Passenger Transportation Contacts

Office Hours: 
Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. -  4:30 p.m.
Note: Employees may have alternative work hours.

Mailing Address: 
Office of Passenger Transportation
Van Wagoner Building
425 W. Ottawa Street
P.O. Box 30050
Lansing, MI 48909

Organizational Information 
Organization Chart


Office of Passenger Transportation

Jean Ruestman, Administrator 517-335-1706
Michelle Wieferich, Executive Administrative Assistant 517-335-2560
Kevin Hohf, Program Administration Section Manager 517-335-1382
Andy Brush, Transportation Services Section Manager 517-335-2534
Betsy Simon, Secretary 517-335-4971

Transportation Services Section

South Unit  
Janet Geissler, South Unit Supervisor (see map) 517-335-1698
Roy Taylor, Project Manager 313-967-5221
Fred Featherly, Project Manager 517-335-1695
Maria Habba, Project Manager 517-335-1699
Vacant, Project Manager  
Lane Masoud, Project Manager 517-335-1705
Kevin Wassom, Compliance Analyst 517-335-2539
North Unit  
Valerie Shultz, North Unit Supervisor (see map) 517-335-1707
Vacant, Project Manager  
Chuck Lindstrom, Project Manager 906-524-6124 x 31
Vacant, Project Manager  
Michelle Weber-Currie, Program Manager 517-241-0680
Marcele Edington, Program Manager 517-335-1694
Amy Nobach, Program Manager 517-335-2555
Elaine Luo, Program Specialist 517-335-2552
Dean Peterson, Compliance Analyst 517-335-2544

Program Administration Section

Regulatory & Intercity Unit  
Rob Pearson, Unit Supervisor 517-335-0904
Brian Barnum, Vehicle Services Coordinator (commercial bus inspector) 517-331-6774
Rob Latimer, Vehicle Services Coordinator (commercial bus inspector) 517-243-6971 (cell)
Andy Powers, Project Manager, Intercity Bus Service
Ken Himebaugh, Vehicle Services Coordinator (commercial bus inspector) 517-230-2918
Jeff Turner, Vehicle Procurement Analyst  
Financial Management Unit  
Lisa Lubahn, Unit Supervisor 517-241-1893
Trish D'Itri, Auditor 517-335-2535
Amy Hicks, Payment Coordinator  517-335-2577
Sandy Lovell, Accountant 517-335-2525
Robbie Smith, Regulatory Affairs and Payment Analyst  
Rebecca Titus, Checklist/Contract Manager 517-241-3221