July 2020 Employee of the Month

August 31, 2020

It takes a lot of hard work to keep a transit system running smoothly, day after day. Members of the team all contribute in their unique role, from office staff, reservationists, and dispatchers to bus drivers, supervisors, utility workers, and management. This month, one employee receives special recognition.

“Aaron is a kind and compassionate person. He takes the extra time when needed to assist our passengers in navigating the service and is always helpful. He will always give 100% and offer a kind word.”
— Ginger Doll, General Manager


Name: Aaron LaCoursiere
Job title: Operator
Tell us about your job. I transport passengers on my bus to work, home and everywhere in between.
How long have you been working with Lawrence Transit / KU on Wheels? Since February 2014
What do you like most about your job? I get to help people.
What do you like to do when you’re not at work? I like to kick off my shoes and put my feet up and then RELAX!
What else would you like to tell us about yourself? I am a proud father of two.
What is the best part about being employee of the month? The best part about being employee of the month is being recognized and appreciated.