Name: Eric L. Kinney
Job Title: Director of Transportation
Property: University Village
1.) How long have you been with Homestead? With Homestead U since 8/10/12 and with University Village since 1/1/06
2.) What were you doing before Homestead? Franklin County Board D.D. 1/14/02 – present
3.) Where are you originally from? Columbus, OH
4.) What’s your favorite part about being a Homestead Employee? To have the opportunity to grow with the company, family atmosphere & red buses
5.) What do you like to do outside of work? Spend time with family. I like to buy, sell and race cars, motorcycles and boats. Basically anything cool.
6.) What’s your favorite band or type of music? White Snake (Here I Go Again). All types of music.
7.) What’s your favorite website? Craigslist
8.) What’s your favorite local restaurant? Red Lobster
9.) What’s your dream vacation? Alaska
10.) What’s the best TV show you’ve seen lately? NCIS and Street Outlaws
11.) What’s your favorite Homestead memory? Driving the buses from Las Vegas and Florida to Columbus. And driving the new NorthPointe bus from Columbus to Tucson.
*Eric is the Service Manager for Franklin County Board Of D.D. He’s in charge of the maintenance of 165 buses and 130 vans. His team transports people with disabilities in the franklin county area. The buses are all equipped with wheel chair lifts along with 90 of are vans. They have two compound Garages that Eric over sees the maintenance for all of the vehicles.Share