Island Transit Award Recipients

ISLAND TRANSIT RECOGNIZES EMPLOYEE OF THE HALF

Kat Glasgow

Island Transit announces our July - December 2013 Employee of the Half, Kat Glasgow. Our bi-annual award honors an employee chosen by fellow employees. Kat is a wonderful team player who is always willing to help in any way. She shows initiative and is conscientious. She is invaluable and we couldn’t manage without her! It is with great pleasure that the employees of Island Transit present Kat Glasgow with this award.

 

 

ISLAND TRANSIT 2013 BUS ROADEO WINNER

Coupeville, Washington, July 30, 2013:  Mark Vance of Island Transit is the winner of the local 2013 Bus Roadeo. This is the THIRD time that Mark has won the Island Transit Bus Roadeo! He will represent Island Transit at the Washington State Bus Roadeo sponsored by WSDOT, Washington State Transit Association, and Washington State Transit Insurance Pool. Eligibility requirements are based on establishing positive reinforcement for operators who are sincerely dedicated to providing the best of service, courtesy, and safety to our customers.The course is based on ten problem areas encountered on a daily basis, and is a seven minute,scored event.  It tests driving skills and safety training.  Congratulations Mark!

 


ISLAND TRANSIT RECOGNIZES 2013 SPIRIT AWARD WINNERS

Coupeville, Washington, July 30, 2013:  With great pleasure, Island Transit recognizes our 2013 Spirit Award Team. We honor Robyn "Uniquely Otherwordly" Goldring; Jud "IT Wizard in the Clouds" Hobbs; Pete "Don't ask him about getting locked in the Chicken Coop" Schrum; and Gary "Master of Laughter and Awe" Manker. These "Fab Four" coordinated all aspects of our new "Barn" construction project, as well as the move from our dilapidated old barn. It is beyond incredible that they have accomplished this so eloquently while keeping their sense of humor intact. These four tremendously talented individuals truly epitomize the spirit of Island Transit:  dedicated, focused, visionary. We are proud to have them as members of our organization; our heartfelt thanks and appreciation to each and every one of them.

 

 

ISLAND TRANSIT RECOGNIZES CAMANO ISLAND EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR

Coupeville, Washington, June 29, 2013:  Island Transit is proud to announce that Tom Williamson is our 2013 Camano Island Employee of the Year. Tom was selected by his fellow employees to receive this honor, which represents a true testament to the value of his contributions to the team as a whole. He is beyond doubt an asset to Island Transit. Tom is respectful and courteous to both his peers and passengers, and is always willing to pitch in and help wherever needed. It is with great pleasure that Island Transit honors Tom with this award!