ST. CLOUD -- Metro Bus has announced its list of three finalists for its next Executive Director.

The three candidates are Ryan Daniel who is the manager of Bus Service for the Washington D.C. Metro Area Transit Authority, Tony Kellen who is the Director of Operations & Technology for the St. Cloud Metropolitan Transit Commission and Ken Mehin the Public Transportation Manager for Yakima, Washington.

The three finalists will be interviewed June 11th in St. Cloud following a meet and greet with staff, union officials and MTC Board of Commissioners.

The winning candidate will replace David Tripp who announced his retirement last month after 33 years at the helm of Metro Bus.