Patrick McCabe, CEO of Evergreen Industries in Liberty was elected chairman of the board of directors of the Mississippi Trucking Association at the Association’s annual meeting in San Destin, Fla.
McCabe is a native of Amite County and grew up working on a beef cattle and row crop farm. He earned a BS in forest resources from Mississippi State University and worked in the timber industry for 12 years before going into his father’s trucking business.
EverGreen Industries, Inc. specializes in chip hauling and local flatbed hauling. The McCabe’s grew the flatbed business and started with their first OTR truck in the 1990s. In the beginning of Patrick’s employment at Evergreen, he held a variety of positions and was on call every night with breakdowns and other problems.