Staff


James Spires
President/CEO

James has been a mechanic over 30 years, 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

Malesia has been in the transportation industry since 2003 with over 15 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 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.



Brandon Spires
Sales/Social Media Marketing Admin

technologies, graphic design, and photography at Hill College and has migrated toward Sales and Social Media Marketing since 2015.

Brandon’s biggest inspiration in life has been his Uncle Bryan who has been a mentor and confidant.

What Brandon likes most about his job is being able to put his graphic design skills to the test.

Brandon feels a sense of accomplishment when the customers come in and say they found us online!


Misty Gilpin
DOT Compliance Safety Admin
Inside Sales

Misty has been in the transportation industry about 14 years.

Being the wife of a trucker, she really enjoys making sure the trucks are safe so the drivers can get home to their families.

Misty enjoys the customers, always learning something new and the opportunity for growth in a fast-paced environment.

Misty’s sense of accomplishments are coming up with solutions to problems, innovative ideas, surpassing expectations and advancing in her field.



Heath Fron
Service Tech
24/7 Roadside Assistance

Heath has been a mechanic since September of 1999.

He started this career when he was 16. Heath started changing tires on 18 wheelers and saw someone raise the hood. At that point he had told himself that he would like to be able to build engines, repair, and fix issues that may occur.

He enjoys this line of work because it is a challenge and there is a new one every day, so there is always a new obstacle to tackle.

Heath wants to achieve the feeling of accomplishment of being able to have safer trucks on the road.


Omar Martinez
Service Tech

Omar has been a welder/mechanic for many years.

Omar has always worked in welding that eventually led him to mechanic work since his field was mostly around mechanics.

Omar never thought about working on medium or heavy-duty trucks but finds he enjoys the challenge. 

Omar enjoys this line of work because he likes providing safe trucks on the road.