Staff

Kristen Joyner

Kristen Joyner

Executive Director at South West Transit Association
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: (817) 295-3663

Kary Hughes

Kary Hughes

Executive Administrative Assistant at South West Transit Association
Email: khughes@swta.org
Phone: (817) 295-3663

Elise Manion

Elise Manion

Marketing & Communications Specialist at South West Transit Association
Email: esnoddy@swta.org
Phone: (817) 295-3663


Board Members

Gary Thomas

Gary Thomas

President
President/Executive Director at Dallas Area Rapid Transit
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: (214) 749-2544

Jeff Arndt

Jeff Arndt

Vice President
President and CEO at VIA Metropolitan Transit Authority
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: (210) 362-2050

Susan Duffy

Susan Duffy

Secretary/Treasurer
General Manager at Topeka Metropolitan Transit Authority
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: (785) 730-8610

Ken Savage

Ken Savage

Immediate Past President
Transit Director at Fort Smith Public Transit
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: (479) 783-6464

Angie Gilliam

Angie Gilliam

Director At Large
Transportation Director at Chickasaw Nation
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: (580) 436-2603x62310

Laura Corff

Laura Corff

Director At Large
Transit Director at Cimarron Public Transit System
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: 580-718-0444

Michelle Horne

Michelle Horne

State DOT Member
Public Transportation Director at Louisiana DOTD
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: 225-379-3057

Steve Hogan

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Arizona (AZTA)
Vice President at WSP USA
Email: swta@swta.org

Joel Gardner

Joel Gardner

Ozark Regional Transit
General Manager at Ozark Regional Transit
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: (479) 236-0463

David Averill

David Averill

Colorado (CASTA)
Capital Planning and Grants Compliance Manager at City of Fort Collins – Transfort
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: (970) 221-6620

R. E. "Tuck" Duncan

R. E.

Kansas (KPTA)
Executive Director at Kansas Public Transit Association
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: (785) 235-8825

Dinero Washington

Dinero Washington

Louisiana (LPTA)
General Manager at SporTran
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: (318) 673-5314

Anthony Mortillaro

Anthony Mortillaro

New Mexico (NMPTA)
Executive Director at North Central Regional Transit District
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: (505) 629-4713

Steven Spradling

Steven Spradling

Oklahoma (OTA)
Director, Parking and Transportation Services at Oklahoma State University
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: 405-744-6525

Mario Delgado

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Texas (TTA)
Transit Director at City of McAllen
Email: swta@swta.org

Sonny Gordon

Sonny Gordon

Business Member Representative
Regional Sales Manager at USSC
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: 610-804-1401

Brent Roy

Brent Roy

Business Member Representative
Transit Sales at Creative Bus Sales
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: (682) 808-9830

Merlin Maley

Merlin Maley

Business Member Representative
Associate Principal, Western Region Transit Director at RNL Design
Email: swta@swta.org
Phone: (303) 575-8497