2019-2020 TAPT Board & Advisory Committee

Melissa Garton

2019-2020 TAPT 
President

Melissa is the Director of

Pupil Transportation for Dickson County 13 Sylvis Road

Dickson, TN 37055

Office: 615-740-5970
Cell: 615-642-9027
mgarton@dcbe.org

 

Dickson  County is a school board owned
transportation system.

Dickson District Web Site

Dawn Cox
Chairperson of the TAPT Board

TAPT Region 5 Director

Dawn is the Pupil Transportation Coordinator for Loudon County Schools

100 River Road, Loudon, TN 37774

Office: 865-458-5411 ex 1014
Cell: 865-740-4818

Loudon County Pupil Transportation service is outsourced to several private contractors.

Loudon District Web Site

Tim Maynard
TAPT Region 1 Director

Tim is the Transportation Supervisor
for Obion County Schools.

 

802 C. C. Gurien Drive Suite 1
Troy, TN 38260
Office: 731-536-4694
Cell: 731-225-7987

Obion County is

a School Board owned
Transportation System.


Obion County Web Site
 

Ava Jordan
TAPT   Region 3 Director

Transportation Supervisor 

Murfreesboro City Schools

2552 S. Church Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37127

 

Business: 615-898-7126
Mobile: 615-603-5461
ava.jordan@cityschools.net


Murfreesboro District
Web Site

Kim Bradford

TAPT Region 4 Director
Transportation Director 
Putnam County Schools

 

515 E. Veterans Dr.
Cookeville TN 38501

Office: 931-526-9342
Mobile: 931-252-4677

kbradford@pcsstn.com

  Putnam County is a
school board owned

transportation system.
Putnam District Web site

Derek Henderson, CSPT

Transportation Supervisor
Roane County Schools

 

105 Bluff Road

Kingston TN 37763

Office: 865-590-0153
Mobile: 865-399-6051

dhenderson@roaneschools.com

  Roane  County is a
school board owned

transportation system
Roane County Schools
Web Site

Lieutenant Ray Robinson
TAPT State Advisor

Director of Pupil
Transportation Services

TN Department of Safety
& Homeland Security

1228 Foster Avenue
Nashville, TN 37243

 

Business: 615-743-4974
Mobile: 615-812-8435
ray.robinson@tn.gov

DOS Web Site

Michael D.  Lee
2019-2020  President-Elect

Michael is the Executive Director of

Transportation in Metro-Nashville

336 Woodycrest Avenue
Nashville, TN 37210

Office: 615-313-0404
Cell: 615-336-8347
michael.d.lee@ nmps.org

Metro-Nashville  is a school board
owned transportation system.

Nashville District Web Site

Dewayne Ferrell

TAPT Director-at-Large
TAPT Trade Show Coordinator

Fleet Operations  Manager
Metro-Nashville Schools

336 Woodycrest Avenue
Nashville, TN 37210

Mobile: 615-456-1719

dewayne.ferrell@mnps.org

Metro-Nashville  is a school board
owned transportation system.

Nashville District Web Site

Eric Watkins

TAPT Region 2 Director
Transportation Director 
Stewart County Schools

 

1031 Spring Street, Dover TN 37058
 

Office: 931-232-7342
Mobile: 931-249-4921

ericwatkins@stewartcountyschools.org

Stewart  County is a school board owned transportation system.


Stewart District Web Site

Barry Bishop

TAPT Region 6 Director
 

 

Mountain City TN 37683

Mobile: 423-943-2586

  

Clint Banes
Immediate Past President

Clint is an Associate Director

of Schools or Trans in
Sumner County.

1500 Airport Rd.

Gallatin, TN 37066
Office: 615-452-1520
Cell: 615-566-0360
clint.barnes@sumnerschools.org

Sumner County is a school board owned transportation system.

Sumner District Web Site

Diane Elder

 Director of Schools 
Pickett County Schools

 

2141 Skyline Drive
Byrdstown, TN 38549

Office: 931-864-3123
Mobile: 931-510-6510

diane.elder@pickettk12.net

Pickett County is a

school board owned

transportation system.

Pickett County Web Site

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Ryan Dillingham

Director of Transportationr
Knox  County Schools

Andrew Johnson Building

4th Floor
912 Gay Street

Knoxville, TN 37902

Office: 865-594-1532
Cell: 865-385-2401
ryan.dillingham
@knoxschools.org

Knox  County is a
Private Contractor

Transportation System
Knox County
Web Site

TN Department of Education