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Heroism award recipient Vikki Boyce Czechowicz poses with Manager Tonya Phillips. (Photo courtesy of STA.)

N.Y. Driver Recognized for Saving Children from School Bus Fire

School bus driver, Vikki Boyce Czechowicz has received the Heroism Award, presented by the New York State Education Department for her quick thinking when...
Cummins, Inc.

Cummins President and COO Rich Freeland Retiring

COLUMBUS, Ind. — Cummins, Inc. (NYSE: CMI) announced today that President and COO Rich Freeland will retire after 40 years of service with Cummins....
Wayne Winters.

Winters Named Outstanding Rookie Director at Kentucky Transportation Conference

Crittenden County Schools Transportation Director Wayne Winters was recently named Outstanding Rookie Director at the Student Transportation Association of Kentucky’s (STAK) annual awards banquet...

Stertil-Koni Adds Tim Kerr as New Product Manager

STEVENSVILLE, Md. — Stertil-Koni, an industry leader in heavy-duty vehicle lifts, announced this week that Tim Kerr has joined the company as a product...
Front row, left to right: Sue Kramer, Brad Krapf, Dale Krapf, Gary Krapf, Dallas Krapf, Alison Sload, Beverly Peppernick, Blake Krapf. Back row left to right, Brent Cumens, Alison Bryant, Dan Jauch, Dennis Ryan, Shawn McGlinchey, Jim Hager, Stacey Golden.

‘The Bus Stops Here’ for Krapf with Pennsylvania Association Award

Dale Krapf, chairman of the board of directors for school bus contractor the Krapf Group, received the seventh Pennsylvania School Bus Association (PSBA) “The...
women who have made an impact in the school transportation industry.

School Bus Manufacturer IC Bus’ Reed Focuses on Learning and Growing

Editor’s Note: This profile is part of an ongoing series on women who have made an impact in the school transportation industry.  In 1989, Trish...
Verra Mobility

School Bus Vendor Verra Mobility Appoints Miller as Exec. VP of...

PHOENIX, Ariz. — School bus vendor Verra Mobility (NASDAQ: VRRM), a global leader in smart transportation, today announced the appointment of Garrett Miller to...
Carlisle Beasley

Long-Time Friend Remembers School Bus Industry Icon Carlisle Beasley

These are my thoughts and memories about my lifelong friend Carlisle Beasley. I first met Carlisle Beasley (CB) back in the late 1960s. I was...
Scio bus driver Skip Torpey and bus monitor Linda Harris were recognized by their school district for helping save a woman’s life last month.

73-Year-Old School Bus Driver Performs CPR, Saves Woman’s Life

Skip Torpey, a bus driver for Scio Central School District in Allegheny County, New York, saved a woman’s life after finding her “blue and...
Student Transportation of America

Student Transportation of America CEO Retires

Denis J. Gallagher, founder, chairman and CEO of Student Transportation of America, announced his retirement yesterday from the company he launched in 1997, effective...

November 2019

Greg Jackson of Jefferson County Schools poses with a Blue Bird School Bus
Meet our 2019 Transportation Director of the Year, Greg Jackson, from Jefferson County Schools in Colorado. This...

Buyer’s Guide 2019

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