The Alexandria Transit Company (ATC) is seeking applicants to fill one vacancy on Alexandria Transit Company Board of Directors. All applicants must complete a Personal Data Record Form and return it to the Board Secretary at Alexandria Transit Company Administration by Friday, May 23, 2014. Applications received after this deadline will not be accepted.
The Board will take into consideration the applicant’s work background, years of residency in the City of Alexandria, past and present involvement in community service, civic groups, and other boards and commissions, the extent to which they use or have used transit services, their interest in transit and transportation issues, their transportation and/or finance expertise, and the area of the City that they reside with respect to the present Board members.
The ATC Board of Directors consists of nine members; elected annually by the Stockholders. Your appointment is for a period of one year. There are currently no term limits. Members of the Board of Directors serve without compensation but may be reimbursed for expenses incurred for any meetings attended outside of the City of Alexandria. Members are entitled to an annual DASH Pass.
The Board of Directors meets regularly on first Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. Meeting duration is usually one to two hours, with evening meetings, such as a budget work session; a work session with City Council; or a public hearing on routes, schedules, or fares, approximately three to four times a year.