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Bob Knight
Bob Knight is a retired American basketball coach. Nicknamed “The General”, Knight won 902 NCAA Division I men’s college basketball games, the most all-time at the time of his retirement and currently second all-time, behind his former player and assistant coach Mike Krzyzewski of Duke University. Knight is best known as the head coach of the Indiana Hoosiers from 1971–2000. He also coached at Texas Tech (2001–2008) and at Army (1965–1971).

While at Indiana, Knight led his teams to three NCAA championships, one National Invitation Tournament (NIT) championship, and 11 Big Ten Conference championships. He received National Coach of the Year honors four times and Big Ten Coach of the Year honors eight times. In 1984, he coached the USA men’s Olympic team to a gold medal, becoming one of only three basketball coaches to win an NCAA title, NIT title, and an Olympic gold medal.

Knight was one of college basketball’s most successful and innovative coaches, having perfected and popularized the motion offense. He has also been praised for running clean programs and graduating most of his players.

In 2008, Knight joined ESPN as a men’s college basketball studio analyst for coverage of the NCAA Tournament. He continued covering college basketball for ESPN through the 2014-15 season.
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Roger Nielsen
Effective April 1, 2017, Roger Nielsen has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Daimler Trucks North America and its affiliated companies Freightliner Trucks, Western Star Trucks, Thomas Built Buses, Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation and Detroit Diesel Corporation.

Since 2001, Roger Nielsen has been Chief Operating Officer responsible for the entire DTNA manufacturing network, as well as all levels of operations in quality, supplier management, logistics, and customer application engineering. In addition, he has overseen Thomas Built Buses, Freightliner Custom Chassis Corporation and DTNA’s continuous improvement programs. In 1986, Mr. Nielsen joined DTNA (then Freightliner Corporation) as an Industrial Engineer and since then has held various positions at DTNA in the U.S. as well as at Daimler’s Commercial Vehicles Divisions in Germany.
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Leon Resnick
Leon B. Resnick and Terrance K. Resnick, identical twins, are partners in Resnick Associates, a nationally recognized business succession, estate planning, and life insurance advisory and implementation firm with offices in Kansas City and Harrisburg, PA.

Lee and Terry have worked extensively with a large number of business and trade associations and their business owner members on an individual basis throughout the United States including a focus on the trucking and transportation industries. Included among those organizations are the American Trucking Associations, Auto Haulers Association of America, National Association of Truck and Travel Plaza Owners, National Tank Truck Carriers Association, Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association as well as many individual state trucking associations.

Additionally, Lee and Terry have written many articles in various publications on the topics of business succession, estate planning, and proper life insurance due diligence and acquisition for the privately held business owner. Resnick Associates was also featured in the book, Streetwise Marketing Plan.

The firm is a co-founder of the Elizabethtown College Family Business Center in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, one of the largest college based family business centers in the United States.
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Terrance Resnick
Leon B. Resnick and Terrance K. Resnick, identical twins, are partners in Resnick Associates, a nationally recognized business succession, estate planning, and life insurance advisory and implementation firm with offices in Kansas City and Harrisburg, PA.

Lee and Terry have worked extensively with a large number of business and trade associations and their business owner members on an individual basis throughout the United States including a focus on the trucking and transportation industries. Included among those organizations are the American Trucking Associations, Auto Haulers Association of America, National Association of Truck and Travel Plaza Owners, National Tank Truck Carriers Association, Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association as well as many individual state trucking associations.

Additionally, Lee and Terry have written many articles in various publications on the topics of business succession, estate planning, and proper life insurance due diligence and acquisition for the privately held business owner. Resnick Associates was also featured in the book, Streetwise Marketing Plan.

The firm is a co-founder of the Elizabethtown College Family Business Center in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, one of the largest college based family business centers in the United States.
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Jeffrey Toole
Jeffrey S. Toole is a partner who primarily practices in the areas of transportation insurance law and contract analysis, regularly reviewing and negotiating insurance contracts on behalf of the firm’s clientele. Mr. Toole has established and provides ongoing counsel to many captive insurance arrangements and regularly assists clients with collateral analysis, earned and unearned premium analysis, and related tax issues. His practice also includes coverage analysis, employment benefits, professional liability claims, litigation, and probate administration. A former intern to the Honorable Randall T. Shepard of the Indiana Supreme Court, Mr. Toole often speaks on issues of insurance program design and administration and has authored several articles related to transportation insurance issues.
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