President Pro Tempore
Senator Greg Treat, R-Oklahoma City
State Capitol Room 422
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105
For Immediate Release: April 8, 2019
Tem appoints Don Freymiller to transportation commission
Senate President Pro Tempore Greg
Treat announced on Monday his appointment of Don Freymiller
of Edmond to serve as a commissioner on the state transportation
Freymiller is the second of two appointments Pro Tem Treat has made
to the transportation commission under a new law that gives the
governor the ability to hire the head of the Oklahoma Department
of Transportation, and gives the governor, House speaker, and Senate
president pro tempore appointments to the transportation commission.
“It is important that we continue the progress made in recent
years to improve and modernize the state transportation infrastructure,
especially our roads and bridges. Don Freymiller’s background
and experience means he’s well suited to help oversee and
carry out the critical mission of the state Transportation Department,”
said Treat, R-Oklahoma City.
Freymiller previously served as chairman and chief executive officer
of Freymiller Trucking, Inc. before selling the company in 1996.
Since then, he’s served as chairman of the board for D&M
Carriers, LLC, (dba Freymiller) a 48-state common carrier.
“I appreciate Senator Treat for appointing me to this important
position. Having worked in the trucking industry, I know the importance
transportation infrastructure plays in growing the economy. I look
forward to working with the leadership at the Transportation Department
and the commission to help improve our roads, bridges, and other
infrastructure,” Freymiller said.
For more information, contact:
Sen. Treat: (405) 521-5565