Chris Shimoda

Chris Shimoda

Senior Vice President, California Trucking Association

Chris Shimoda is the Senior Vice President of Government Affairs for the California Trucking Association. He has been with CTA since 2007. Shimoda manages the legislative, political, regulatory and public affairs work for nation’s largest statewide trade association representing trucking and serves on the Association’s executive management team. 

Throughout his career Shimoda has worked with the California legislature and agencies, including the California Air Resources Board and California Highway Patrol, on the development and implementation of major programs impacting the trucking industry. He is a graduate of UC Davis.


Trucks queue outside the port of Los Angeles and Long Beach

The Road to Zero Emissions Trucking

August 25, 2023
As the build out of infrastructure for electric passenger vehicles gets underway, another segment of transportation is just starting down the road...