30 Years of CAFM®


In 2001 Christopher Lyon began his career with the Forest Preserve District of DuPage County. Lyon was responsible for all vehicle and equipment purchasing for the district’s diverse fleet. He promoted the alternative fuel movement through active involvement with the Chicago Area Clean Cities and the Illinois Partners for Clean Air. Lyon earned his Certified Automotive Fleet Manager’s designation from NAFA in 2009. Lyon was named Director of Fleet Relations in July 2015 for NTEA, The Association for the Work Truck Industry.

“The most important thing I learned in the CAFM® program was that…completing the CAFM®program equipped the graduates with the knowledge needed to understand the many challenges fleet managers face today,” Chris said. “CAFM® provides a ladder of knowledge in this diverse fleet industry.”