Medical Motor Service announces the appointment of Robert Topel as Executive Director. Medical Motor Service provides more than 541,000 trips per year serving more than 9,500 children, adults, and seniors with special needs in Rochester and Monroe County. A nonprofit with the sole focus of providing safe, accessible and affordable transportation for area residents unable to use public transportation, Medical Motor Service offers an array of vital services to the community. These include trips to and from medical appointments, shopping shuttles, senior center and elder care services, and more. As Executive Director, Robert will add his extensive experience in operations and logistics management as well as a high commitment to exceptional customer service and building quality teams.

Robert joins Medical Motor Service from UPS in Richmond, VA. At UPS, he started as a driver and worked his way up to serving as a Vice President. During his time with the company, he worked in cities such as New York, Atlanta, New Orleans, and Chicago. He recently chose to return to Rochester, where he has family. A graduate of St John Fisher College, Robert went on to earn an MBA in Finance from Barrington University.

“We are thrilled to welcome Bob to our leadership team,” says Patricia Woods, Chair of the Board of Directors of Medical Motor Service.  “His dedication to serving others, as well as his incredible talent and strategic vision, will strengthen our mission.”