Northwest Director

Chuck Lawson, C.D.P.T.

El Renio Public Schools
100 S Bickford
El Reno, OK 73036
(405) 262-1703 Office
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Mr. Lawson began his career in transportation in 1982 with Geary Public Schools as a bus driver.  Lawson became the Director of Transportation for Geary Public Schools in 1984.  In 2008 Mr. Lawson accepted the position of Transportation Director at El Reno Public Schools. 

Lawson became a member of OAPT in 1999.  Lawson joined the OAPT Board of Directors in 2005 serving on the leadership team.  Lawson served as OAPT President in 2007 and 2014 and has also served on the board as Northwest Director and currently holds that position. 

In 2005 Lawson became a Certified Director of Pupil Transportation (CDPT) by NAPT.  Lawson is a Certified School Bus Inspector for the State of Oklahoma, a Certified School Bus Driver Instructor, and was an Oklahoma delegate to the national Conference on School Transportation in 2005, 2010, and 2015.

Lawson says, “OAPT has allowed me to stay up to date with all changes in CDL and school transportation and has been a great resource for meeting with other directors and learning new things.”