Arthur E. (Bud) Morrissette, IV
Chief Executive Officer
Bud Morrissette would be the first to tell you that moving is simply in his blood. He grew up in the moving business — literally and figuratively — under the guidance of his father, Arthur Morrissette Jr. and his grandfather, Arthur Sr., the founder of Interstate.
Bud formally joined the enterprise in 1995. As he was mentored through the business, Bud served in virtually every capacity, including sales, finance, safety, HR and operations. Bud was appointed Chief Executive Officer in 2017 of the Interstate Family of Companies, and under his leadership, Interstate has expanded its services and grown to become one of the largest independent moving, relocation and logistics companies in the U.S.
During Bud’s tenure, the organization has been recognized for numerous accomplishments including an unprecedented, 11-time winner of the NDTA Quality Award for Defense sector services; ISO–9002 certification; seven-time INC. 500/5000 member; Blue Diamond Quality Award; the National Capital Business Ethics Award; and the only seven-time recipient of the AMSA Fleet Safety Initiative Award.
Passionate about his responsibility to civic duty and community, Bud has been appointed and served on several commissions and boards including the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority, Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce and Junior Achievement of Greater Washington just to name a few.
Bud.Morrissette@invan.com | 703.226.3290 |
John D. (J.D.) Morrissette
President | Interstate Van Lines, Inc.
Alongside his brother, Bud, and cousin, Ken, J.D. Morrissette is proud to be part of the third generation of Interstate’s founding family. His long tenure in the transportation industry has played a pivotal role in building Interstate by expanding its business units and service offerings.
J.D. has served in virtually every role possible at Interstate, including mover, warehouseman, long-distance driver (and proudly still holds an active CDL-A!), recruiter, dispatcher, claims processor, fleet maintenance manager and Vice President, Operations. These diverse experiences have provided him with the extensive knowledge required to serve in his current role as President, Interstate Van Lines.
J.D. earned a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of South Florida. In addition, he has served on the board of directors for the American Moving & Storage Association (AMSA) for two decades, including Chair of the Board (2017-2019). J.D. values his strong ties to the local community, having volunteered his time with Leadership Fairfax, ArtsFairfax, the Fairfax County Public Library Foundation and The American Red Cross, National Capital Region.
JD.Morrissette@invan.com | 703.226.3280 |
Margie Malloy, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Executive Vice President | Quality Assurance & Customer Care
Margie Malloy joined Interstate in 2011, serving as Vice President of Administration. During her time at Interstate, Margie has held accountability for the company’s human resources and administrative operations. In 2015, Margie was appointed as Executive Vice President, Quality Assurance and Customer Care.
As a seasoned moving industry expert, Margie has tenured, diversified experience in commercial moving and archiving services. Prior to Interstate, Margie served as an executive committee member at The Kane Company and was instrumental in developing the strategic direction for multiple business units.
Margie holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from Pennsylvania State University and an MBA in International Business from the University of Maryland Global Campus. She also is a Credit Business Associate (CBA) and a certified Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR).
Margie.Malloy@invan.com | 703.226.3289 |
Kenneth Morrissette, Jr.
Vice President | Corporate Counsel
Ken Morrissette, Jr., or “K2” as he is sometimes called by his colleagues, is a member of the third generation of the Morrissette family that founded and continues to successfully manage The Interstate Family of Companies. Ken is responsible for several non-financial administrative functions of the company including legal, safety & compliance, human resources and office services.
Prior to joining the family business in 2014, Ken was an International Labor Standards advocate for international brands such as Eddie Bauer, Craft and Kosta Boda while living in Bangladesh, China and Hong Kong.
Before moving overseas, Ken was a litigation attorney at Perkins Coie, LLP in Seattle, Washington. He also clerked for the Honorable H. Russel Holland of the U.S. District Court in Anchorage, Alaska where he developed his appetite for adventure and travel.
Ken climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro in 2012 and has traveled to more than 75 countries and territories. Ken earned a BS degree from the University of Colorado and a Juris Doctorate degree from the University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law. He is also a member of the bar in California and Washington state.
KMorrissetteJr@invan.com | 703.226.3260 |
Vice President & General Manager | Interstate Van Lines, Inc.
Mark Lundgren leads the Interstate Van Lines business unit, with accountability for growing revenue and profitability, training and quality initiatives, continuous improvement of operational efficiencies and refining processes to exceed customer expectations. Mark also oversees Interstate’s vast service provider network and associated service deliverables.
