Metro Area Transit Coordinating Board

The Metro Area Transit (MAT) Coordinating Board is responsible for providing a coordinated public transit system within the Fargo-Moorhead Metropolitan Area. The MAT Coordinating Board is comprised of elected officials from Fargo, Moorhead, West Fargo, and Dilworth, as well as representatives from each college, and a representative from Valley Senior Services. The Board facilitates a coordinated decision-making process between the City of Fargo and the City of Moorhead regarding delivery of public transit and ensures that decisions are developed in consultation with other local units of governments, public institutions, stakeholders, and the general public.


Kevin Hanson
Jointly Appointed


Chelsea Levorsen
Assistant Transportation Planner

Amber Borah
Dilworth City Council

Cindy Girdner
Valley Senior Service

Paul Grindeland
Valley Senior Service

Scott Ebsen

Jean Hollar

Denise Kolpack
Fargo City Commission

Ryan Nelson
Moorhead City Council

Brad Olson
West Fargo City Commission

Sarah Orr
Concordia College

Brit Stevens

John Strand
Fargo City Commission

Deb White
Moorhead City Council

MAT Coordinating Board Staff

Julie Bommelman
Fargo Transit Director

Shaun Crowell
Mobility Manager & DBE Coordinator

Luke Grittner
Fargo Transit Planner

Taaren Haak
Moorhead Assistant Transit Planner

Matthew Pinotti
First Transit General Manager

Jordan Smith
Fargo Assistant Transit Director - Fleet & Facilities

Cole Swingen
Fargo Assistant Transit Director - Operations

Lori Van Beek
Moorhead Transit Manager


For more information contact Chelsea Levorsen at