Board of County Commissioners

Phone: 913-715-0430

111 S Cherry, Suite 3300, Olathe, KS 66061


Transportation Council



Reviews and makes recommendations on the planning, coordinating, and funding for the County's public transportation services. The members help develop positive public awareness of mass transportation to gain public acceptance, support, and utilization. The Council interacts with and advises the County's transportation staff and reports to the Board of County Commissioners.


Resolution Nos. 075-85, 083-96, 093-03, and 040-05

Number of Positions


Meeting Information

3rd Friday every other month; 8:30 a.m. (odd months)
KU Edwards Center


If a member name cell is blank, it can mean one of two things:
  • The current position and term are vacant; or,
  • The person who served in the capacity during the term date is still serving until reappointed.

Contact Information

For more information regarding this Board or questions about the roster, contact the Appointment Clerk.


Member NameTerm DateDistrictTerm LengthQualifications
Oltman, James01/20/2022 - 12/11/2024Sixth District3 years 
Thede, Joshua09/30/2021 - 08/31/2024First District3 years 
Huesers, Lisa09/01/2021 - 08/31/2024Third District3 years 
Gleason, Virgil09/01/2022 - 08/31/2025Fifth District3 years 
Birkel, Jonathan12/12/2021 - 12/11/2024Seventh District3 years 
Thummel, Heidi09/01/2023 - 08/31/2026Second District3 years 
Heley, Logan*03/04/2021 - 09/01/2023Fourth District3 years 
Hanzlick, Janeé Chairman4 yearsKCATA Board Representative
Sayers, Scott04/06/2023 - 09/01/2025Chairman3 yearsTransportation Council Recommendation
Davis, Joe*02/15/2018 - 08/31/2020Chairman3 yearsTransportation Council Recommendation
  Chairman3 yearsTransportation Council Recommendation
Green, James "Jamie"*06/10/2021 - 08/31/2021Chairman3 yearsTransportation Council Recommendation
Nobles Jr, Richard*06/10/2021 - 09/01/2022Chairman3 yearsTransportation Council Recommendation
(* Member term has expired but is still serving)