Director of Transportation

Phone: 520-868-8812


Degrees and Certifications:

Shannon Weber

My name is Shannon Weber and I am proud to serve as the Director of Transportation for the Florence Unified School District. I have worked in the student transportation industry in Arizona for 20 years and am truly dedicated to providing a positive transportation experience for all students. I have both national and state instructor credentials and I am committed to safety, efficiency and KIDS FIRST in all decisions. It is a privilege to lead this department and serve this community.

Our department serves over 5500 bus riders traveling over  2000  miles daily.  Our fleet of over 120 vehicles, including yellow school buses, white fleet, and maintenance fleet is serviced by our excellent team of five mechanics. They are experts in their field and have ongoing  training and diagnostic resources to keep our vehicles safe and in service.

Our transportation team includes bus drivers, van drivers,bus monitors, and office staff experts in routing, dispatch, training and leadership to ensure everything runs smoothly and efficiently.  This team is dedicated to transporting students, and has exceeded the Arizona Department of Safety training requirements, as well as that of the FMSCA.

I am happy to answer any questions that you may have and look forward to building a strong partnership with all families.

Florence Supervisor

Phone: 520-868-1041


Degrees and Certifications:

Fern Wood

Hello, my name is Fern Wood.
I am a transportation Supervisor for FUSD. I have been with FUSD since September of 2006. I have had many duties over the years, including school bus driver, school bus monitor, special needs driver, district driver, dispatch officer, as well as being a CDL trainer.

I supervise many routes, monitors, and drivers, including mechanics and office staff. Our yard in Florence supports Florence High School, Florence K-8, Anthem K-8, Magma Ranch K-8, CAVIT, along with Mountain Vista Academy.

If you have any questions about transporting students safely, feel free to reach out to me. I will do my best to assist you. You and your concerns are very important to me and I am here to help.

The best part of my job is the students. They are our future. Being a positive influence is my goal and family is a very important part of my life.

Poston Butte Supervisor

Phone: 480-474-6154


Degrees and Certifications:

Tamara Schenewerk

My name is Tamara Schenewerk and I am one of the Transportation Supervisors for FUSD.

I am a small-town girl with big world experience. I have driven through 47 of the 50 states in the USA and I have found my forever home in Pinal County. I have over 10years of Student Transportation driving experience from the northern US to the SW. I have been a trainer of CDL drivers for 8 of those years. More importantly, I have been dedicated to the safest transportation of students for my entire career. 

Students come first! Our students are the minors we transport as well as every member of the community we associate with. After all, we are all students of life, and I am here to support a positive learning environment for all. Our transportation employees are supported by ongoing professional development. Our community is supported by passionate, professional members of a team.Our clients, the students, are supported by dedicated, trained professionals. At the foundation of our department is the desire to serve and protect the individuals that depend on us to deliver. 

I am dedicated to the Florence Unified School District family. If you have any need of assistance, please feel free to reach out to me. I look forward to working with you.