Amber Ellis - August 2023 Operator of the Month
August 2023: Amber Ellis
"I got delayed on the E train. This bus driver saw me running for the FF1 and briefly waited for me. This was the last bus to Boulder and I am grateful to be going home! Thank you, bus driver!"
Operator of the Month Q&A
How long have you driven for RTD? Have you always been a bus driver?
I have been driving with RTD since November 4.
What were you in a previous life?
I was a CNA (Caregiver) and Amazon Delivery Driver.
What do you like best about your job?
I enjoy learning different routes that take you from city to city.
If you could listen to music while working, what type would you choose?
I would enjoy listening to R&B, and Hip Hop.
If you could deck out your bus, what style would it be?
I would choose a 90's theme.
If you could change your uniform color, what color would you prefer?
I would choose an all lime green or all white uniform.
What type of service would you drive if given the choice? What is your favorite service to drive or operate?
I would drive the Shopper Special or the MLX.