Super Commuter Profiles

Super Juggler-Chad Howard!

Super Juggler-Chad Howard!

As many of us have settled into our new routines of working from home, it’s important to take note of how we got here. Change is difficult and transitions can be tricky to navigate with colleagues, supervisors, and our families. We’re taking this moment to reflect on...

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Dr. Mindy Williams super teleworker

Dr. Mindy Williams super teleworker

For nearly two months now it feels like many Oregonians have been in one long crash course on teleworking! We’ve covered the basics, now we’re interested in how teleworking practices have evolved. We spoke to Dr. Mindy Williams, Professor of English at COCC, about her...

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Supercommuter raises funds during COVID-19 restrictions

Supercommuter raises funds during COVID-19 restrictions

Super Commuter: Mark Stockamp is “Racing” Money for NeighborImpact In a time when access to basic necessities is more important than ever, distance runner Mark Stockamp is finding his own way to give back to his community. On Saturday, April 25th , Mark will set out...

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Super Commuter: Walking School Bus Leader, Rebecca Watson

Super Commuter: Walking School Bus Leader, Rebecca Watson

Name: Rebecca Watson Occupation: Walking School Bus Leader Can be Spotted: Weekday mornings and afternoons along Neff Rd. Meet Rebecca, one of the star Leaders that guide elementary school children to and from school every day as part of Commute Options’ Walking...

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City of Bend Commuter SUPER Star

City of Bend Commuter SUPER Star

Robin Lewis is a year-around Super Commuter! She rides in the sunshine and walks when its slick. There's no weather that holds this rock star back from an active commute to/from her job at the City of Bend where she works to improve our streets. Thanks Robin, you...

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Super Commuting in Grant County

Super Commuting in Grant County

Name: Ruth Harris Age: 91 Occupation: Retired Hometown: In John Day since the 50's Most days you can find Ruth Harris riding the People Mover Bus around John Day and to Prairie City. While she may be riding to run errands to the post office or local grocery, Ruth is...

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A Champion for Transportation Options in Rural Oregon

A Champion for Transportation Options in Rural Oregon

Name: Tami Black Occupation: President of TAC Transportation, Inc., dba Pacific Crest  Bus Lines Hometown: Bend, OR Age: 49 Tell us a little bit about your business and how it relates to transportation options in greater central Oregon and Oregon. Pacific Crest Bus...

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This Super Commuter is Energized With a New E-Bike

This Super Commuter is Energized With a New E-Bike

Name: Katy Bryce Age: 46 Occupation: Business Owner & Freelance Writer Hometown: Bend, Oregon What is your typical “super commuter” mode of transportation? (i.e. do you walk, ride a bike, carpool, skateboard, etc.) Depending on where I’m going, I walk, ride my...

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Super Commuter Maria Remillard

Super Commuter Maria Remillard

Name: Maria Remillard Occupation: Walking School Bus Leader and AmeriCorps volunteer at East Bend Boys and Girls Club Age: 22 Town where you live: Bend, OR What is your typical “super commuter” mode of transportation? I’m a Walking School Bus Leader for Bear Creek...

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Nearly 100 Miles a Day by Biking and Vanpooling!

Nearly 100 Miles a Day by Biking and Vanpooling!

LeeAnne Fergason Occupation: Safe Routes to School Infrastructure Program Manager, ODOT Age: 39 City where you live: Portland City that you Super Commute to: Salem What is your typical “super commuter” mode of transportation? Because I live in Portland and work in...

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