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MARCH 2021 MILESTONES

40 Years

IT Services: Peter Webb
Transit Control: Lynford Cohall
Wheel-Trans: Ross Visconti

35 Years

Bus Maintenance/Shops: Ralph Fallico, Craig Owens
Rail Cars/Shops: Aaron Bertram, Joseph Pantaleo

30 Years

Bus Maintenance/Shops: Steven McGill
Bus Transportation: Jerry Cabral
Investigative Services: Bruna Augurusa
Rail Cars/Shops: Norm Hilder, Maxwell Lindo, Frank Logrippo
Safety/Environment: Silvia Modugno
Streetcar Infrastructure: Brian Frendo, Dean Burzese, Nunzio Fuina

25 Years

Bus Maintenance/Shops: Enzo Chiacchia, Carmelo Consagra, Blair MacDonald, David McDowell, Ron Williams
Bus Transportation: Brauwun Jones
Stations: Domenic DeSantis
Subway Infrastructure: Rajnish Bhukal, Vincenzo D’Agostino, Michael Drew, Alphanso James, Michael Syptak, Jeffrey Nasseir
Transit Control: Hugh Donaghey

20 Years

Bus Maintenance/Shops: Antonio Gullone, Savas Siakotos, David Tonon
Bus Transportation: Mohammed Ali, Vertille Campbell, Donald Delay, Andreas Fili, Michael Mohan, Devon Nembhard, Surinder Rai
Customer Service Centre: Verna Brown
Plant Maintenance: Yohannes Kassa
Rail Cars/Shops: Richard Quesnelle
Stations: Hugh Powell
Streetcar Infrastructure: Lucio Chiappetta
Subway Infrastructure: Zygmunt Sieniakiewicz
Transit Control: Tracey Pike

15 Years

Bus Transportation: Patrick Bygrave, Philip Hoosain, David Lamb, Benjamin McBean, Junior Walker
Construction: Bradley Mickus, Nelson Neves, Michael Ruel, Sheldon Worrell
IT Services: Sheri MacLeod
OTC: Calvin Soderberg
Plant Maintenance: Gabriel Maciejewski, Bruce Warman
Rail Cars/Shops: Joseph Asante, Karim Kanji, Floyd Spencer, Vince Tabuno, Felix Woodley
Stations: Paul Leow
Streetcar Infrastructure: Robert Kuchta
Streetcar Maintenance: Yuksel Ciraci, Jason Packer
Streetcar Transportation: Tara De Graaff, Derek Grosso, Ronald Shakespeare
Subway Infrastructure: Hongbin Liao, Dariusz Mikurenda, Zul Sajoo
Subway Transportation: Ray Pennant, Francis Quickert, Mark Theodoru, Constantino Tzirivilas
Transit Control: Brenden Dean, Rizwan Khan

10 Years

Bus Maintenance/Shops: Fitzpatrick Benoit, Shane Stephen, Mercier Hutchinson
Bus Transportation: Sophia Sawyers, Leonid Hanovsky, Robert Wilcox
Materials Management: Mahamud Abdi, Giovanni Iannucci, Michael Tantalo, Vincenzo Crimi
OTC: Stephen White
Plant Maintenance: Daniel Headdon
Rail Cars/Shops: George Bokun, Marco Campos
Stations: Frank Fava, Ansar Mohamedsaleem, Joe Signore, Rod Vernon
Transit Control: Niroshan Thavapalan

