Southeast Polk is pleased to recognize Daniel Schultz, Director of Transportation, on his recent advanced certification as a Director of Pupil Transportation (CDPT).  This certification rewards Daniel as qualified to serve as the top administrator of a pupil transportation system. 

To qualify for this certification, applicants must demonstrate that they are capable of handling a position which involves establishing programs and policies, setting standards, developing materials, and providing leadership to achieve designated goals. Applicants for this certification should have at least five years of experience in a pupil transportation position of responsibility commensurate with the category of certification.

Daniel shared, “With my many years of experience in student transportation, my goal is to elevate the profession through increased education and credentials and, in the process, groom the next generation of school transportation professionals.  I have personally worked for this at Southeast Polk and want to bring more public awareness to help schools across Iowa.” 

Daniel has been working towards this certification and the district is proud of his accomplishment. Congratulations!