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.

Application of Interest


JATA is looking to replace two open Board of Director positions. Interested parties are to fill out the Indication of Interest application found below. You may also contact JATA directly at 517-787-8363 and ask for Debbie Brown.

Our Board of Directors


Randy Purvis

President & Summit Township Appointee


Jason Moritz

Vice President & Leoni Township Appointee


Jessica Embury

Secretary/Treasurer At Large Appointee


Brent Meschke

At Large


Jeff Arnold

Blackman Township Appointee


Lezlie Bowels

City Appointee


Chelsea Poole

City Appointee



2020-2021-2022 Board Meeting Schedule

Virtual Meetings provided through Zoom.
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December 17 , 2020
3:00 PM Dis Ability Connections 409 Linden Avenue
January 28, 2021
3:00 PM Jackson Area Transportation Authority 2350 E. High Street.
February 25, 2021
3:00 PM Jackson Area Transportation Authority 2350 E. High Street.
March 25, 2021
3:00 PM Dis Ability Connections 409 Linden Avenue
April 22, 2021
3:00 PM Jackson Area Transportation Authority 2350 E. High Street.
May 27, 2021
3:00 PM Jackson Area Transportation Authority 2350 E. High Street.
June 24, 2021
3:00 PM Dis Ability Connections 409 Linden Avenue
July 22, 2021
3:00 PM Jackson Area Transportation Authority 2350 E. High Street.
August 26, 2021
3:00 PM Jackson Area Transportation Authority 2350 E. High Street.
September 23, 2021
3:00 PM Dis Ability Connections 409 Linden Avenue
October 28, 2021
3:00 PM Jackson Area Transportation Authority 2350 E. High Street.
November 18, 2021
3:00 PM Jackson Area Transportation Authority 2350 E. High Street.
December 16, 2021
3:00 PM Dis Ability Connections 409 Linden Avenue
January 27, 2022
3:00 PM Jackson Area Transportation Authority 2350 E. High Street.
February 24, 2022
3:00 PM Jackson Area Transportation Authority 2350 E. High Street.
March 24, 2022
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.

2021 LTAC Meeting Schedule

February 18, 2021
2:00 PM
United Way of Jackson
536 N Jackson St.
April 15, 2021
2:00 PM
United Way of Jackson
536 N Jackson St.
June 17, 2021
2:00 PM
United Way of Jackson
536 N Jackson St.
September 16, 2021
2:00 PM
United Way of Jackson
536 N Jackson St.
November 18, 2021
2:00 PM
United Way of Jackson
536 N Jackson St.
December 16, 2021
2:00 PM
United Way of Jackson
536 N Jackson 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