Board of Directors
Directors are elected by their peers to direct operations of a small permanent office in the GTA. OSBA represents school bus operators, school board/transportation consortia and supplier/manufacturer companies across Ontario and provides advocacy, education and legislative consultation services to assist all members.
The following Board of Directors positions are open to OSBA voting members in good standing as of April 24, 2018:
- Director – District 2 (submit nomination form no later than Feb. 1/18)
- Director – District 3 (submit nomination form no later than Feb. 1/18)
- Director-At-Large (submit nomination form no later than Apr. 16/18)
|President/District 8||Mark Begg, Delaney Bus Lines Ltd.|
|Vice President||Chris Harwood, Student Transportation Canada (STC)|
|Past President||Perry Ferguson, Voyageur Transportation Services|
|District 1||Troy Phinney, First Student Canada|
|District 3||Kirk Flach, Landmark Student Transportation|
|District 4||Tom Jezersek, Pacific Western Transportation|
|District 5||Kevin Langs, Langs Bus Lines Ltd.|
|District 6||Brian Jobson, DanNel Transportation|
|District 7||Terri Lowe, Stock Transportation|
|Director at Large||Bill Sharp, Sharp Bus Lines Limited|
|Director at Large||Jim Switzer, Switzer-Carty Transportation Inc.|
|Treasurer||Nick McRae, Roxborough Bus Lines Ltd.|
The OSBA Board consists of a Director elected from each of these eight geographic districts, plus four Directors elected from the membership at-large. There may be an additional member when the Immediate Past President remains on the Board in an ex officio capacity.
District 1 - Beardmore, Longlac, Marathon.
District 2 - Haileybury, Hearst, Kapuskasing, Moonbeam, and Timmins.
District 3 - Chelmsford, Espanola, Garden Village, Kearney, North Bay, Sault Ste. Marie, South Baymouth, Sturgeon Falls, Sudbury, and Val Caron.
District 4 - Barrie, Bracebridge, Bradford, Collingwood, Dundalk, Haliburton, Hawkestone, Kincardine, Midland, Neyaashiinigmiing, Orillia, Owen Sound, Wingham.
District 5 - Blenheim, Breslau, Chatham, Elmira, Embro, Fort Erie, Goderich, Guelph, Harrison, Kettle and Stony Point, Kitchener, Listowel, London, Paris, Sarnia, St. Thomas, Stratford, Strathroy, Thamesford, Windsor, and Woodstock.
District 6 - Ajax, Ancaster, Aurora, Bowmanville, Brampton, Burlington, Caledon, Caledon East, Copetown, East Gwillimbury, Etobicoke, Fort Erie, Georgetown, Gormley, King City, Markham, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Newmarket, Markham, Mississauga, Oakville, Orangeville, Pickering, Richmond Hill, Scarborough, St. Catherines, Smithville, Sunderland, Sutton West, Thornhill, Toronto, Welland, Whitby, and Wolfedale.
District 7 - Deseronto, Kingston, Lindsay, Norland, Peterborough, Picton, and Seeley’s Bay.
District 8 - Avonmore, Carp, Cornwall, Eganville, Hawkesbury, Maxville, Nepean, Newington, Ottawa, Otonobee, Prescott, Renfrew, Rockland, Stittsville, and Winchester.