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Cummins Group VP of China and Russia, Steve Chapman, Retiring

COLUMBUS, Ind. — Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) announced on Feb. 20 that after 35 years of service to the company, Steve Chapman, group VP...
Jerene Jones, Transportation Manager at Catoosa County Public Schools, poses with NAPT Certified Director of Transportation certificate in her office.

Georgia Student Transporter Places Her Passion in Family, Student Safety

As a mother of three girls, Jerene Jones was struggling to balance family and work when first starting a career. Now, 23 years later,...
Dave Hartzell, director of transportation for Harrison School District 2 driving a school bus.

‘Dave Hartzell Speaks Out for His People’ in School Bus Industry

Editor’s Note: This is part of an ongoing series focusing on people who have been in the school bus industry at least 10 years...
Bud Fears presents the 2019 Peter Grandolfo Award to Diana Hollander at the STN EXPO Reno on July 28, 2019.

Q’STRAINT’s Fears Officially Retires After 35 Years in School Bus Industry

What many STN EXPO Reno attendees were made privy to last summer is now official: Bud Fears, Q’Straint/Sure-Lok’s Midwest regional sales manager is retired...

School Bus Drivers Going the Extra Mile

Examples of school bus drivers who go above and beyond the call of duty are commonplace in the industry. But every so often, their...
Ken Hedgecock has been a mainstay at school bus manufacturer Thomas Built Buses for the better part of the past four decades. He is retiring from Thomas Bus but remaining in the school bus industry.

The Education of Ken Hedgecock

After a total of four decades spent working for Thomas Built Buses in one way or another, Ken Hedgecock is hanging up his jersey,...

Readers Nominate School Bus Drivers for 2020 ‘Hero’ Recognition

School bus drivers are responsible for transporting the nation’s most precious cargo to and from school daily, and these professionals rarely get the recognition...
David Jones, a school bus driver at Franklin Township Community School Corporation in Indiana, decorated his bus this year like the “Magic School Bus.”

School Bus Drivers Helping with Happy Hearts

School bus drivers across the nation are going above and beyond their call of duty, without thinking twice, in order to help the students...

Cooper Tire Names Ben Patel as Sr. VP and Chief Technology...

FINDLAY, Ohio — Cooper Tire & Rubber Company has named Dr. Ben Patel as Sr. VP/Chief Technology Officer (CTO), it was announced today. In...

Stertil-Koni VP of Sales Jim Sylvester Retires After 21 Years of...

STEVENSVILLE, Md. — Heavy-duty vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni USA today announced that Jim Sylvester, VP of sales, has retired after 21-years of record performance...

February 2020

STN’s bus garage issue features articles about selecting maintenance software, being proactive when inspecting and maintaining fleets,...

Buyer’s Guide 2020

Find the latest vehicle production data, state student ridership and budget reports, industry trends and contact information...