Staff



James Spires
President/CEO
Master ASE Certified Technician

James is a Master ASE Certified mechanic with over 30 years of experience, is a U.S. Veteran and pursued his mechanical career in the Army.

James’ wife and family are what inspire him to continue to grow and build the O.T.R.A. Empire. 

  What James loves about his job is that being the owner; he is able to make decisions that make everyone’s life a little better every day.

James’ feeling of accomplishment is a job well done and an Idea becoming a reality.

We truly appreciate his Sacrifice, Dedication, and Service to our Country.


Malesia Spires
CFO / Bookkeeper

Malesia has been in the transportation industry since 2003 with over 17 years of experience.

Malesia’s family and her O.T.R.A. TEAM inspire her to be the best she can be. They give her the drive to face any obstacle or challenges. Her husband and partner are her strength and rock, and together she feels they are building a Legacy.

Malesia enjoys the many challenges of her job because it is so diverse. She is always learning something new which keeps her engaged. Malesia is also working on her first Children’s book for a series, hopefully to be published before the end of 2020.

Malesia gets a feeling of accomplishment from the positive feedback she gets from the AMAZING CUSTOMERS! This lets her know that O.T.R.A. is on the right track.



Dustin Spires
Service Writer & Parts Manager

Dustin has followed his father’s footsteps, joining the army right out of High School.

Dustin was a welder and a tech in his ranksas well as worked on inventory and safety.

Dustin has a great sense of leadership andis constantly learning the industry.

Dustin always jumps in and helps where needed, he makes a great addition to our team.

Thank you Dustin for your military service!


Eulas Votaw
Service Tech / Welder

Eulas has been a metal fabricator for many years, as well as concrete and construction. You name it, He’s done it.

Eulas has done tire work and PM’s and is looking to pursue his knowledge in the trucking industry to become ASE Certified to allow him more money and more freedom.

Eulas really enjoys the new challenges he faces day to day, you never know what you will learn next. 

Eulas feels super accomplished when he is able to figure out something no one else can. 



Freddie Spires
Tire Tech / Tech Helper

Freddie has been in the trucking industry as a tire man for several years.

Freddie’s inspiration is to continue on with his dream of one day rebuilding his tire business.

Freddie likes the feeling of getting the job done in a timely fashion and making the customer happy. 

Freddie gets the feeling of accomplishment when he knows his work is done right. 


Charles Armstrong III
Technician

Charles has been in the business with his father for many years.

Charles’ inspiration comes from his friends and family, as well as his love for working on race cars.

Charles enjoys learning new things that create a challenge where he can expand on his craft.

Charles gets the feeling of accomplishment when he knows his work is done right.