Executive Leadership

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Jeffrey C. Arndt,

Jeffrey C. Arndt is President and Chief Executive Officer of VIA Metropolitan Transit. VIA provides transportation services to the Bexar County region, including the fast-growing City of San Antonio, identified as the seventh-largest city in the United States.
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Keith J. Hom

Keith J. Hom,
Deputy CEO

As the Deputy CEO, Keith Hom provides executive management for VIA’s divisions of Transportation; Fleet and Facilities; Safety, Training and System Security; Customer Relations and Sales; Fiscal Management; Human Resources; and Information Technology. He also provides strategic support to VIA’s President/CEO in Board relations, planning, and communications.
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Brian D. Buchanan

Brian D. Buchanan,
Senior Vice President of Development

As the Senior Vice President of Development, Brian Buchanan manages strategic planning and engineering for VIA’s capital improvement projects, and he provides oversight and guidance on new policies, processes, and tools needed to demonstrate the technical capacity for large capital investments.
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Jon Gary Herrera,
Senior Vice President of Public Engagement

Herrera leads VIA's Public Engagement Group, which includes Marketing and Communications, Government and Community Relations, and Customer Care and Sales teams. The Public Engagement Group oversees VIA’s branding and messaging strategy, community outreach, public relations, and advertising.
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Bonnie Prosser Elder

Bonnie Prosser Elder,
Senior Vice President Legal/General Counsel

Bonnie Prosser Elder is responsible for the oversight and coordination of legal services for VIA. She is also responsible for the risk management and claims section of the organization.
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