Harold Graves serves as Director of Maintenance responsible for all equipment both on and off road as well as facilities spanning TDS and its affiliated companies.
Harold has over 20 years of experience in all facets of transportation management with a strong focus on maintenance and logistics. Prior to joining TDS, he served in leadership roles for domestic and international companies in the transportation realm spanning cryogenics, refuse, and over-the-road, embracing the opportunity to work in nearly all of the lower 48 states in various roles and companies.
As the trucking industry moves towards sustainable products and processes, Harold has seized the opportunity for change by rolling out Compressed Natural Gas powered fleets in both Florida and Indiana since 2010. Understanding the value of asset utilization and route efficiency, he has proven to be a good steward of the community by implementing sound environmental practices. He continues to explore different processes to reduce the environmental impact and carbon footprint in the transportation industry.
A native of Western Pennsylvania, Harold grew up with heavy equipment and trucks as the son of a logging contractor and entrepreneur where he developed his strong work ethic. Harold holds a Bachelor’s degree in Quantitative Business Analysis and a minor in Logistics from Penn State University.