Leadership

Each member of our senior management team brings a wealth of experience to the
trucking/tank wash industry.

Jimmy J. Younger

Chairman of the Board

Jimmy operated the nationwide petroleum transportation company, Younger Brothers, for many years. Jimmy started his lifelong experience in the oil fields and soon was in the flatbed and chemical hauling business. He has assembled a top-notch leadership team and currently focuses his attention on his tank wash facilities bringing his wealth of knowledge to service the needs of the trucking industry. His lifelong priority is offering high quality service and meeting his customers’ needs.

Lynn Braud

President
lbraud@younger-companies.com

Lynn Braud rejoined our family as VP and General Manager of Younger Companies in May of 2015. Lynn is highly regarded throughout the industry and brings over 40 years of managerial experience in the Tank Truck Industry. Following 19 years of service with Younger Brothers, Inc., he spent 10 years with DSI/Trimac and 11 years with Fort Transfer Company. He is experienced in handling a wide variety of chemicals and products. With his 20+ years of experience managing terminals, Lynn understands that a properly managed Tank Wash facility is an integral part of the Tank Truck industry. Having spent so many years in the Transportation side of the business, he understands customer satisfaction and is committed to our Mission to provide high quality service and meet our customers’ needs.

Dodie Sterling

Vice President, Environmental, Sales
dsterling@younger-companies.com

Dodie brings 40 years experience to Younger Companies. She served as Environment Manager for Younger Brothers nationwide chemical hauling company. Dodie is known throughout the industry for her experience and knowledge of chemicals and the tank wash business, specializing in product management. Dodie is keenly aware of the responsibility of environmental stewardship. Through her loyal service and dedication to Nederland Tank Wash, Dodie has created an exemplary reputation throughout the Golden Triangle in the Gulf Coast.

Gerald Aime

General Manager, St. Gabriel Tank Wash
gaime@younger-companies.com

We are delighted to announce Gerald Aime joined the Younger Companies family in August 2018 as General Manager of St. Gabriel Tank Wash. Gerald brings almost 40 years of experience and is known throughout the industry for his knowledge, strong customer relationships and quality customer service. Through his years of experience with DSI, Trimac, National Tank Services, he is well equipped to manage St. Gabriel’s day to day operations in addition to overseeing environmental regulations and compliance. Gerald’s knowledge will continue to advance our high quality service and offer our valued customers’ the best service experience possible on the Gulf Coast.

Vivian “Gayle” Costanzi

General Manager, Nederland Tank Wash
gayle@younger-companies.com

We are pleased to announce that Gayle Costanzi has been named General Manager of Nederland Tank Wash. Gayle has over 20 years of service at Nederland Tank Wash. She began her career at the terminal in 1999. Since that time, Gayle has learned all phases and aspects of the tank wash business. Having served as Assistant Terminal Manager for quite a number of years, we are excited to have such a qualified leader advance to this position. Gayle’s loyalty to the company and eagerness for customer satisfaction is apparent in her day to day management of the operations at Nederland.