P.O. Box 1070
3289 Cooley Mesa Road
Gypsum, CO 81637-1070
Phone: 970-328-3520 (schedule information, lost and found information)
Responsible for department functions, administration, and strategic planning. Supervises transit revenue operations, capital programs, and budget management. The director works with the ECRTA Board, operations manager and road supervisors in special projects and all transportation and personnel issues. The director is also the compliance officer and grant coordinator for ECO.
Jeff Wetzel, Operations Manager: firstname.lastname@example.org
Oversees daily operations and supervises road supervisors, dispatchers and bus operators. Jeff is responsible for adjusting route schedules twice a year based on ridership growth and seasonal needs as well as operations hiring, training, continuing education and recertification of drivers. He is also responsible for ensuring all employees meet all federal and state regulations.
Greg Barrett: email@example.com
Dave Folkvord: firstname.lastname@example.org
Tim Minarovich: email@example.com
Kimber Walker: firstname.lastname@example.org
Oversee direct operations of up to 19 buses and routes at any given time and supervise bus operators in their daily duties. Provide support for all routes during all hours of operation, from 4:30 a.m. to 1:30 a.m. Assist in guest relations, fare disputes and vehicle problems. Direct required safety meetings and participate in driver training and recertification.
Tracy Stowell, Administration Coordinator: email@example.com
Handles bus fare revenue operations at ECO, oversees bus pass distribution to the various area ticket outlets, accounts payable, and account receivable.
Jim Epperson, Transit/Trails Supervisor: firstname.lastname@example.org
Oversees fleet care technicians and transit/trails maintenance technician in the service and maintenance of ECO buses, shelters, trails and also the Leadville bus facility.
Jared Barnes, Multi-Modal Planner: email@example.com
Assists with strategic planning, capital projects and program, and preparation of contracts and bid documents. Jared also reviews development plans and special event applications, in addition to acting as a liaison between ECO Transit and other transit providers and local jurisdictions and metropolitan districts.