Stephen Gebhard brings over 40 years of transit maintenance and operations management expertise to every facility and organization he successfully manages. His critical problem-solving aptitude helps evaluate gaps in maintenance programs and inventory operations to streamline processes to improve on-time performance without sacrificing quality. Stephen utilizes his vast direct knowledge of fleet vehicle types and preventive maintenance programs to manage expansive systems within budget. As a successful leader, Stephen forges relationships at all levels to maintain union contracts and mitigate disputes. Stephen leverages his broad computer technology skills to implement system-wide updates to enhance maintenance operations and inventory systems. As a maintenance strategist and firm believer of regular assessments and evaluations, Stephen adjusts and customizes detailed plans to improve vehicle maintenance and safety protocols to avoid unplanned, costly vehicle overhauls.