5 Years 

Bus Maintenance/Shops: Kevin Ah-Sien, Fayyaadh Alli, Tajinder Assie, Inshaan Bacchus, Avtar Badhan, John Boucher, Danny Cabral, Soi Dang, Victoria Falcao, Jonathan Kostevski, Kenneth Lam, Ricky Leung, Philip Luper, Ahmed Mayany, Kerwin McIntosh, Pasquale Morra, David Narine, Julien Predas, Adam Rende, Pedro Silva, Garykalai Tam, Yeqiang Zhang
Bus Transportation: Douglas Bantu, Armando Barjamaj, Jean Paul Beltran, Jose Briel, Nathanial Canning, Andrew Castillo, Jeanpierre Chiarot, Yingyau Chung, Lance Collins, Simon Cooney, Donna Dixon, Frank Fallico, Denis Filatov, Ryan Gallant, Kevin Gracey, Jude Guerrier, Yasin Hamza, Braxton Hire
Robert Howe, Jaroslaw Janusz, Digvijay Kaushal, Alexandre Kouprine, George Lalata, Justin Longley, Emil Matus, Myra McLean, Alexisglenn Nicolas, Amanda O’Sullivan, Paul Olejarz, James Panagiotidis, Milad Pourkarim, Viren Raturi, Oscar Revolone, John Rubino, Alvin Selvamohan, Bhiswa Sukhu, Brian Tan, Jesse Todorski, Sivagunan Veeravagu, Byron Waldock
Human Resources: Jessica Atherley
OTC: Ayesha Zafar
Plant Maintenance: Georgina Anokye, Adriano Paradiso, Nicholas Resendes
Property/Planning/Development: Pamela Kraft
Rail Cars/Shops: Ronald Whyte, Carolyn Woodley
Special Constable Service: Ricky Hosein
Stations: Samuel Cabioc, Edwin Francia, Michael Simoes, Lincoln Spence
Streetcar Infrastructure: Vasileios Liagkos, Benjamin Matson
Streetcar Transportation: Kyle Campbell, Joongho Jung, Jason Seales, Devanand Sukhdeo
Subway Infrastructure: Parveen Bir, Miguel Lamsaki, Giuseppe Moncada, Ali Rezaie, Taras Terlicki, Andrew Young
Transit Control: Harminder Singh
Wheel-Trans: Azem Asimovski

FEBRUARY 2021 MILESTONES

30 Years

Subway Infrastructure: Santo Mandarino

25 Years

Bus Maintenance/Shops: Robert Davis, Mike Farhoud, Ricky Fraser, Roberto Gioia, Peter Kuehnappel, Tony Pilieci
Streetcar Infrastructure: Albert Huss

20 Years

Bus Maintenance/Shops: Nikolaos Grafos, Glenroy Prince, Connie Wan
Bus Transportation: Paul Andrews, Arun Balakrishnan, Bisnauth Bharat, Bhupinder Bisla, John Cannito, Massimo Cirillo, Frank Duffy, Mark Fowler, Allan Gibson, Kevin McKeegan, Luigi Messina, Remo Minchio, Fiona O’Donoghue, Thomas Rode, Graham Scollick, Chris Siomos
Community/Stakeholder Relations: Theresa Buck
Finance: Edna Theodorakidis
IT Services: Susan Bernacchi
Materials Management: Nancy DiPirro
Plant Maintenance: Baiu Abo, Paul Day, Tony Gabriele, Ahmed Khalil
Research/Analytics: Gaetano Di Rienzo
Revenue Operations: Paul Ragona
Stations: Peter Greco
Streetcar Transportation: Wesley Prabhoo, Rajendra Prashad
Subway Infrastructure: John Barbosa, Denis Jakac, Jimmy Lim, Marvin Santillana, Frank Sturino, Francisco Tameta, Abdulwasie Yassin Ahmed, James Hanna
Wheel-Trans: Judi Doucet

15 Years

Bus Transportation: Christopher Barlow, Andri Bilaniuk, Tony Chan, Washington Emaldi, Nanor Kavassian, James Lockhart, Joseph Parente
Construction: Edmond Bujari, Mike Tonner
Major Projects: Tracy Coutu
Materials Management: Shane Likopulos
OTC: Gregg Anderson
Plant Maintenance: Leonard Turner
Project Development/Planning: Heather Walker
Rail Cars/Shops: Digvijaysin Atodaria, Pedro Canas
Streetcar Transportation: Raymond Ang
Subway Infrastructure: Salvatore Taddeo, Keith Alexander, Linda Baik, Dwight Duncan, Winifred Johnson, Kenneth Mineault, Richard Musick, Wael Wassef
Wheel-Trans: Tara Cormier, Jennifer Luck, Sriskandaraj Navaratnarajah

10 Years 

ATC Project: Joseph Carullo
Bus Maintenance/Shops: Benigno Alvarado, Franco Marchesano, Brent Mooney, Zdzislaw Morka
Bus Transportation: Gloria Izquierdo, Suhel Patel, Frederic Peters, David Tso
Engineering: Steglio Bertoia
Finance: Chunyan Lin
Human Resources: Nathaniel Verseghy
Plant Maintenance: Bojco Lazarov, Raffaele Savoia
Portfolio Management: Nitesh Sharma
Rail Cars/Shops: Diosdado Castro, Gevork Ghahramanian, Marc Ramsammy, Cindy Young
Revenue Operations: Mark Norris, Frank Sprovieri
Stations: Milica Micevski, Priyen Patel, Ranga Sedara, Arran Stewart
Streetcar Infrastructure: Nelson Loureiro, Marcello Puccia, Michael Sam, Daniel Lendvay, Luong Vuu
Subway Infrastructure: Christopher Christian, Sean Colquhoun, Jason Gaudon, Jeff Johnson, Paulo Marques, Robert Vacca, Sriram Ramachandran

