LIFTS Advisory Committee


The LIFTS Advisory Committee represents the ridership served by LIFTS which includes door to door transport for eligible elderly and disabled citizens in Linn County metro areas, public transportation for all residents outside these areas, and partnership agencies. Members are appointed by the Board of Supervisors. The seven member committee serves a two year term. Members may serve subsequent terms.

Committee Members (two-year terms)

Term Expires
Brad DeBrower6/30/20
Ryan Kriner6/30/20
Bob Ballantyne6/30/19
Amber Franzen6/30/19
Tom HardecopfN/A
Brent OlesonBOS


The committee typically holds quarterly meetings at the Jean Oxley Public Service Center at 935 Second Street SW, Cedar Rapids; however, the location may vary.