R.F. Chamberland, Inc., a Maine based carrier, was founded in 1977 by Robert and Viola Chamberland. Originally named RF Chamberland Potato Corp, the primary service was buying, selling, and hauling potatoes and produce to markets. The demand continued to grow, and different products were being hauled. In 1996, RF Chamberland Potato Corp was renamed as R.F. Chamberland, Inc.
R.F. Chamberland, Inc., under current ownership of brothers, Mark and Dale Chamberland operate a fleet of 65 trucks and provide a high level of service to customers in the U.S. and Eastern Canada.
MEET THE OFFICE STAFF
Mark is the president of R.F. Chamberland, Inc. Following in his father’s footsteps, Mark has been involved in all aspects of the family business since he was 18 years old. Mark’s duties include managing day-to-day operations. Mark lives in St. Agatha with his wife Nicole and has three children: Nathan, Kyle, and Emma. He enjoys traveling, camping, and spending time with family. Mark is also on the Board of Selectmen for the Town of St. Agatha as well as a board director for the Maine Motor Transport Association.
Dale is the vice president and co-manager of R. F. Chamberland, Inc. After college, Dale joined the company and, together with his parents Bob and Vi and brother Mark, has worked to make the company the success it is today. Dale currently manages our warehouse and helps with day-to-day operations. Dale lives in St. Agatha with his wife Ellen and has 4 children: Robbie, Kevin, Matt, and Josh. He enjoys riding snowmobile.
Robbie is Dale’s eldest son. He graduated from Husson University in 2018 with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Master of Business Administration. After graduating, he returned to the family business as the head of accounting. In addition to this, Robbie also manages the operations of Chamberland Transport; a division of R.F. Chamberland. In his spare time, he enjoys riding snowmobile.
Christopher Cyr is the Safety Manager at R.F. Chamberland, Inc. A native of Fort Kent, Maine, Chris is a Marine Corps veteran and retired Maine Trooper. Chris continues his love for public service as a reserve Patrolman for the communities of Washburn and Ashland. He and his Wife Allison are active in their church, and enjoy snowmobiling, ATV, and hunting.
Kyle is Mark’s second child. He graduated from the University of Maine at Fort Kent in 2021 with a degree in Business. He manages the Dispatch Department where he forms many relationships with the drivers and customers. In his spare time, he enjoys riding ATVs and spending time with the family.
Kevin is Dale’s second oldest son. He graduated from Husson University in 2019 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting and a Master of Business Administration. He returned to the family business following graduation where he currently makes appointments for loads and works in dispatch.
Peter first started working for the company as a long-haul truck driver in 1989. He stayed with the company and recently decided to join our dispatch team. Peter has knowledge about all aspects of trucking. In his spare time, he enjoys watching videos and listening to music.
Chris joined the team in late 2012. He has a background in trucking all his life. He does many different tasks in our dispatch department to help make operations run smoothly. In his spare time, he enjoys hunting, fishing, snowmobiling, and other Maine sporting activities
Brenda started working for R.F. Chamberland in October of 2016 as a secretary. Her hobbies include riding motorcycle, snowmobiling, working on the farm and gardening. She also enjoys spending time with her husband and her grandchildren.
Emma is Marks’ youngest child and she currently attends the University of Maine at Fort Kent and is majoring in Business. She is involved in the office through taking care of the Human Resources Department. In her spare time, she enjoys being with family and the outdoors.
Andy has been involved in trucking his whole life. He started driving with the company in 2019 in one of our local driving positions and he currently oversees our maintenance shop where he oversees all of the repairs made on our tractor trailers.
Joel has been working in the garage at R.F. Chamberland since 2001. He currently oversees the trailer shop where he makes sure that all of our trailers are in working condition. With his crew, he maintains all of our current and new equipment.