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Meet the Team

Our leadership at Red Stag constantly fosters and encourages a strong community and successful business.

Brett Mitchell is the CEO of Red Stag LLC. Brett is constantly leading and exploring new ideas and technology to help propel the dairy industry forward. Brett has deep industry knowledge and has overseen several hauling acquisitions. Additionally, Brett has a wealth of experience in start-up companies and focuses on maximizing shareholder return. Brett has been instrumental in growing Red Stag from a ten truck local milk hauler to a national player operating over 150 power units throughout the United States.

Melanie Fluitt is the CFO of Red Stag LLC. She has been a part of the leadership team since the inception of Red Stag. She attended the Master's College in Santa Clarita, CA and has 15 years of accounting experience. Prior to her time with Red Stag, she worked as the controller of Three Star Daylighting, within financial statement analysis with Sabre Holdings. and as an external auditor for Deloitte.

Sophia Hooper is the president of the milk division for Red Stag LLC. She has been part of our leadership team since we partnered with DFA in June of 2015. Sophia has worked in the dairy industry almost 20 years which has given her the knowledge, experience, and commitment to our customers, dairymen, and employees, that has helped grow Red Stag into a respected hauling company.

Craig Shaum is the vice president of Red Stag LLC. He has had many years in logistics, scheduling, customer service, pricing, tracking equipment, and process management. He has a high level of excellence in everything he does, including executing big-picture goals and meeting individual demands of customers. He brings qualities of business development, operation management, and account management to our team.

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