealer development.