John J. Corrado
Born in Queens, New York, John graduated from the University of Michigan Business School in 1986 with a BBA. After working for Deloitte, Haskins and Sells as a CPA, he joined his father’s bus business in Bay Shore in 1988.
John became president of the company when his father retired in 1995. Today, with a workforce of over 1,500 employees, Suffolk Transportation is the largest bus company in Suffolk County, serving over 25,000 school children and 10,000 public transit passengers each day. Through his affiliation with the New York School Bus Contractor’s association and the Bus Association of New York, John has played an integral part in formulating the safety standards that govern the bus industry today. Over the years his company has received numerous safety awards from groups such as the New York Public Transportation Safety Board, the New York School Bus Contractors, the New York Association for Pupil Transportation and the National School Transportation Association.
Locally, John has been supportive of many organizations and charities. He is a member of the SUNY Stony Brook Council. He is on the executive board of Long Island United Way and chairs a special program for children in need calls “Success by 6”. He also serves on the boards of NYC COP-SHOT, Suffolk County’s Transportation Advisory Board and The Town Of Islip Children’s Commission. For his efforts, John has been honored by SCOPE, the Urban League of Long Island, the AMVETS, the Bay Shore Chamber of Commerce, East Islip “For the Kids” Foundation, and many other agencies.
He and his lovely wife, Jacqueline, have three children and currently reside in Bay Shore, New York.