Leadership Team

Our Singular Goal: To Help You Operate Effectively and Efficiently

We are committed to driving growth and profitability for all of our clients. We think from a client perspective, create custom solutions, and deliver exactly what we promise every time. We trust our employees and empower them to make decisions, because investing in our people is the best way to ensure they invest in you. It’s how we become a valuable part of your team.

Joe Egertson

Founder & Executive Chairman of the Board

Building on his decades of experience in key leadership roles at HUB Group and Unyson, Joe Egertson had a vision for a different kind of Managed Transportation Services provider, one designed to serve the needs of mid-market shippers with an unprecedented level of transparency and collaboration. From this vision, Sheer Logistics was born. Today, Joe’s vision continues to guide the Sheer Logistics team.

Joel Gard

CEO & Board Member

Joel brings extensive experience in providing Managed Transportation Services and driving digital transformation in the logistics and supply chain industry to Sheer Logistics. Prior to joining Sheer, Joel led the business transformation program at American Commercial Barge Line (ACBL) where he was tasked with building an internal 4PL/Managed Logistics platform for one of the nation’s leading marine transportation companies.  Read More…

Prior to ACBL, Joel was instrumental in launching and leading Coyote Logistics’ European operations. Joel also served as President of Xpress Technologies, U.S. Xpress’ tech-enabled brokerage platform, and as Chief Technology Officer at U.S. Xpress.

Joel graduated cum laude from Lake Forest College with a BA in Economics & Environmental Studies and earned his MBA from INSEAD.


Jordan Egertson

Chief Operating Officer

Jordan not only has a deep background in business analysis and logistics, but he also specializes in relationship management nationally and overseas. At Sheer, Jordan works to improve processes and train superior operations teams. The best part of his job? Partnering with clients and key decision makers to make sure their needs are met.

Mick Noce

Chief Supply Chain Officer

Mick leads the design and delivery of customized transportation management solutions. He has more than 30 years of experience in the field of supply chain and logistics, designing and implementing operational performance improvements at leading corporations. He has held positions in supply chain consulting, production planning and transportation management.

Brian Winshall

Chief Revenue Officer, Board Member and Partner at Woodlawn Partners

Brian is integral to Sheer’s corporate strategy, M&A, and commercial solutions. He directly leads Sheer’s Sales Team, Marketing Team, and commercial business leaders through unified go-to-market and growth strategies. He has a passion for growth, team building, problem-solving, and delivering tech-enabled logistics solutions to ultimately create value for clients, employees, and shareholders. Read More…

His commitment to delivering impactful 4PL/Managed Transportation Services and value-added logistics solutions is rooted in nearly three decades of experience in the logistics and supply chain industry. Prior to joining Sheer, Brian served in leadership roles at CH Robinson, AFN Logistics, and GlobalTranz.


Rob Cook

Chief Technology Officer

Rob brings more than 25 years of logistics and supply chain management expertise to the Sheer Logistics team. Prior to joining Sheer, his leadership experience included serving in VP roles at MercuryGate and Arzoon TMS. Known for his customer-focused, value-driven approach, Rob applies solution design skills on both the business and technical sides of logistics to every opportunity that comes his way.

Jennifer Bien-Esrock

Vice President, Finance & Accounting

Jen is a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA). She holds a Master of Business Administration from Washington University and has her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from University of Missouri-St. Louis. At Sheer, Jen is responsible for the company’s overall financial management, planning, and growth.

Dana Buck

Associate Vice President, Solutions

Before joining Sheer, Dana spent 12 years as Vice President of Consulting Services for SGI, LLC, where he led a team that provided support and services directly to freight carriers and customers looking to get the most out of their transportation needs. After a year serving as VP of Yield Management for Worldwide Express, Dana took that knowledge learned to Sheer, using his experience to help develop stronger customer and carrier relationships.

Brian McIntyre

Associate Vice President, Operations

Brian has studied in Aachen, Germany, and managed the logistics for a container plant in the Midwest. He brings this experience plus more than six years of focused operations and logistics expertise to his work with the Sheer carrier pool. His mission is to provide superior communications and savings without jeopardizing service.

Tyler Hoffmeister

Associate Vice President, Operations

As Associate VP of Operations, Tyler oversees the logistics arm of the Operations Team and focuses on providing optimal customer service and carrier relationships. Tyler has been with Sheer for six years, with previous experience working for FedEx and YRCW. Tyler holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Missouri and an MBA from Webster University in St. Louis.

Nate Schwandt

Director of Marketing

Nate leads new business development, marketing, and communications efforts at Sheer. While his primary focus is growth and new business opportunities, Nate leverages a strong background in customer service, technology, and project management to drive efficiency and performance across all departments.

Greg Vogt

Director, Transportation Services

Greg employs active, transparent communication to build and maintain carrier relationships that align perfectly with customer goals. Always aiming to exceed expectations, Greg thrives on the fast pace his role requires, and he’s motivated by the commitment he makes every day to Sheer customers, all of whom count on him to deliver critical product on time in every instance.

A Higher Shipping IQ Means Better Results

We apply simple solutions and cutting edge technology to solve complex logistics and shipping issues. Reach out to us today for a free freight analysis.

What Makes Transportation Management Different at Sheer?

We’re more proactive.

Using real-time data and business intelligence, we’ll analyze and boost virtually every aspect of your logistics network before challenges come up.

We’re not a carrier.

That means zero conflict of interest. We’ll be your advocate in competitive bidding, ensuring you get reliable carrier capacity at the right price.

We do our homework.

We’ll assess your current technology and process flows so we can recommend improvements that save time and money.

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The Sheer Difference

Our mission is to build trust, use our brainpower for the best interests of every customer, and always deliver extraordinary results. Let’s Think Logistically.