Graduate Spotlight: Willie McKinney

by | Mar 9, 2021 | Graduate Spotlight, News

Get to know Willie McKinney, a Recent Graduate of CDL of AL!

Willie came through our training program under a company sponsorship, which was a great route for him as he didn’t have to pay anything out of pocket and knew the moment he graduated, he had a job lined up! 

We are so proud of Willie and enjoyed getting to learn more about him during his training here at CDL of AL! We encourage you to take a moment to get to know him as well!

Tell us about your yourself. 

I am a firefighter wanting to get back into trucking.

Tell us about your family. 

I am a widow.

What motivated you to go forward with CDL school?

To get my CDL and drive for Pam. 

Why did you choose CDL of AL? 

Because of Pam. 

Tell us about your experience with CDL of AL.

Everything went great, and I learned a lot from the instructors. 

Would you encourage others to attend CDL of AL?


What are you most looking forward to now that you’ve earned your commercial driver’s license?

Travelling across the country. 

What motivates you to work hard?

To have a better life and to get the things I want out of life. 


We at CDL of AL are so proud of you, Willie! Please join us in congratulating him on earning his CDL!

If you’d like to apply for your CDL at CDL of AL, go ahead and apply online now!