Leadership Team

Kevin Means - Edmond Public Schools
Cell Phone - (405) 340-2962
Email - Kevin.means@edmondschools.net
Tom Potter- Sapulpa Public Schools
Office Phone - (918) 224-7089
Cell Phone - (918) 946-3635
Email - tpotter@sapulpaps.org

Trent Gibson - State Director - State Department of Education
Phone - (405) 521-3471
Email - trent.gibson@sde.ok.gov

Donnie Ryan - Putnam City Schools
Phone - (405) 789-3244

Email - dryan@putnamcityschools.org



                                                  Joel Illgen - Putnam City Schools
                                                  Phone - (405) 789-3244
                                                  Email - jillgen@putnamcityschools.org






Mr. Illgen serves as Director of Transportation for Putnam City Schools located in Northwest Oklahoma City.  He began his tenure as the director of transportation in 2015 and has served as an Oklahoma school bus driver, educator and school principal.  Mr. Illgen earned his Bachelors Degree of Education in 1991 from Oral Roberts University and his Masters of Educational Administration, Curriculum and Supervision in 2009 from the University of Oklahoma.


Putnam City serves the transportation needs of nearly 8000 students daily.   He enjoys serving OAPT and fully supports its mission to facilitate quality education and assistance.   Mr. Illgen says, “OAPT provides a critical role and holds an extremely valuable place for the exchange of information regarding students and school transportation.  Our network holds professional standing as a leader in school transportation and I am grateful for the constructive discussion OAPT has with stakeholders, regulatory agencies, school district leaders and staff. ”