Vehicles and Drivers

The Person Area Transportation System (PATS) has a total of 14 buses/vans within our fleet. PATS has 7 full time transit specialists (drivers) and a pool of part time transit specialists (drivers) to cover open routes as needed. All of our fleet have wheelchair lifts. 


Below is our current fleet and operations staff.

Vehicle(s) Seating Number(s)
5 Large Ford Buses 13/14 passengers
2 wheelchairs and 12 passengers
54, 56, 58, 60, 66
2 Small Ford Buses

8 passengers 

2 wheelchairs and 5 passengers 

62 & 64 
7 Ford Lift Vans

8 passengers

2 wheelchairs and 5 passengers 

20, 22, 24, 26, 28, 31, 33


Full Time Drivers   Part time drivers
Frankie Clayton   Joy Bell
Matthew Crane    Luella Winstead 
Karen Dixon   Tina Haden
Mark Ellis    Edwin Outlaw
Bradley Isackson   Pam Lunsford 
Lisa Johnson   Henry Johnson
John Pulliam   Amaris Glasscock
  Alfreda Perry
  Connie Dickens-McCain 
              Magdaline Thorpe

Sheldonna Burton


All transit specialists are trained in Vehicle Safety, System Security Awareness, Driver Safety (Defensive and Distractive Driving Awareness), Bloodborne Pathogens, Illegal Drug Use (effects and consequences), Passenger Safety, Customer Driven Service, Problem Passengers Challenging Situations, Emergency Procedures, and ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act). All transit specialists participate in monthly safety training. 

Our staff is always helpful and courteous. 

Our vehicles are always clean and comfortable!