Board of Directors / LTAC

About Our Board of Directors

The Jackson Area Transportation Authority Board of Directors is a nine-member public body which oversees executive management.

The public is welcome, please give us a call so we can ensure enough seating is provided.

The Jackson Area Transportation Authority (JATA) Board of Directors have three (3) Board terms to be appointed for 2017-2021. Those who are Interested can use the “Indication of Interest Form”.  The form can be Emailed, Faxed, or Mailed to: 2350 E. High St. Jackson, MI 49203.

The deadline to apply is December 30, 2017 

JATA  Board Member Interest Form.pdf

 

JATA Board Meeting Minutes

Minutes from the JATA Board meetings are available upon request. Please contact JATA at 517-787-8363.

2018 Meeting Dates

 January 25, 2018
3:00PM
Jackson Area Transportation Authority
2350 E. High St
March 22, 2018
3:00PM
Jackson Area Transportation Authority
2350 E. High St
May 24, 2018
3:00PM
Jackson Area Transportation Authority
2350 E. High St
July  26, 2018
3:00PM
Jackson Area Transportation Authority
2350 E. High St
September 27, 2018
3:00PM
dis Ability Connections
409 Linden Ave
November 15, 2018
3:00PM
Jackson Area Transportation Authority
2350 E. High St
 
 February 22, 2018
3:00PM
dis Ability Connections
409 Linden Ave.
 April 26, 2018
3:00PM
Jackson Area Transportation Authority
2350 E. High St
 June  21, 2018
3:00PM
dis Ability Connections
409 Linden Ave
 
August  23, 2018
3:00PM
Jackson Area Transportation Authority
2350 E. High St
 
October 25, 2018
3:00PM
Jackson Area Transportation Authority
2350 E. High St
 
December 20, 2018
3:00PM
dis Ability Connections
409 Linden Ave
 
 

2019 Meeting Dates

 January 24, 2019
3:00PM
Jackson Area Transportation Authority
2350 E. High St
 
 
 February 21, 2019
3:00PM
Jackson Area Transportation Authority
2350 E. High St

List of Board of Directors

Phil Moilanen
President,
County Representative
moilanen@dmci.net
Robert Cole
Vice-President,
City Appointee
architonics@prodigy.net
Randy Purvis
Secretary,
Summit Township Appointee
rpurvis@dwapllc.com
Lezlie Bowles
City Appointee
Lezlie.bowles@baker.edu
James Cyphers
City Appointee
jcyphers4@cmcast.net
Jessica Embury
at Large Appointee
jessica.embury@lifewayscmh.org
Brent Meschke
at Large Appointee
brentmeschke@yahoo.com
Ryan Smith
Blackman Township Appointee
ryan.smithson@baker.edu
Jason Moritz
Leoni Township Appointee
jason_moritz@yahoo.com

Board members may also be contacted in writing:

c/o Jackson Area Transportation Authority

2350 E. High Street

Jackson, MI 49203

 

About Local Transportation Advisory Council (LTAC)

The Local Transportation Advisory Council (LTAC) is the independent transportation advisory body of Jackson Area Transportation Authority. LTAC’s primary goals are to:

  • Provide input, review and comment on the Vehicle Accessibility Plan as required by the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)
  • Generate discussion, interpretation, and recommendations to the board regarding any senior adults and persons with disabilities related issues of a significant nature.
  • Council will work with JATA liaison and Executive Director to ensure the achievement of the organizations goals and objectives.

The Council meets quarterly and LTAC’s members include local appointed officials from the metropolitan area and representatives from seniors and transit challenged persons.

 

Upcoming Meeting Information

 
 
 
LTAC's MEETING
 
TIME   2:00 P.M   

PLACE:  LIFEWAYS                                  

NEXT MEETING DATE   Unknown at this time

 

 

 

 

LTAC Meeting Minutes

Minutes from the LTAC meetings are available upon request. Please contact JATA at 517-787-8363,

 

List of LTAC Directors

Dave Robinson,  Chair

Steven Duke, Vice Chair

Tim Niyonsenga, Member

Margaret A. Grose,  Member

Jen Allen , Member    

Caron Wootten, Member

Parrish Stahl, Member

Edwin Payne , Member

Danielle Pequet, Member

 

LTAC members can also be contacted in writing:

c/o Jackson Area Transportation Authority

2350 East High Street
Jackson, MI 49203