Woody’s Trucking started in 2001 with one truck.
Today they run 12 modern trucks, offering refrigerated trucking nationwide. Specializing in building long-term relationships with customers offering food-grade product.
Mike and Terri Wood own and manage the company with dedication. Their devoted drivers, valuable customers, and maintained equipment are the core of the company and support their on-time delivery reputation.
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Fun Facts About Woody’s Trucking
- Woody’s started with Day cab trucks and end dump trailers hauling, sand, gravel and salt
- The first reefer trailer was purchased in 2004
- The business moved to Willmar August 12, 2011
- Woody’s purchased their current 17,600 sq. ft. building on December 15, 2015
- Woody’s Trucking is a full-service location offering a drive through washout
- Added a 2nd location in St. Cloud, MN in August, 2019
Meet Our Team
Operations Manager, Founder 2001
Mike created Woody’s Trucking in 2001 and enjoys watching the company grow to where it is today! He appreciates the customers, drivers and the freight. Participating in affiliated organizations helps him keep up with the changing times and connect with great people. Mike makes sure everything works and flows properly. He puts the loads/freight together and ensures everything is executed seamlessly.
President, July 2008
In 2008 Terri joined Woody’s Trucking and embraced the challenge of becoming a major component of the business today. Terri values the customers they work with and knows the success of their company is dependent on having quality, dedicated employees. She takes pride in getting to know every employee and driver. Her approach to the business is a perfect fit with the human resources and accounting roles that she covers. Terri appreciates the relaxed environment and many friendships created at Woody’s.
Office Manager, May 2016
As office manager, every day is different for Kelly, doing what needs to be done for the office to run smoothly. Kelly’s favorite part of working at Woody’s Trucking is the people. She appreciates the pleasant, friendly and fun team. Watching everyone work together to accomplish the tasks that need to be completed creates an enjoyable experience that she looks forward to daily.
Dispatcher, December 2019
With previous work experience in the logistics industry, it was a smooth transition for Josh to join the Woody’s Trucking dispatch team. His recent involvement from working directly with carriers has helped him recognize the importance of transportation and the trucking industry as a whole. As a dispatcher, he enjoys coordinating drivers and understands the significance of keeping a truck moving. Josh values the togetherness of the company and the pride shown from all employees on an everyday basis.
Dispatch Assistant, September 2019
Kenzie plays an important role in providing excellent customer service, preparing accurate driver paperwork and setting up delivery appointments to ensure on-time delivery. She is no stranger to trucking! Her dad, stepdad and their fathers were truck drivers, as well as her mom formerly working in the trucking industry. Working closely with her dad in his repair shop, she has gained a lot of mechanical knowledge. All of this was influential in Kenzie’s decision to join the Woody’s Trucking dispatch team. What Kenzie likes most about Woody’s Trucking so far, are the people and the family feel of the company; the closeness everyone has.
Service Manager - Mechanic, July 2019
Ryan has a versatile background that ranges from welding/fabrication to project management and safety coordination, including light trailer maintenance and DOT checks. He has a willingness to learn and brings a level of knowledge and drive that has been beneficial to aid us in our St. Cloud expansion. Ryan said what attracted him to Woody’s was “the small family feel and the willingness of everyone to work as a team to provide the best service we can, not only to our customers, but to the trucking community.” Ryan manages our Wash Bay at our St. Cloud location providing trailer washouts for customers with reefer, van and/or hopper trailers, as well as light mechanic work on our own equipment.
Mechanic, August 2011
Bill is an integral part to the success and delivery of Woody’s Trucking freight. He washes, services and gets the trucks ready for runs. As mechanic, Bill is on-call for servicing trucks when drivers need him. He always knows what is going on and gets the job done! Bill works hard and is dedicated to completing quality work. He is a Carrier certified mechanic and DOT certified. He is also a 20+ year retired Army Veteran. Woody’s appreciates Bill’s service in many ways.
Mechanic, November 2018
Jay’s main role is mechanic, but his nickname is “Jack” because he is the “Jack of all trades.” He’ll drive truck on occasion and is also learning the dispatch role. Each day is a new challenge, which he enjoys. Jay appreciates the family feel of Woody’s Trucking. “I work with a bunch of good people which makes it easy to get out of bed in the morning and go to work.”
We’re Hiring Drivers!
Are you an experienced driver with a Class A CDL license? Join Woody’s Trucking team!
We’re looking for qualified drivers to add to our crew.