Shelley Uvenille - Hesch

Women's Trucking Federation of Canada - CEO

Shelley Uvanile-Hesch is the CEO of Women’s Trucking Federation of Canada, a non-profit organization, with the mission to bridge barriers, empower women and provide a positive platform for education, mentorship, networking and development within the trucking/transportation industry.
She has over 30 years experience in Trucking/Transportation industry. Shelley has a history of supporting the Transportation/Trucking industry as a reputable and respected leader, spokesperson, and professional driver. Shelley is well-versed in the undertaking of several charitable initiatives, community campaigns and public outreach.
Her many skills include Management, Keynote Speaking, Leadership, Safety & Training. Shelley has a strong interest in philanthropy, promoting women within the industry and empowering teams and individuals.

In 2019 Shelley was awarded the Courage Award from the Nova Scotia Trucking Safety Association (NSTSA). In 2020 Shelley was inducted into the PMTC Hall of Fame for Professional Drivers, and was awarded the 2020 Woman of Inspiration™ Awards Rural Leader.