Vanpool Council


The Vanpool Council of the Association for Commuter Transportation addresses and shares information related to vanpools, vanpool programs, public-private partnerships for delivery of vanpool services, contracting, program management, customer services, and promotional issues, among other topics.

The council has four workgroups that help address specific issues and concerns of the council members:

  • Communications – providing vanpool-related materials to ACT for social media, newsletters, etc.
  • Directory – collecting data/key performance indicators from vanpool programs
  • International Conference Sessions – coordinating vanpool-specific training sessions for the annual conference, professional development sessions, or other training venues
  • Public Policy –  reviewing public policy initiatives, and advocating for vanpool related issues


Policy brief: Buy America & Vanpooling

November 2023 

Meetings & Events

The Vanpool Council is developing their next meeting agenda. Check out the recordings from past events:

The Vanpool Council will have an in-person meeting at the 38th Annual International Conference in Denver, CO, August 4 - 7, 2024. Details will be posted when available. 
Vanpool Council Resources

Vanpool Council Leaders

Michelle Althoff
Michelle Althoff
Group Commute Manager Commute with Enterprise
Angie Wilkie
Angie Wilkie
Vanpool Program Coordinator Valley Metro 602-999-9207
Vice Chair
Kyle McPherson
Kyle McPherson
Sr. Vanpool Coordinator Intercity Transit (360)705-5848