5 Years 

ATC Project: Viktor Elkinbard
Bus Maintenance/Shops: Cierra Clark, Kyle Cornish, Vinh Dam, Nathaniel De Vera, Ferdinand Galitane, Nicholas Gentili, Peter Gitonga, Karl Gordon
Tauyib Khan, James Little, Joseph Hardy Lizardo, Kenneth Murray, Jose Oriundo Ortiz, Mohamed Patel, Mohamed Rashid, James Taylor, Michael Tonna, Dave Williams
Bus Transportation: Basem Abdel Majid, Abner Agarwarkar, Paul Alexander, Kevin Baksh, David Beecham, Helen Belhu, Janette Burkink, Gordon Cai, Agata Chelminska, William Chisholm, Bryan Clarke, Maria Crescitelli, Eriks Elksnins, James Espiritu, , Marcin Janda, Emerald John, Isaac King, Jason Le Gree, Andrew Leslie, Quocbinh Nguyen,  Brian Oakes, Kamil Pawlowski, Marvin Peak, Iryna Petrovych,  Jonathan Pooley,  Marcia Quidley,  Carlton Reid, Larry Roberts, Dimitrios Sebiris, Jean-marc Taylor, Dimitrios Tsolis, Sahil Verma, Vincenzo Vitellaro, Stephen Walker, Jalal Zareik
Customer Service Centre: Michael Folino
Engineering: Gennadiiy Iltchenko
Finance: Michael Wong
Human Resources: Heidi Kikoler, Poonam Pabla
Human Rights/Investigations: Nitin Pardal
IT Services: Ryan Chiu, Chong Li, Mark Wong
Marketing/Customer Experience: Heather Brown
Materials Management: Giancarlo Carano
OTC: Farooq Ghazi, Tomasz Mikurenda
Plant Maintenance: Philip Ignatius Alvarez, Giuseppe Benvenuto, Jason Coggins, Roey Gutman, Shahriar Harassi, Kieron Kelly, Sumit Kumar, Ryan Mak, Domenic Modanese, Hermelinda Navarro, Raffaele Orsi, Angelo Pellizari, Hong Qi, Jason Waugh, Ming Zhou
Rail Cars/Shops: Abdallah Al Faouri, Mohamed Cassim, Eric Chan, Spiros Gavrielatos, Natasha Kerr, Ibnu Mahmood, Matthew McMenemy, Krunal Mistry
Ahsan Pashton, Craig Phillips, Bozidarka Stancevska, Francis Tan, William Todd, Manuel Viterbo
Revenue Operations: Rizvan Mansuri, Jannette Munoz, Desmond Savage, Rustam Ubayduloev
Stations: Mohamed Ansar, Gurinder Bhatti, Raul Boquerin, Mohamed Buhardeen, Dexter Costales, Methodis Enobakhare, Hershell Jarvis, Alejandro Marabut, Ariel Ocampo, Robert Parent, Helena Pereira, Ameer Rashidi, Aleks Szklanko, Hung Ta, Roberto Valte, Gautam Varma, Jimmy Wu
Streetcar Infrastructure: John Abejo
Streetcar Maintenance: Anett Avelin, Bruno Fragomeni, Richard Sankar
Streetcar Transportation: Thedore Grozdanis, Gaurav Puri
Subway Infrastructure: Anthony Berardi, Philip Chan, Ricardo Daquigan, Amadou Diallo, Yefan Hu, Robert James, Waseem Kleman, Anthony Lyle Wade, Brendan Mc Intyre, Conrad McEwan, Jeffry Moules Dunn, Jason Pereira, Jasmine Perot, Wade Pye, Leslie Rachar, Daniel Ragbir, Mohammed Rahman, Peter Roberts, Ted Butcher, Jonathan Muckle, Kyle Pilling
Talent Management: Diana Akasa
Transit Control: Richard Doan, Ivan Salomon
Wheel-Trans: Jonathan Boysen, Daniel Herrera, Zabee Kobari, John McMullan, Meranda Moonesar, Adam Oztopaloglu

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