The NC School Bus Specifications Committee

The NC School Bus Specification Committee is comprised of members of the school bus transportation community around the state and is charged with the task of reviewing and revising the state specifications for school buses, activity buses and state service vehicles. These revisions are based on feedback received from bus drivers, bus technicians, transportation directors, DMV, DPI and DOA personnel. Each committee members serves a four-year term.  The state is broken into 3 area’s, Eastern, Central and Western for representation on the committee. Each area has a Transportation Director and two (2) bus technicians.

The Specification Committee has fourteen (14) voting members and four (4) non-voting members.

The following shows the committee breakdown:

Voting Members

  • NCDPI Consultants (3)
  • NCDMV (2)
  • Western Area (3)
  • Central Area (3)
  • Eastern Area (3)

Non-Voting Members

  • DOA Division of Purchase and Contract (1)
  • Section Chief NCDPI (1)
  • Fleet Consultant NCDPI, Executive Secretary (1)
  • NCPTA School Bus Inspector Winner (current year) (1)

We currently have the following vacancies on the Specification Committee:

  • Western Area: Director and bus technician
  • Central Area: Director
  • Eastern Area: Director and (2) bus technicians

If you have an interest in serving on the specification committee, please download an application by clicking here  and email your field consultant.

Please contact a member in your district with any concerns that have bearing on the safety, design and efficiency of school buses, activity buses or state service trucks in North Carolina.  

Danny Reed Danny Reed- DPI Western Field Consultant. 15 years of service in school bus transportation. AC Sprinkle A.C. Sprinkle - Jackson County Lead Shop Foreman. 22 years of school bus transportation
  Vacant - Western
Vacant - Central Brian Moeller

Brian Moeller - Rowan Salisbury Schools, Transportation Supervisor. 13 years of School Bus  Experience.

Vacant - Western Vacant - Eastern
Steve Fagg Steve Fagg -  Stokes County Shop Foreman. 23 years of service in school bus transportation Shannon Ennis Shannon Ennis - DPI Eastern Field Consultant. 21 years of service in school bus transportation.
Vacant - Eastern Anthony Avant Anthony Avant - DPI Central Field Consultant. 21 years of service in school bus transportation.

Vacant - Eastern

Dustin Wells Dustin Wells - Pitt County “2018 NC Best Inspector” Contest winner
Ross Mcclellan

Ross Mcclellan - NCDOT School Bus Traffic Safety, Driver Education Program Specialist. 11 years of service NCDOT and holds a FAA Airframes and PowerPlants license with 23 years of Helicopter maintenance.

William Locklear William Locklear - NCDOT/DMV School Bus and Traffic Safety Section. 22 years of service as a school bus driver trainer in Robeson County.