We come to work every day with one common goal, to design, build, sell and service the world's finest school bus. That's what we do - no distractions, no competing priorities.
Matt Stevenson has been Blue Bird's President since July 2021, and took on the title of CEO in November of 2021. Earlier in his 20-plus year career, Mr. Stevenson held various leadership roles in the commercial vehicle industry, including President and General Manager of Meritor WABCO and executive positions at Bridgestone Americas, Inc., Meritor, Inc., and Daimler Trucks North America, LLC.
Steve Girardin is President and CEO of Micro Bird Inc, a joint venture between Blue Bird and the Girardin Family. Mr. Girardin has more than 25 years of innovation, manufacturing, sales, service and fleet operations experience in the North American bus industry. Mr. Girardin has spent the last 20 years successfully leading and transforming Micro Bird Inc into a North American market leader. Mr. Girardin also participates on various Boards and management committees for 2 Blue Bird dealerships and a leading Québec school bus operator.
Britton Smith has been appointed Senior Vice President of Electrification and Chief Strategy Officer, effective March 2022. Britton is an experienced executive with extensive consulting experience through KPMG and McKinsey advising Fortune 500 corporations in the Industrial, Manufacturing and Healthcare industries, focusing on strategy, revenue growth and operational improvement. In addition, Britton served in various senior operations leadership roles with international private equity portfolio companies.