About Landmark Transportation
People drive our business
Our people are the foundation upon which our business stands. They are passionate about serving their communities and ensuring your students arrive safely to and from school. And this passion is reflected in the high level of service that we offer our customers every day.
At the heart of our organization are our drivers, who play an important role in the lives of the children that they transport. They care for their passengers and it shows each day in the job they do. Above all, our drivers are committed to delivering their students to school safe, secure and on-time.
Knowledge and experience
Our leadership group has more than 100 years of combined service in the North American student transportation industry. They are knowledgeable, experienced and eager to help you.
Meet our leadership team:
Kirk Flach – President
As president, Kirk Flach oversees all aspects of Landmark's North American operations.
Kirk has over twenty-five years of experience in the student transportation industry. He began his career in 1995 with Laidlaw Passenger Services. In 2000, he joined Stock Transportation, a family owned and operated business to work along side Brian and Barry Stock.
Kirk served on the board of the Ontario School Bus Association from 2000-2007 including terms on the executive as vice-president and president. In 2010, Kirk received the National School Transportation Association's Golden Merit Award, which recognizes achievements in safety, business practice and service to schools and to the community.
John Turney – Vice President Operations
As vice president of operations, John Turney is responsible for the day-to-day running of the business.
John brings to Landmark more than thirty years of operational experience in all aspects of the student transportation business. Most recently, John was the vice president of operations for Stock Transportation.
John is a past member of the Nova Scotia Safety Council and the Nova Scotia Student Advisory Council. During his career, John has been involved in many new start-up organizations throughout North America, including Texas, Missouri, New York, Ontario and Nova Scotia.
Barry Stock – Principal
A founding principal of Landmark, Barry Stock brings to the team more than thirty years of experience in the school transportation industry. Barry's values of responsive customer service and employee engagement are at the core of Landmark's operation.
Barry was a partner in Stock Transportation, a family business that he helped grow before the company was sold to National Express Corporation in 2002.
Barry is a past president of the National School Transportation Association. In 2009, he was awarded the Hall of Fame Award by the National School Transportation Association in recognition of his contribution to the school transportation industry.
Brian Stock – Principal
Brian Stock is a founding principal of Landmark Student Transportation.
As president of Stock Transportation, a family owned and operated school bus company, Brian and his partners built the business into the 5th largest school bus company in North America.
Brian’s focus on being responsive to customer needs and engaging employees in providing safe, reliable service was at the heart of Stock Transportation’s success. Brian brings those same principles to Landmark.
David Dunkin – Managing Director, Business Development
As managing director, business development & finance, David Dunkin is responsible for the acquisition program for Landmark in both the US and Canada, including any capital raising requirements.
With over 30 years of experience in investment banking and corporate finance, David has advised on numerous M&A, advisory and financing engagements across a diverse group of industries. David has held the position of VP Investment Banking with Merrill Lynch, and in 1990, he co-founded Orenda Corporate Finance. In 2004, David and partners sold Orenda to Ernst & Young where, as a Partner, he played a primary role in many M&A and corporate finance advisory assignments. David founded Brackenrig Capital in 2013 and has completed several transactions in the school bus contracting industry with the Landmark team.