DAVID W. SCHMIDT ELECTED CHAIR OF MUSEUM OF BUS TRANSPORTATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS
February 1, 2017, (Sainte Claire, QC) – Prevost is pleased to announce that David W. Schmidt, Prevost regional sales manager, has been elected board chairperson and museum president for the Museum of Bus Transportation.
Located in Hershey, Pa., the Museum of Bus Transportation is the bus industry’s most complete museum of bus history education and information. It represents school buses, transit buses and motorcoaches, and features more than 30 historical vehicles and various industry memorabilia.
“I’m excited by the opportunity to lead the museum’s executive committee,” Schmidt says of his two-year term. “We have identified a number of initiatives that we are eager to pursue, including increasing awareness of the museum within the industry and improving our operational efficiencies. I look forward to working with our wonderful team of volunteers, both on the board and at the museum itself, to accomplish these goals.”
A graduate of Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa., Schmidt has spent 44 years in the motorcoach industry, including 30 years with Prevost. He has been a member of the museum since 1995 and a member of the board of directors since 2016.
More information on the museum can be found at www.BusMuseum.org.