Southwestern Ohio Regional Transit Authority (SORTA)

Expiration Date Member Last Member First Represents
12/15/2022 Sheets Sara City of Cincinnati
12/16/2022 Hinton Roderick City of Cincinnati
12/16/2022 Robinson Gwen City of Cincinnati
VACANT   City of Cincinnati
12/16/2023 Keesee Kreg City of Cincinnati
12/31/2024 Clark Chelsea Hamilton County
12/31/2024 Driehaus Dan Hamilton County
12/31/2024 Brice, Jr. Anthony Hamilton County
12/31/2025 Smith Kazava Hamilton County
12/31/2025 Taylor Sonja Hamilton County
12/31/2026 Bedi Jay Warren County (non-voting)
12/31/2026 Simpson Gregory Clermont County (non-voting)
12/31/2026 Emeneker Trenton Butler County (non-voting)
12/31/2026 Ethridge Blake Hamilton County
12/31/2026 Kelly Neil Hamilton County
12/31/2026 Moss Briana Hamilton County



The authority shall exercise in its own name all the rights, powers, and duties vested in and conferred upon it by Ohio Revised Code, Section 306.30 to 306.53.

Establishing Authority:

Ohio Revised Code, Section 306.02


SORTA is governed by a 16-member volunteer citizens' board of trustees. Five trustees are appointed by the City of Cincinnati and Eleven are appointed by Hamilton County. Hamilton County appoints Eight of its own trustees and one each representing Butler, Clermont and Warren counties. The trustees representing Butler, Clermont, and Warren Counties are non-voting members of the board.


Members are appointed to three-year terms.


Natalie Krusling
Board Liaison
Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority (SORTA/Metro)
525 Vine Street, Suite 500
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Phone: (513) 632-7669
Email: [email protected]