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.


Pam Martinez, DATTCO

Pam Martinez has been a participating member of BISC since 2009. She has served as a past Chair of the Workplace Safety and Health Committee.  She has been a past presenter at the several BISC meetings.

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Vice Chair

Jeffrey Shanker, Black Tie Transportation/Blue Diamond Transportation

Jeff has been involved with the Bus Industry Safety Council for the past 6 years. Jeff has served as a past Vice Chair of the Security Committee.

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BISC Executive Committee Members:

BISC Immediate Past Chairman Alan Smith
At-Large Member, Mentor Program Jeff Marley
At-Large Member Matt Daecher
At-Large Member, BISC West Representative Eric Gregory
Bus Manufacturer Representative Louis Hotard
Insurance Representative Michelle Wiltgen
Non-Builder Representative Mike McDonal
Government Advisory Representative Loretta Bitner
ABA Board Strategic Safety Commmittee Chair Buddy Young
BISC Executive Director Brandon Buchanan
Government Activities Review Committee Alan Smith
Human Performance Committee Jeff Brown
Security Committee Col. Mike Licata
Vehicle Technical Operations Committee Matt Herr
Workplace Health and Safety Committee Dave Bolen