With a tenure of more than thirty years in the transportation industry, Mark has a proven track record of developing strategic business plans to increase profitability and achieve corporate objectives. Prior to joining Interstate in 2015, Mark held senior management positions with well-respected companies like Global Van Lines and Bekins Van Lines, as well as managing freight forwarding and directing port operations for The Pasha Group.
Mark has served in leadership roles in the two prominent industry associations, the EDPA (Exhibits, Designer and Producers Association) and the CMSA (California Moving & Storage Association). Mark hails from Southern California and attended California State University, Long Beach.
Mark.Lundgren@invan.com | 703.226.3170 |
Vice President & General Manager | Residential & Logistics Services
Ron Granville sets the strategic direction and oversees day-to-day operations of Interstate’s Residential and Logistics business units.
As a career moving industry veteran, Ron worked his way up the ranks from crew member and driver to running the day-to-day operations of a multi-million-dollar transportation company. His expertise spans all aspects of the transportation industry, including household goods, commercial moving, warehousing, asset management and logistics.
Prior to joining Interstate in 2017, Ron was Vice President, Operations at The Kane Company, where he grew revenue for the third-party logistics (3PL) business unit by 600% — from $4 million to $25 million — over the course of 14 years. In that time, he built and nurtured relationships with customers in virtually every industry across metropolitan Baltimore-Washington, DC, including Verizon, Marriott, Lucent and The World Bank.
Prior to his tenure at Kane, Ron held senior management positions at Smith’s Transfer and Smith’s Moving & Storage, formerly the second-largest, company-owned office for Mayflower Transit.
Ron.Granville@invan.com | 703.226.3222 |
General Manager | Interstate Relocation Services, Inc.
Lisa Wood is a respected industry professional with vast expertise in providing employee relocation services to government, corporate and non-profit organizations worldwide. Lisa’s hands-on knowledge of every facet of employee relocation management – from move management to home sale to tax administration – has been a tremendous boon to Interstate’s clients and in expanding Interstate’s relocation services business unit.
Lisa is passionate about providing exceptional service delivery and customized solutions for her clients. In her numerous leadership roles, Lisa has excelled at employee relocation consulting, business process re-engineering, systems development and team building.
Crafting long-lasting and mutually-beneficial business relationships is what motivates Lisa in her career. She strives to connect with clients, provider-partners and colleagues to work together toward shared goals.
Outside of the office, Lisa and her husband are active in music, travel and sports, and Lisa volunteers as a field hockey coach for elementary school-aged kids. Lisa earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business and Economics from Randolph-Macon College and is an active member of DC SHRM (Washington, DC chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management) and Worldwide ERC.
Lisa.Wood@invan.com | 703. 226.3272 |
Senior Director | Interstate International, Inc.
With demonstrated expertise in global shipping and freight forwarding, Ruth Moritz leads Interstate’s International business unit. Her formidable knowledge of federal government relocation and the global transportation of household goods makes her a respected subject matter expert for the organization and its customers.
Ruth’s greatest strengths lie in her analytical and operational capabilities. By securing vital agency partners, Ruth has created operational efficiencies, resulting in increased profitability for the enterprise. Her detailed financial and economic analyses ensure competitive rates are filed for U.S. Government Tenders of Services relating to international relocations. Additionally, Ruth has played a critical role in creating and implementing IT system enhancements to facilitate streamlined customer service, operations and reporting for continuous improvement.
Ruth’s on-site and hand-on experience informs her solid understanding of operational best practices. In addition, Ruth speaks four languages and graciously engages with stakeholders to build mutually-beneficial partnerships.
Interstate is fortunate to have Ruth as the leader of a dynamic, innovative team of global moving experts, ensuring that every international shipment tendered to the company receives a tailored relocation experience.
Ruth.Moritz@invan.com | 703.226.3224 |
Vice President | Finance
Dave Roe joined Interstate as Controller in January 2018 and was subsequently appointed as Vice President, Finance. In his role, Dave oversees finance, accounting, forecasting and strategic planning for the enterprise.
Dave’s most tenured career experience was as an executive leader with the George Mason University Foundation (GMUF). In his 27 years with GMUF, he held a variety of roles, rising from senior accountant to CFO and eventually, President. Earlier in his career, Dave held positions with the tax firm of Ross, Langan & McKendree, LLP and Seasons Savings Bank.
Dave has been a two-time finalist for CFO of the Year by the Virginia Business magazine and has taught numerous accounting classes as an adjunct professor at George Mason University. In addition, Dave has played & coached travel soccer teams for more than 18 years.
