The Bates Team

The Bates Trucking and Trash Removal Team have extensive expertise in the waste management sector. From our fully licensed CDL (Certified Drivers License) Technicians, to our courteous and knowledgeable customer service team, to our highly experienced management professionals, Bates Trucking offers a full complement of industry experiences that include, hauling, transfer management, recycling, and disposal operations.

Our trucking fleet is comprised of over 100 well-maintained vehicles, all driven by CDL professionals. Bates Trucking considers the safety of our staff and the communities we serve as our highest priority. We put every driver and collection specialist through mandatory safety training and drug testing. By maintaining a “Focus on Integrity”, Bates Trucking employees minimize business risks and liabilities, while maintaining a high standard of personal and professional conduct. This focus on Integrity has provided Bates Trucking with the foundation on which we have created our reputation for success and operational excellence.

Our maintenance and equipment division maintains and services all equipment ranging from customer installation to emergency equipment service. We provide waste collection, transfer, recycling and disposal services to approximately 1000 commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers in 3 states.

The Bates Trucking team has over 200 dedicated employees, all committed to delivering service that exceeds our customers’ highest expectations. We approach each job individually, based on the needs of our customers.

Our Management

  • Bruce Bates, President
  • Patricia Scofield, Vice President & Secretary
  • Vanessa Bates, Vice President & Treasurer
  • Carolyn Mills-Mathews, Chief Administration Officer
  • Ylrico Alexander, General Manager
  • Vaneska Adams, MD/DC Sales Representative
  • Elvia Arroyo, Lead Customer Service Representative
  • Tracy Bates, Accounts Receivable
  • Jarrett Bates-Bagley, Eastern Shore Division Supervisor
  • Barron Chandler, Supervisor, A.A. County Division
  • Bonnie DeVille, A.A. County Route Monitor
  • Eric Dickson, VA Sales Representative
  • Latesha Douglas, HR Payroll
  • Joyce Drew, Executive Assistant
  • Lisa Edwards, City of Annapolis Supervisor
  • Edgar Gallo, Prince William/Fairfax County Supervisor
  • Anna Garcia , Controller/Office Manager
  • Daniel Goodlin, Customer Service Representative
  • Tyrus Hayes, Container Shop Manager
  • Candice Hines, Customer Service Representative
  • Jackie Hughe, ES Dispatcher
  • Eric Joyner, MD/DC Sales Representative
  • Tara Lewis, Marketing Director/Recycling Coordinator
  • John Linan, VA Operations Manager
  • Robert Manago, Maintenance Manager
  • LaToya McCloud, Accounts Payable
  • Derrick Medley, Eastern Shore Operations Manager
  • Paula Miller, Accounts Receivable
  • Evelyn Mills, HR Recruiter
  • Bruno Orazio, Commercial Operations Dispatcher
  • Clarence Scoffield, PG County Supervisor
  • Cornell Saddler, Safety Director
  • Reginald Staton, PG County Dispatcher
  • Sean Strong, Commercial Services Manager
  • Bill Swan, AA County Dispatch
  • Corey Walker, AA County Route Monitor
  • Benis Watkins, PG County Residential Services Manager
  • Jade Willis, Customer Service Representative