About

Getting Idahoans from Point A to Point B

The Community Transportation Association of Idaho (CTAI) is a member-based organization whose mission is to provide members, partners, and communities with resources and information to advance mobility and transportation to all people. Founded in 1979, CTAI’s   members includes nonprofit, for-profit, public transportation providers, and other partners, all committed to providing transportation options to individuals and families throughout Idaho.

Our Mission

Community Transportation Association of Idaho (CTAI) is dedicated to continuously empowering individuals and communities to develop and sustain transportation systems that foster economic vitality and improves quality of life for all. Our focus is on facilitating transportation to allow access to the “Four Pillars” of public transportation: Employment, Healthcare, Education, and Recreation.

Our Vision

Safe, high quality, affordable, accessible, multimodal transportation options that promote vibrant, healthy, and economically sustainable communities.

Board & Committees

The Community Transportation Association of Idaho volunteer Board of Directors and Committees provide guidance to the management of the Association. These individuals are dedicated to working together to advance mobility in Idaho.

Board of Directors

Kelli Badesheim, Chair​

Valley Regional Transit
Ada County, District 3

Skyler Beebe, Vice-Chair

Pocatello Regional Transit - Director of Operations
Bannock County, District 5

David Butzier, Treasurer

AECOM
Ada County, District 3

Jody Bieze, Secretary

Kootenai County Public Transportation
Citylink North Kootenai County, District 1

Darren Talley

Private NEMT Provider
Bonner County, District 1

Scot Oliver

Idaho Smart Growth
Ada County, District 3

Ben Aiman

SMART
Latah County, District 2

Terri Lindenberg​

Treasure Valley Transit
Canyon County, District 3

Kim MacPherson

Mountain Rides
Blaine County, District 4

Executive Committee

The Community Transportation Association of Idaho (CTAI) Executive Committee’s responsibility is to set financial policy and procedure, oversee the development of budgets and monitor the financial performance of CTAI. The committee promotes CTAI’s financial success and monitors the long and short-term financial goals of the Association. The committee provides input regarding CTAI needs and makes recommendations to the Association Board that relate to the financial health of the organization.

Kelli Badesheim, Chair​

Valley Regional Transit
Ada County, District 3

Skyler Beebe, Vice-Chair

Pocatello Regional Transit - Director of Operations
Bannock County, District 5
Board Term - September 2017​

David Butzier, Treasurer

AECOM
Ada County, District 3

Jody Bieze, Secretary

Kootenai County Public Transportation
Citylink North Kootenai County, District 1

Membership Committee

The Community Transportation Association of Idaho (CTAI) Membership Committee is charged by the Board of Director’s with the responsibility of guiding the member acquisition and retention policies of CTAI. The committee provides input regarding CTAI needs and makes recommendations to the Board of Directors that relate to membership acquisition and retention policy.

Ben Aiman

SMART
Latah County, District 2

Skyler Beebe, Vice-Chair

Pocatello Regional Transit - Director of Operations
Bannock County, District 5

Terri Lindenberg​

Treasure Valley Transit
Canyon County, District 3

Scot Oliver

Idaho Smart Growth
Ada County, District 3

Darren Talley

Private NEMT Provider
Bonner County, District 1