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RTA Hires New Maintenance Project Manager Derrick Smith

For Immediate Release

CONTACT: Jessica Olson, Marketing Manager 425-8352

DerrickSmithWeb(DAYTON, OHIO)…The Greater Dayton RTA is pleased to welcome aboard Maintenance Project Manager Derrick Smith. His role is to provide project and day-to-day oversight on the Buildings and Grounds group as well as the trolley power infrastructure.

Smith worked most recently as the Director of Operations for the Dayton division of Automation Tooling Systems (ATS). He was also a senior program manager for Assembly & Test Worldwide (ATW), where he managed programs for Ford vehicles.

He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), and a graduate of ITT Technical Institute and attended the Sinclair / University of Dayton Engineering parallel program.

He will work out of the 705 Longworth RTA location. To contact him, please call: (937) 425–8530 or by e-mail at: [email protected].

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RTA is Ohio’s greenest fleet, and serves 3,300 stops on 31 routes throughout Montgomery and parts of Greene County. The agency operates diesel, hybrid diesel, and electric trolley buses that take people to work, school and shopping. Customers ride RTA on more than 9 million passenger trips each year. RTA is committed to providing the highest levels of customer service as the region’s first choice for alternative transportation.