BS, Industrial Psychology
Nick currently leads First Transit’s Transit Management Services division as Senior Vice President. He has nearly four decades of experience in the public transit industry, including more than 32 years with First Transit and its predecessor companies. He has management experience in all First Transit’s product lines including transit management services, call center operations, and turnkey public transit operations and has lived in seven states since graduating, the last fifteen in Arizona before returning to Massachusetts.
First Transit is a professional transportation management and services company based in Cincinnati, OH with operations throughout North America.
Nick began his career as a sophomore working for Bridgewater State College Transit Service while earning his degree. Nick credits his experience from the front line to managing the BSC transit system his senior year with a successful career as an executive.
Nick’s non-profit board experience includes serving the Arizona Transit Association, the American Public Transportation Association’s Business Member Board of Governors, Vice Chair for About Care, a provider of transportation services for the elderly and homebound through a volunteer network in the Chandler and Gilbert (AZ) area, and lastly, the Dignity Health Foundation of the East Valley which raises funds in the community to advance the facilities and equipment of both of Dignity Health’s local hospitals in Chandler and Gilbert, AZ.
BSC was a major factor in preparing me to take full advantage of the opportunities that have led to a rewarding and successful career. My goal as a BAA board member is to be equally as giving of my time and energy in helping mentor students as some great people did for me during my years at BSC.