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Dr. Jason Bonner - Transportation Supervisor

 
Jason is a Pennsylvania native and grew up in the Pittsburgh area.  He attended Thiel College where he majored in English and Education.  His first teaching position was in a self-contained special education setting in Maryland. 
 
He later moved to Delaware where he taught at Simpson Elementary School and Polytech in both regular and special education.  After eighteen years in the classroom Jason began his journey in transportation at Polytech and after one year returned
to Caesar Rodney School District as the Supervisor of Transportation where he has been for six years.
 
Jason received his Doctorate Degree from Wilmington University in 2019 where he defended his dissertation focused on Delaware's Public School Transportation regulations and funding.
 
Jason was elected President of Delaware's Association of Pupil Tranportation Officials in 2019 and still serves in this capacity today.  Additionally, Jason is a member of the state's committee that meets annually to review funding and policy changes.
 
Outside of work, Jason is married with two sons that attend CR schools.  He enjoys SCUBA, pinball, running and travel.
 
 
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Phone: (302) 697-4147
Fax: (302) 697-4967
 
 
 
 
 

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Mr. Thomas M. Harmon, Jr - Transportation Coordinator

Tom is a native Delawarean, a graduate of Caesar Rodney High School and received his degree in Business Administration from Wesley College. He has been a school bus contractor for almost four decades.  His tenure at Delaware State University serving as the Coordinator of Program Services, in the College of Agriculture, Science and Technology, was inclusive of purchasing, inventory and transportation. Tom brings decades of experience in transportation and asset management to support his new position as the Transportation Coordinator for the CRSD office of transportation. 

Tom serves and is a member of the Public School Transportation Committee (PSTC). The committee is a working group that suggests and makes recommendations that affect policymaking, funding improvements and school bus safety initiatives. 

His home life is very supportive of family. His wife of 32 years and his two children are graduates of Polytech and CRHS. Tom enjoys family time, camping, gardening, and an occasional trip to the par 3

Transportation Coordinator
Phone: (302) 697-4147
Fax: (302) 697-4967

 

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Mrs. Lisa Hale - Financial Secretary

 
Lisa is a Caesar Rodney graduate.  She earned her Bachelor's degree in Human Resource Managment from Wilmington University.  After working for Verizon Wireless for ten years in an administrative operations role, and earning her degree, she switched roles and started working for the State of Delaware in Human Resources.
After twelve years in HR with the State of Delaware, Lisa was selected as the Transportation Department's Financial Secretary.  Her knowledge of the area after living here for over 35 years serves her well as she strives to offer the community the safest and most efficient public transportaiton experience possible.  She currently lives with her husband of 20 years (Brian) and 2 sons (Bailey and Brody).
 
 
Financial Secretary
Phone: (302) 697-4147
Fax: (302) 697-4967
Email: lisa.hale@cr.k12.de.us

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Mrs. Crystal Shockley - Transportation Secretary

Crystal is a graduate of Sussex Technical High School. In previous years, Crystal worked in the Customer Service field, which assisted in developing her excellent personable skills. She started her career with Caesar Rodney Transportation Department in 2018, as an Early Intervention Program van driver. This consisted of transporting pre-school aged students to and from school. Over the three years with transportation, Crystal has worked her way to a CDL certified Van Coordinator, which allowed her to gain more knowledge, experience, and skills within the transportation department. In January 2021, Crystal was promoted to become the secretary for Caesar Rodney Transportation Department. Working with transportation for the last 3 years has provided her with more insight when transitioning to her new role. Her goal is to be a valuable asset to the families and students of Caesar Rodney School District, providing them with a safe and structured experience within Transportation. Crystal currently lives with her husband of 16 years, and five sons.

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Phone: (302) 697-4147
Fax: (302) 697-4967