BISC Executive Committee

Your forum for safety and compliance.

Join the top safety and regulatory professionals of the Bus Industry Safety Council in biannual meetings and quarterly committee meetings to develop and promote methods, materials and procedures to enhance motorcoach safety and security.

The business of the BISC is governed by the BISC Executive Committee. All matters involving any expenditure of money, external affairs, or statements of policy shall be subject to review and prior approval by the American Bus Association. The Executive Committee also coordinates the work flow and direction of the BISC Standing Committees.


Stephen Evans, Pacific Western Transportation

Stephen Evans has been involved with the Bus Industry Safety Council for the past 8 years. After serving terms as the Chair of the BISC Vehicle Technical Operating Committee he joined the BISC Executive as Secretary followed by a term as the Vice-Chair. And in November 2014 Stephen became the Chair of the Bus Industry Safety Council for a two year term.

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Vice Chair

Alan Smith, Greyhound Lines

Alan Smith has been involved with the Bus Industry Safety Council for the past 9 years. Al has served as a past Chair of the VTOC Committee and has been a member of the Executive Committee.

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Mike Ferianc, Butler Motor Transit/Coach USA

Mike Ferianc has been involved with the Bus Industry Safety Council for the past 14 years. Mike has served as a past Chair of the Human Performance Committee.

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BISC Executive Committee Members:

BISC Immediate Past Chairman Mike McDonal
At-Large Member Charles Corder
At-Large Member Chris Crean
Bus Manufacturer Representative Louis Hotard
Insurance Representative Bob Crescenzo
Non-Builder Representative Matt Daecher
Government Advisory Representative Loretta Bitner
ABA Board Strategic Safety Commmittee Chair Alan Glickman
BISC Executive Director Brandon Buchanan

BISC Committee Chair Members:

Government Activities Review Committee Mike Horak
Human Performance Committee Rick Vaillancourt
Security Committee Liliana Aguilar
Vehicle Technical Operations Committee John Oakman
Workplace Health and Safety Committee Pam Martinez

Upcoming Meetings

November 9, 2016 at 10:00 am ET

Conference Call

Meeting Minutes

2016 October Meeting

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2016 July Meeting

2016 June Meeting

2016 May Meeting

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2015 December Meeting

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