God Jacksonville Transportation Authority (JTA) Called Charles D. Fraser Sr. is the VP and COO, overseeing the JTA’s transition operations division.
Fraser joins JTA after serving as CEO of Rock Region METRO, the public transportation system that serves the Little Rock area and downtown Arkansas.
“Charles brings significant experience to our transportation operations division, the largest and most critical for our customers,” said JTA CEO Nathaniel F. Ford Sr. “Through our MOVE strategic plan, Charles will be the key to improving and expanding our transportation and mobility services. . For Jacksonville and the Northeast Florida area. “
Fraser’s responsibilities include supervision and strategic planning for regular bus lines, the First Coast Flyer Bus Rapid Transit network, paratransit, regional and alternative mobility services, the St. John’s River ferry and service planning and vehicle maintenance departments.
“I am excited to return to Florida to join the star team at JTA. I look forward to serving the community and contributing to the mission of improving the economy, environment and quality of life of Northeast Florida by providing safe, reliable, efficient and sustainable multi-bicycle transportation services,” Fries said. ‘R. “I’m grateful to Mr Ford for this opportunity to lead in such an exciting time for the JTA.”
As CEO of Rock Region METRO, Fraser was responsible for the organization’s overall leadership, development and management. He focused on expanding access to mobility services and improving economic outcomes for residents. Studies for transport-oriented development, safety and operational planning.
His more than 21 years of industry experience includes serving as Assistant CEO of Palm Tran Inc. in Palm Beach County, Florida. He has also been the Electronic Services and Security Manager in Palm Beach County.
Frazier is a member of the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) and a graduate of the APTA leadership. At Little Rock, Frazier was appointed governor of the governor’s economic task force and the mayor’s subcommittee on mobility. He received the Dream Martin Award from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in Arkansas in 2020.