PARK ADAM'S TEAM
Ann Regan Casey - Owner Operator
Ann Regan Casey is the Owner Operator for Park/Adam Transportation. Ann serves as the General Manager of the company overseeing the day-to-day operations.
Ann grew up in the transportation business, cleaning buses, dispatching, routing and scheduling trips since the age of 14 (fourteen). Ann graduated with a BA in Spanish and Business from Saint Mary’s College in Notre Dame, Indiana and received her Masters of Business Ethics from Valparaiso University. Ann served as the Internship Coordinator and Assistant Director of Career Development for the business school at the University of Notre Dame for several years before re-joining the family business in Mesquite, Nevada. Ann operated the Mesquite Bus Company, a motor coach and tour company for six (6) years before moving to Minnesota in January 2011. Ann was named General Manager of Park/Adam Transportation in February 2011. Ann is actively involved in all aspects of the transportation business, and serves as President for the Agnes Corporation. Ann is a member of the American Bus Association, the Minnesota School Bus Operators Association and regularly attends the Minnesota State Safety meetings. Ann regularly attends the National Conference of Transporting Students with Disabilities.
Caryn Erickson - Safety Director
Caryn Erickson attended North Park College in Chicago, IL and graduated with a degree in psychology with a high emphasis in education. Caryn received her CDL in August 2000 and began driving that year. In the summer of 2006, Caryn began assisting with training new drivers. She was able to develop a method of training that was widely acclaimed among management and driving professionals. In 2010, Caryn was named Safety Director of St. Louis Park Transportation and Adam Services. Caryn uses her experience as a driver to continue to expand training materials for the development of our drivers. She also conducts monthly safety meetings for all drivers and aides.
Caryn supervises 75 drivers and 20 bus aides. She oversees all items relating to safety and training and assists with student behavior issues, discipline of employees, driving routes and evaluations of drivers and aides. Since 2009, Caryn is Train the Trainer (TTT) certified and has been certified by Q’Straint to teach this highly secure method used for securing wheelchairs. Caryn has attended conferences and seminars from District 287, MSBOA/MAPT Midwinter conferences, monthly state safety meetings and special education committee meetings, and is trained in reasonable suspicion.
Caryn attends the National conference and exhibition; Transporting Students with Disabilities and Preschoolers is nationally certified on all Child and Passenger Safety Restraint Systems; which uses a hands-on approach and instructional clinic. She will receive National Association of Pupil Transportation (NAPT) Special Needs certification as well.
Levi Lehman - Vehicle Dispatcher
12 years of dispatch and routing experience with ADAM Services/St. Louis Park Transportation
Attends monthly VersaTrans training sessions and yearly Train the Trainer conventions for continued education and is a Drug and Alcohol certified collector.