Our Team

Jody Cordaro

Chief Executive Officer
Overseeing the operations of Contractor Transport, Jody Cordaro has over 28 years of diverse experience covering the broad scope of environmental, construction and real estate industries of the United States and internationally, with emphasis on strategic and operational analysis; mergers and acquisitions; and business and organizational development. His record of achievement is defined by strategic management of human capital, service delivery, innovation, conflict resolution, and the creation, implementation, and management of cross functional support and disaster relief response efforts.

Michael Wanta

President

Michael Wanta is an experienced leader with a strong record of growing business in the environmental sector. He directly managed over $305 million in environmental services contracts since 2001, and led a multi-disciplined staff for the planning, design, permitting, construction, and operation of civil and environmental projects. Representative clients include the Navy, EPA, GSA, USAID, World Bank/International Finance Corporation, Army Corps of Engineers, Army, DHS/FEMA, Air Force, nationwide developers, and local public agencies and commercial companies. Michael holds a Masters in Civil Engineering and a Bachelors in Civil and Environmental Engineering and is a registered Professional Civil Engineer. His areas of expertise include Program Management; Investigations, Studies, Design, and Clean Up; Innovative Contracting; and Operations Management.

Nate Butler

Vice President

With diverse oil & gas, construction and environmental project experience, Butler is a well-accomplished leader and trainer. With over 15 years’ experience in industry, he is an expert in operations and safety. His technical expertise includes program and project management, transportation planning, civil engineering as well as design-build planning and delivery. He has led both the company’s business development strategy as well as their operation efforts, including sourcing and screening acquisition candidates and the development of standard operating procedures. In other roles, Mr. Butler operated as Vice President of Operations for SCE Environmental Group, Inc. where he was responsible for leading the Company’s $40MM demolition, decommissioning and remediation teams on work throughout the US and abroad.

Gene Talerico, Esq.

General Counsel
Talerico’s primary focus is the general transaction, procurement and con- struction practice areas. He also provides management with effective advice on company strategies and their implementation, as well as the legal affairs of the company. Prior to joining Contractor Transport, Talerico was the First Assistant District Attorney in Lackawanna County District Attorney’s Office for sixteen years and was the Special Assistant United States Attorney, Middle District of PA for over ten years.

Nathan Eschbaugh

Commercial Development Manager

Matthew Boggs

Corporate Health & Safety Officer

Mr. Boggs has over 13 years of oil and gas experience in the Appalachian Basin on both the operator and service provider side of the industry. He has implemented HSE programs involving driver training, behavior based safety and team based HSE goals and objectives. SInce 2010, he has played an HSE leadership role in all field operations for one of the largest natural gas producers in the United States. Mr. Boggs is currently on the board of the Appalachian STEPS Safety Network, and has previously served as the Network’s President from 2014-2017.

Lorin Moore

Operations Manager – Williamsport, PA

Ms. Moore currently oversees operations of the Williamsport office as well as all billing within the company. Ms. Moore has more than 6 years of experience in the oil & gas industry which includes office management, operations, business development, safety and dispatch. Her daily responsibilities include overseeing the successful operations of all offices and office personnel, maintaining AP and AR at all locations throughout the company, streamlining processes to help improve the companies invoicing, training and on-boarding of all new employees, maintaining and establishing client relations, as well as assisting in operational needs throughout the company.