Delana Newell is the previous Director of Mobility Management Services for Paratransit, Inc. She has previously held positions as an Associate Consultant and Program Manager and has been a member of ATI since 2012.
Delana has been instrumental in eligibility and mobility management projects for transit and human service agencies across the country. Delana managed the highly successful travel training, ADA paratransit eligibility and volunteer bus buddy programs in Spokane, Washington and a travel training program in Honolulu, Hawaii. Other mobility management undertakings have included ensuring contract compliance of human service agencies, analyzing operations to ensure ADA compliance and improve efficiency, increase positive outcomes for various transportation programs and writing 5310 grant proposals.
Delana’s speaking engagements have included the ADA Conference for Washington State in Leavenworth and the Association for Travel Instruction’s annual conference. Delana has a bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Eastern Washington University and twelve years of experience in teaching, training, and managing.