May 23, 2017, 10:53 AM

First Student Driver Grace Ogden from Kingston, NY named School Bus Driver of the Year

First Student Driver Grace Ogden Awarded Driver of the YearMost people can drive a car, but it takes someone special to drive a bus.

Recently bus Driver Grace Ogden from Location #20659 in Kingston, New York was named School Bus Driver of the Year by the Ulster County Traffic Safety Board and Operation Safe STOP.

This cooperative project across the State of New York promotes school bus safety through education and law enforcement efforts.

Grace was recognized for her outstanding service and safety record while transporting students for the Kingston School District.

“Grace is a valuable asset to our Location,” said Location Manager George Henderson. “She is a loyal, dedicated team player who always exhibits a great attitude towards the children she transports.”

For more than 24 years, Grace has been driving a school bus. During her career, she has driven the same elementary route for the past 16 years. 

She has an incredible safety record with zero accidents and injuries!