KL2 Places TriMet GM
The Hillsborough Tribune's Jim Redden reports that TriMet's Board of Directors has named Doug Kelsey as the single finalist in the search for a new General Manager. Current GM Neil McFarlane announced his upcoming retirement late last year. An international search to replace McFarlane was announced shortly after he announced his upcoming retirement. Kelsey previously served in many capacities at TransLink, including Chief Operating Officer. He also led subsidiary British Columbia Rapid Transit Company Ltd. as President and General Manager, was President of subsidiary Coast Mountain Bus Company and served as President and Chief Executive Officer of subsidiary West Coast Express.