About Us 

The VAPT is the premier organization in Virginia dedicated to promoting safety, professionalism, and excellence within the pupil transportation industry. Membership is composed of school transportation personnel from both the public and private sectors from all districts in the state, personnel from the state Pupil Transportation Service, and members of the school bus industry.

2016-2017 Officers, Directors, and Committees

VAPT Officers

President

James Lash 

York County

Vice-President

Cheryl Fisher

Fauquier County

Secretary

Donna Carter

Franklin County

Treasurer

Floyd Miles

Richmond City

Past President

Lonnie Reavis

Retired

 

VAPT Regional Directors

Region 1

Edward Tucker

Dinwiddie County

Region 2

Steve Pappas

Poquoson City

Region 3

Heather Handschin

Spotsylvania County

Region 4

John Grubbs

Frederick County

Region 5

Jason Ferguson

Lynchburg City

Region 6

Mike Stovall

Roanoke County

Region 7

Gary Adams

Scott County

Region 8

Torey Holmes

Prince Edward County

VAPT Standing Committee Chair Persons

Auditing

Sherry Murphy

York County

Annual Conference

Kermit Shaffer

Spotsylvania County

Conference Site Selection

Constitution & Bylaws

John Hazelette

Michael Brown

Retired

Loudoun

Legislative

Justin Sarver

Orange County

Membership

Bertha Thomas

Surry County

Nominating

Kermit Shaffer

Spotsylvania County (Retired)

Resolution

Michael Ashby

Hanover County

Scholarship

Linwood Horne

Hanover County

Hall of Fame

Barry Sudduth

Stafford County

Roadeo

Sharon Utley

Chesterfield County

Site Selection

John Hazelette

Norfolk City (Retired)

Poster

Diane Stewart

Virginia Beach City

Historian

Rebecca Mummau

Montgomery County

Newsletter

Beth Brown

Frederick County

Website

Tim Parker

Fairfax County

 

VAPT Special Committee Chair Persons 

 

 

 

Procedural Manual

Charmane White

Albemarle County

Position Papers

Charmane White

Albemarle County

Technicians

Robert Clinebell

Norfolk City

  

DOE Staff

 

Vijay Ramnarain

Director

 

Kerry Miller

Associate Director

 

Jackie Herring

Specialist

 

Alice Matthews

Admin. Asst.

 

   

VAPT
PO Box 328
Chesterfield, VA 23832-0005