Per MAPT Policy and Procedures, there are three levels of members for MAPT. Associate 1, 2, and 3. Each level has a separate ballot as only members in each Associate level may vote for those running for a position within the same level. Therefore if you are a Director or Supervisor you are and Associate 1 member, and therefore may only vote using the Associate 1 ballot. Below you will find what each associate membership level includes.
In accordance with the Maine Association for Pupil Transportation Policy and Procedures Manual, Section 2, Article III
Associate 1 Members- To consist of pupil transportation supervisors and administrators, private pupil transportation services contractors who operate within the State of Maine, representative(s) from Maine state and local Law Enforcement Agencies, and, representatives from State Agencies that have pupil transportation responsibilities (including preschool and Head Start).
Associate 2 Members- To consist of State of Maine certified driver trainers, school bus drivers, and mechanics. Also includes other Pupil Transportation support and administrative personnel (i.e. safety directors, dispatchers, aides/monitors/educational technicians, special education directors, and etc.