Employee Of the Year


 Rickie Stimbert

Operations and Training Supervisor


Operations Supervisor Rickie Stimbert is the best of what an extraordinary employee represents at Clallam Transit! 


Rickie demonstrates consistent energy, enthusiasm, and authority in her role as a CTS supervisor. She provides constant support by inquiring about employees’ well-being and by offering helpful advice. Her suggestions help to make the Operator role easier to perform and assures that performance aligns with CTS policy. 


In interactions with customers, she is calm, kind, and explains CTS policy clearly and effectively. This process and demeanor are difficult skills to master. This is a commendable achievement.


Rickie openly and strongly espouses good operating practices and principles. She pursues her objective, to make CTS service better, more enthusiastically than any other employees. 


Congratulations, Rickie – We’re proud to honor you!


Employee of the Quarter

First Quarter 2018

Ann Rider

Transit Operator

Ann is being commended for her performance as a Transit Operator as well as for her duties as a Relief Dispatcher. She has been recognized by her co-workers for her ability to remain calm and professional during difficult situations. CTS and its passengers are grateful for her dedicated service.


Congratulations Ann!



Third Quarter 2017

Don Trautman

Transit Operator

Don has been recognized for his overall job performance, pleasant nature, and his "can do" attitude. Don's selection recognizes the extra effort he has made on behalf of Clallam Transit System and all of its employees.


Congratulations Don!

Employee of the Quarter

Fourth Quarter 2017

Steve Hopkins

Operations and Planning Manager

Steve is recognized for outstanding job performance in addition to the many efforts on behalf of Clallam Transit System. Steve has been instrumental in the crafting of additional bus service for the community along with the daily trips to Bainbridge Island ferry terminal on the Strait Shot 123 route, connecting Port Angeles to Seattle. CTS is a better place since Steve's arrival in 2016.

Congratulations Steve!



Second Quarter 2017

Barb Dixon

Paratransit Dispatcher

Barb was recognized for her excellent management skills with adjusting drivers’ schedules to ever-changing clients’ pickup times with keeping the service running smoothly. Barb has held her position as a dispatcher for 16 years.

Congratulations Barb!