Michael Culver, CCTM – Director of Operations
Michael Culver serves as the Director of Operations for MMP. With over 36 years of transportation-related experience, Mike has a comprehensive and well-rounded operations and project management background having previously held positions as the Director of Public Works and Transportation Manager for the City of Ojai in Ventura County, Transportation & Safety Manager for the Torrance Unified School District, Senior Planner for R&D Transportation Services, Special Education Transportation Scheduler for the L.A. County Office of Education, and as a Driver, Dispatcher, and Field Supervisor for the Pasadena Unified School District. Mr. Culver holds a degree in business management, is recognized by the Community Transportation Association of America (CTAA) as a Certified Community Transportation Manager (CCTM), and holds professional certificates in Project Management from the University of California at Santa Barbara, and in Transit and ParaTransit Management from the Eberhardt School of Business, University of The Pacific.
Patricia Avila – Mobility Programs Manager
Patricia “Tricia” Avila represents Mobility Management Partners as the Mobility Programs Manager, overseeing the company’s ADA Eligibility and Mobility Training programs, as well as various other grant-funded projects. Tricia graduated from California State University Long Beach with a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education and offers 15 years experience in the health promotion and fitness industry. As a competing college gymnast, and with great interest in the inclusion of people with disabilities in sports, she created a mentoring program for hearing impaired students who had an interest in learning gymnastics. Tricia has designed and implemented adapted exercise programs, for seniors with limited strength and mobility, to increase the overall quality of life through the development of greater balance and core strength through modified exercises. She currently holds certifications as a Specialist in Performance Nutrition and Personal Training.
Leticia Gutierrez – Mobility Supervisor
Leticia “Letty” Gutierrez serves as MMP’s Mobility Supervisor. In this capacity, Letty oversees MMP’s Mobility Call Center and provides administrative support for various projects. She has also served as the lead travel trainer for the Ventura County area, providing both individualized and group training, as well as providing community outreach through various events and committee meetings. Letty began her career with MMP as a customer service agent, providing phone support and problem solving for various transportation systems throughout the state.
Korina Lopez-Murphy – Mobility Coordinator
Korina Lopez-Murphy serves as a Mobility Coordinator for MMP. In this capacity, Korina provides administrative support for various activities, including travel training and community outreach. Korina came to MMP with a strong background in providing client-based services for various human service agencies.