Operators Of The Month

Briana Perkins - February 2024

February 2024: Briana Perkins

"I drove for twenty years with a class A passenger/ bus endorsement. The driver this night was the BEST driver I've ever rode with. Smooth acceleration and smooth braking abilities. Please give her the accolades she obviously deserves. Bus driver 6130 January 6 @ 38th and Blake Station at 9:p.m. Kudos to you on a job well done. Attitude was on par with her driving skills."

Operator of the Month Q&A

How long have you driven for RTD?

7 weeks.

What were you in a previous life?

A school bus driver and a Waste Management driver.

What do you like best about your job?

The freedom of the job. It’s outside and the diversity of the drivers and customers.

If you could listen to music while working, what type would you choose?

I would listen to Jazz (instrumental).

If you could deck out your bus, what style would it be?

70’s – Bell-bottom pants, big hair, colorful.

If you could change your uniform color, what color would you prefer?

The uniform is okay now, maybe be able to wear jeans on Friday.

What type of service would you drive if given the chance?

Routes that go by schools, I enjoy the interaction with kids. What is your favorite service to drive or operate? Local routes at night.

By RTD Staff