Dave holds a B.S. in Accounting and an MBA from George Mason University and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Dave.Roe@invan.com | 703.226.3313 |
Vice President | Economics & Business Analysis
Albert Greene boasts an impressive tenure with Interstate, starting as a seasonal moving helper for five summers. Once he graduated college, Albert was hired full time as a rates and tariff administrator, analyzing pricing under the CFO.
In the mid-1990s, Albert was promoted to Manager, IT, overseeing enterprise systems and proprietary software development. In this capacity, Albert managed numerous vital projects, including creating the first company website; ensuring a smooth Y2K transition; developing relocation management, warehouse management and document and imaging systems; and migrating the company’s mainframe environment to a Microsoft .NET framework.
In 2013, Albert was appointed Vice President, Economics and Business Analysis. In this role, he collaborates with Interstate’s executive and management teams to further develop, design and implement improvements across all business processes. He most enjoys the opportunity to help his colleagues create efficiencies, improve communication and reduce expenses using technology.
Albert holds a B.S. degree and an MBA from Virginia Tech.
Albert.Greene@invan.com | 703.226.3250 |
Senior Director | Marketing & Business Development
Duane Bailey leads marketing and business development at Interstate, with accountability for achieving brand relevance and profitable revenue growth for Interstate’s family of companies. He collaborates closely with the business unit heads in the development and execution of marketing and business development strategies.
Duane joined Interstate in 2019 and is the newest member of Interstate’s senior leadership team. Prior to joining the team, he was the Director of Marketing for WGL Energy, a retail energy supplier offering energy solutions to help residential, government, commercial and industrial customers reduce carbon emissions, increase energy efficiency and improve energy security. He began his marketing career with AT&T in information technology sales, assisting enterprise customers to improve operating efficiencies, reduce costs and grow top-line revenue through investments in communications services and customized information technology solutions.
Duane’s professional experience includes engagements with clients in multiple industries, including finance, healthcare, hospitality, real estate and technology. He holds an MBA in International Business from George Washington University and a BS in Marketing from Fairfield University.
Duane.Bailey@invan.com | 703.226.3220 |
Director | Information Technology
Imran Khalid is the Director of Information Technology at Interstate. Imran has more than 16 years of hands-on experience in information technology and information systems.
As a technology expert, he oversees the design and implementation of all operational and business support IT systems with a focus on cybersecurity. Prior to joining Interstate, Imran worked at First Horizon Bank as a Relationship Banker and as an Executive Engineer at Siemens.
Imran holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electronics from the University of Azad Kashmir Pakistan and an MS in Applied Information Technology from George Mason University.
Imran.Khalid@invan.com | 703.226.3209 |
Director | Human Resources
Iva Heflin oversees the Human Resources function at Interstate. Our employees are an invaluable company asset, so Iva leads the team that is constantly striving to find new and improved ways to attract, engage and retain team members at every level.
With a long career in HR, Iva serves as a business partner across the enterprise, supporting strategic planning, talent acquisition, workforce training and employee benefits. Alongside her team, Iva strives to create an atmosphere where employees can thrive and grow.
Prior to joining Interstate, Iva served as an HR professional primarily for government contracting firms, including SAIC (Leidos), Akima and General Dynamics. She prides herself on being a leader who solves complex problems and delivers results.
Iva earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Virginia and an HRM certification from George Mason University. As a lifelong learner, Iva is currently working toward a master’s degree in Behavioral Psychology from George Mason University.
Iva.Heflin@invan.com | 703.226.3190 |
Director | Safety & Compliance
Bob Tershak joined Interstate in July 2019 following an accomplished, 34-year career with the Virginia State Police. As a safety advocate since 1985, Bob has provided training programs for schools, private industry, associations, government and law enforcement. His expertise and passion for safety led to his appointment as Interstate’s Safety Director.
In this vital role, Bob oversees the company’s comprehensive safety program, including compliance with OSHA workplace safety rules and federal and state transportation regulations, including driver qualification and vehicle safety. He also manages facility security and the development and delivery of safety training for Interstate employees.
Bob was twice awarded the Virginia State Police Superintendent’s Award for extraordinary contributions to safety, including outstanding public outreach efforts and leadership in the motor carrier program. Bob has been designated as a motor carrier safety subject matter expert on federal and state government committees and programs. He also has served as an instructor for the Virginia State Police and for the US Department of Transportation Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administration (FMCSA) National Training Center.
Bob.Tershak@invan.com | 703.226.3180