Omnitrans is the public transit agency serving the San Bernardino Valley, providing safe, reliable, affordable, friendly and environmentally responsible transportation. Omnitrans currently operates local and express bus routes as well as sbX rapid bus transit service, OmniGo hometown shuttle service, and Access, a paratransit service for the disabled. View Omnitrans Quick Facts, or review Omnitrans Publications.
Established in 1976 through a joint powers agreement, Omnitrans carries approximately 11 million passengers each year throughout its 480-square mile service area, covering 15 cities and portions of the unincorporated areas of San Bernardino County. Major destinations within the Omnitrans service area include transportation centers, medical centers, educational facilities, shopping malls, business parks, and community centers.
Board of Directors
Omnitrans is a Joint Powers Authority (JPA) administered by a Board of Directors, made up of the Mayor or Council Member from each member-City and four Supervisors of the County of San Bernardino. Each City and the County has one designated alternate Board Member.
The Board of Directors holds its regularly scheduled meeting on the first Wednesday of each month at 8:00 a.m. in Omnitrans Metro Facility (San Bernardino) Board Room. The Board has four standing Committees: Administrative and Finance Committee, Plans and Programs Committee, Operations and Safety Committee, and Executive Committee. Committee schedules vary. All meetings are open to the public in compliance with the Ralph M. Brown Act. View the Meetings & Agendas page.
Board meetings are presided by the Board-elected Chair. In addition, a Vice-Chair is elected by the Board. The Omnitrans CEO/General Manager is the Secretary to the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is responsible for such acts as adopting the budget, appointing the CEO/General Manager, appointing a technical committee, establishing policy, and adopting rules and regulations for the conduct of business.
Omnitrans Board of Directors
|Chair: David Avila||Yucaipa|
|Vice Chair: John Dutrey||Montclair|
|Supervisor Curt Hagman||County|
|Supervisor Josie Gonzales||County|
|Supervisor Dawn Rowe||County|
|Supervisor Janice Rutherford||County|
|Cynthia Moran||Chino Hills|
|John B. Roberts, Jr.||Fontana|
|Darcy McNaboe||Grand Terrace|
|Ron Dailey||Loma Linda|
|Sam Spagnolo||Rancho Cucamonga|
|John Valdivia||San Bernardino|
For a listing of department heads, please view the Omnitrans management organization chart.
Interim CEO/General Manager Erin Rogers
Erin Rogers was appointed Interim CEO/General Manager in November 2019 after two years as Deputy General Manager. She brings three decades of experience in the transit industry to her leadership role at Omnitrans including 16 years at Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA). There, she held the position of Assistant General Manager for 10 years and was responsible for oversight and management of all fixed route bus and paratransit operations.
Prior to joining Omnitrans, Rogers worked for MV Transportation, Inc. as a Regional Vice President. In this role, she was responsible for the oversight of operating contracts with clients such as Los Angeles County Metro, North County Transit District in Oceanside, and Omnitrans.
Erin is a native of Syracuse, New York. She graduated from State University of New York, Geneseo with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications. She started her career with DAVE Transportation Services, Inc. in Boston, MA, working as a paratransit manager. Rogers has been active in industry forums such as Women’s Transportation Seminar and participated in Leadership APTA (American Public Transportation Association) and its Eno Executive Seminar.
Placing your message on an Omnitrans vehicle or at a busy stop or station location generates significant exposure and is an affordable, cost-effective way to get your message out to the 1.4 million people who reside in the San Bernardino Valley. Omnitrans offers advertisers various types of transit advertising.
- Interior bus cards or posters
- Exterior bus ads from traditional sizes to full wraps
- Access paratransit vehicle ads
- Bus shelter posters
- sbX station posters
- San Bernardino Transit Center posters
- Onboard Audio Advertising
Omnitrans offers onboard audio ads which can be targeted by line, time of day or geographic location. Please contact Nate Brinkman at Commuter Advertising for more information: 937-641-8980, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org