About Our Board of Directors


The Jackson Area Transportation Authority Board of Directors is a nine-member public body which oversees executive management.

The public is welcome to all Board of Director's meetings, please give us a call so we can assure enough seating is provided.

JATA Board Meeting Minutes


Minutes from the JATA Board meetings are available upon request.
Please contact JATA at 517-787-8363.

Our Board of Directors


Lezlie Bowles

President (Interim) & City Appointee


Chelsea Poole

Vice President (Interim) & City Appointee


Jessica Embury

Secretary/Treasurer At Large Appointee


Jason Moritz

Leoni Township Appointee


Jeff Arnold

Blackman Township Appointee


Mindy Albert

At-Large Appointee


Steve Makulski

County Appointee


Steven Castle

At-Large Appointee


Barry Malek

Summit Township Appointee



2022 Board Meeting Schedule

Virtual Meetings provided through Zoom.
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May 26, 2022
3:00 pm Chrisoff & Son's 400 N. Mechanic St Jackson, MI 49201
June 23, 2022
3:00 PM Dis Ability Connections 409 Linden Avenue
July 28, 2022
3:00 pm Chrisoff & Son's 400 N. Mechanic St Jackson, MI 49201
August 25, 2022
3:00 pm Chrisoff & Son's 400 N. Mechanic St Jackson, MI 49201
September 22, 2022
3:00 PM Dis Ability Connections 409 Linden Avenue
October 27, 2022
3:00 pm Chrisoff & Son's 400 N. Mechanic St Jackson, MI 49201
January 26, 2023
3:00 pm Chrisoff & Son's 400 N. Mechanic St Jackson, MI 49201
November 17, 2022
3:00 pm Chrisoff & Son's 400 N. Mechanic St Jackson, MI 49201
February 23, 2023
3:00 pm Chrisoff & Son's 400 N. Mechanic St Jackson, MI 49201
December 15, 2022
3:00 PM Dis Ability Connections 409 Linden Avenue
March 23, 2023
3:00 PM Dis Ability Connections 409 Linden Avenue

About Local Transportation Advisory Council (LTAC)


The Local Transportation Advisory Council (LTAC) is the independent transportation advisory body of Jackson Area Transportation Authority. LTAC’s primary goals are to:

  • Provide input, review and comment on the Vehicle Accessibility Plan as required by the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT)
  • Generate discussion, interpretation, and recommendations to the board regarding any senior adults and persons with disabilities related issues of a significant nature.
  • Council will work with JATA liaison and Executive Director to ensure the achievement of the organizations goals and objectives.

2022 LTAC Meeting Schedule

April 21, 2022
2:00 PM
Christoff's Community Room
400 N Mechanic St.
June 16, 2022
2:00 PM
Christoff's Community Room
400 N Mechanic St.
September 15, 2022
2:00 PM
Christoff's Community Room
400 N Mechanic St.
November 17, 2022
2:00 PM
Christoff's Community Room
400 N Mechanic St.

LTAC Meeting Minutes


Minutes from LTAC meetings are available upon request.
Please contact JATA at 517-787-8363.

List of LTAC Members


Dave Robinson

Chair


Mike Barczak

Member


Angie Shepherd

Member


Steve Duke

Member


Jen Allen

Member


Caron Wootten

Member


Brian Elliot

Member


Nathan Nimtz

Member


Danielle Pequet

Member


Angela Guadagnini

Member