Smart, Safe & Sustainable

Steve Rapanos

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Manager – Fleet and Facility Services, City of Edmonton

Steve leads the Fleet and Facility Services team of 1,250 employees who maintain and manage over 5,000 vehicles and equipment, more than 900 City-owned buildings such as libraries and recreation centres, and over 700 additional infrastructure amenities including park spray decks, splash pads, and river valley footbridges.

The City of Edmonton is the most diverse integrated municipal fleet maintenance operation in Canada. This includes the full spectrum of fleet services including vehicle and equipment procurement, maintenance, fleet engineering, fabrication, fuel management, fleet safety, oversight and administration.

Previously, he served as the City’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Chief for 10 years. Throughout his career, Steve has served on several industry boards and committees. He has been recognized nationally and internationally for his work with Fleet and Emergency Medical Services including the Meritorious Service Medal from the Governor General of Canada, and Public Sector Fleet Manager of the Year from the North American Fleet Management Association.

Steve holds a Master of Arts degree in Leadership and Training, a Graduate Certificate in General Management from Harvard Business School, as well as a Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching from Royal Roads University.