Linda Grandolfo, Peter’s widow, Julie Hrebicek the director of transportation for Magnolia Independent School District in Texas and Lisa Nippolt, the western region manager of Q’Straint’s school bus and paratransit market pose on stage at STN EXPO Reno 2023. Hrebicek won the 2023 Peter J. Grandolfo Memorial Award of Excellence.

Texas Transportation Director Receives 2023 Grandolfo Award

Julie Hrebicek, the director of transportation for Magnolia Independent School District in Texas, is this year’s recipient of the Peter J. Grandolfo Memorial Award...

Lie Detection Expert Trains Transportation Director Summit Attendees

RENO, Nev. — Student transporters at the Transportation Director Summit got a training course in body language, verbal cues and lie detection from Traci...
Sylvie di Giusto, author and emotional intelligence expert, delives the opening keynote of STN EXPO Indianapolis on June 4, 2023. (Photo by Taylor Ekbatani.)

Navigating First Impressions in School Transportation

INDIANAPOLIS — Seven. That’s how many seconds it takes someone to make an assumption about you, Sylvie di Giusto told the STN EXPO Indianapolis attendees...

Transportation Leaders Take ‘Journey of Self Discovery’ at STN EXPO Indy

INDIANAPOLIS – International leadership expert Sylvie di Giusto helped Transportation Director Summit attendees identify what makes them one of a kind, for more authentic...

National Express Parent Company Changing Name to Mobico

National Express Group PLC will be known as Mobico starting early next month, but North American school bus brands such as Durham School Services...
Dr. Stephen Sroka delivers the opening keynote address on Nov. 9, 2022. “The Courage to Live and Lead in the Face of Adversity: It’s all about Relationships,” discussed the Power of One message and how can one person can make a difference.

Power of Many, Relationships Shared in TSD Opening Keynote Address

FRISCO, Texas — When meeting Dr. Stephen Sroka for the first time, he hugs you twice. The second hug, he said, is from the heart....

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