Board President: Rev. Charles P. Lucas

Rev. Charles P. Lucas

RTA experience

  • An appointee of the City of Cleveland, Rev. Lucas joined the RTA Board in February 2016.
  • Chair of Ad Hoc Paratransit Committee since 2018.
  • Past Chair of Organizational, Services and Performance Monitoring Committee since 2018.
  • Past Vice President from June 2018 - March 2021.
  • Elected President March 2021.

Other public-sector experience

Community activities


  • Pastor Emeritus, St. James African Methodist Episcopal Church, 8401 Cedar Ave.

Updated April 7, 2021

Contact information

Board of Trustees  
Greater Cleveland Regional Transit Authority  
1240 W. 6th St.  
Cleveland, OH 44113  
216-356-3120, e-mail