NASDPTS Announces Hughes Resignation


The National Association of State Directors of Pupil Transportation Services (NASDPTS) announced the recent resignation of Nikki Hughes as its administrative and membership services representative. Hughes was appointed to the position in last October.

nikkie hughesAnthony Keshishian, first place winner in the School Bus Inspector Competition from the San Juan Unified School District, is pictured with Phil Medved and CASTO President Nikki Hughes. Keshian qualified for the America’s Best at NAPT in Richmond, Virginia. Photo courtesy of CASTO.NASDPTS released a statement thanking Hughes “for her years of dedicated service in student transportation at the state and local levels, and for her service to the association, its members and the others we serve.”

Hughes is the retired director of school transportation services for San Juan Unified School District in Carmichael, California and is a past president of the California Association of School Transportation Officials. She currently also serves as president of the board of directors for the Pupil Transportation Safety Institute.

In its search for Hughes’ replacement, NASDPTS said it is also extending an open call to interested parties in providing administrative and membership services, directing potential applicants to the its website.

The application process closes March 1. Interviews to fill Hughes’ vacancy are scheduled for March 14, in Louisville, Kentucky, during the TSD Conference produced by School Transportation News