Our team at High Plains Logistics Consulting, LLC has over 100 years of combined experience in the transportation field. From management to coordinator we have been involved in transportation management, dispatching, trucking, and brokering at every level. Two of our team members are U.S. Army Veterans that have brought a level of attention to detail and motivation seldom found outside of the military. We aim to be head and shoulders above others in utilizing that attention to your transportation needs, setting us apart from other transportation providers.
Burlong Epps Jr.- CEO
Burlong sits at the helm of High Plains Logistics Consulting, LLC bringing over 55 years of management experience to the team. Under his guidance we have grown from a one desk operation to a diverse transportation and logistics team. Burlong began his journey from humble Native American farming family roots in rural North Carolina, coming to VA with only a brown paper bag with his belongings , and has gone on to excel in management at one of the largest corrugated box companies in the industry. After retiring from the box industry with 40 years of service he opened High Plains Logistics Consulting, LLC with his oldest son, Burt, in 1992. Together, they, and their team of professionals, have built a trusted partnership with one of the largest shippers in the world, the U.S. Military.
Burlong (Burt) Epps III V.P., C.O.O.
Burt is a U.S. Army veteran that brings over 20 years of transportation and logistics experience to the team. Our V.P. has been involved in all aspects of transportation from shipping supervisor, dispatcher, load coordinator, carrier manager, broker agent, to starting High Plains Logistics Consulting, LLC, along with his father, Burlong Jr., in 1992. Burt brings to bear such a diverse background that our company has been able to respond to movement requests across virtually all modes of transportation.
Todd brings over 20 years of sales and customer service experience to HGPS. Todd has worked most of his career in the electrical distribution industry in sales. He joined the family business in March of 2012 as a logistics coordinator. With his years of sales he knows what it takes to take care of the customer and see the job through.
Iraq War Veteran, who likes to hunt and fish with his family when not covering freight. Jeff, began his career with HGPS and the transportation industry in 2012. He graduated college with a 3.5 GPA, all the while working a full and part time job. In addition, as a former police officer, his attention to detail and memory recall is impeccable. He prides himself in his customer service and building solid customer relations.
Mike has been in the transportation/warehouse industry for the past 22 years. He enjoys singing, bowling, golf, and spending time with family. Mike joined High Plains Logistics in August of 2011 as a Dispatcher. With the training from experienced members, he became Office Manager in 2012. Mike’s quote: “Working here is an experience only few get the opportunity to encounter. I work with a group of people I am proud to say are friends, and make me feel like part of their family. We joke, we laugh, and we get the job done day in and out as a team.”