President

Billy Whittenburg, C.D.P.T.
Durant Public Schools
1323
Waco St
Durant, OK 74701


Email - billy.whittenburg@durantisd.org
Email - billy.whittenburg@oaptonline.org

Mr. Whittenburg began is career with the Durant Public Schools Transportation Department in August 1978. The Durant school district has been actively involved with the OAPT since 1978.

Mr. Whittenburg has served on the OAPT Board of Directors for many years in different capacities:  South East Regional Director 1991 - 1994, President Elect 1996 - 97, President 1997-98, Vendor Liaison 1999 – 2003, South East Regional Director 2011 - 2015, and currently holds the position of President - Elect.

Mr. Whittenburg has served as a state delegate from Oklahoma in 2005, 2010, and 2015 at the National Congress on School Transportation. He is a state certified instructor for bus driver training and instructor training for School Bus Mechanics. In 1992 Mr. Whittenburg became one of the first CDL third party examiners for the Oklahoma Department of Public Safety and continues that process today.

Mr. Whittenburg says, "Being part of this organization has helped our school system resolve many transportation issues, which include legal, safety, and mechanical problems, these along with the SOS program play a vital role in our day to day operations.   The Durant Public Schools Transportation Department has developed a great program over the years and I am very grateful to the OAPT and the Membership for helping me find new solutions to the never ending problems that arise in our business.  I consider it an honor to be involved with this organization."