New director for School Specialty board


23 February 2007 — Greenville (WIS): School Specialty, has appointed Herbert "Bert" Trucksess, to its board of directors.

Trucksess is the chairman and former CEO of Saia, a transportation and supply chain solutions business.


Terry Lay, chairman of the board, said: "Bert brings extensive logistics and supply chain knowledge to the board. He is a seasoned public company chief executive and financial officer with experience buying, selling, integrating and spinning off businesses as well as successfully growing the Saia brand."