Stanislaus Regional Transit Authority
Modesto, California

Chief Executive Officer
Annual salary range: $160,000 to $230,000
Application deadline: Monday, September 20, 2021.

This is an exciting and rare opportunity for an experienced, hands-on leader to shape the future of a new transit agency.

The Stanislaus Regional Transit Authority (StanRTA or the Authority) is the transit system in Stanislaus County. On January 26, 2021, Stanislaus County and the City of Modesto voted to form a joint powers agency to create the Stanislaus Regional Transit Authority to better provide transit services in the region. Stanislaus County is located in Central California within 90 minutes of the San Francisco Bay Area, the Silicon Valley, Sacramento, the Sierra Nevada Mountains and California’s Central Coast.

Appointed by and reporting to the Board of Directors, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) plans, organizes, manages, supervises, and administers the activities, operations and services of the Stanislaus Regional Transit Authority (StanRTA) to ensure that the service provided by StanRTA effectively meets the needs of users. The CEO exercises a wide range of discretionary decision making and management responsibilities related to the organization and administration of all agency operations and functions. The CEO also exercises responsibility for the effective implementation of Board policies and for the development of organizational objectives designed to ensure the success of the agency’s future operation.

To be considered, please submit a cover letter, list of six work-related references, and resume to:

For more information contact:

Pam Derby
CPS HR Consulting

To view an online brochure for this position visit:
Stanislaus Regional Transit Authority website:

The Stanislaus Regional Transit Authority is an equal opportunity employer.