Chandler Appointed Executive Director of W.Va. State Fleet

September 23, 2010

CHARLESTON, WV - Claton Chandler, CPFP, was appointed executive director of the West Virginia State Fleet Management Office, effective Oct. 4, according to a release from the state Department of Administration.

Chandler most recently served as the fleet manager for the State of Oklahoma, providing oversight of 9,000 vehicles in nearly 60 state agencies.

His responsibilities will include overseeing all aspects of the state fleet operation, which consists of more than 7,000 state-owned passenger vehicles and aircraft.

Chandler graduated from East Central State University and attained his master's degree in business administration from Oklahoma City University.

A 2010 state Senate Bill consolidated the state's fleet under the Department of Administration, according to the release.

Chandler was a nominee for the 2010 Public Sector Fleet Manager of the Year and 2009 for Public Sector Fleet Manager of the Year.

Related Stories:
Search Begins for West Va. State Fleet Manager

W. Va. Governor Wants to Consolidate State Fleet
5,000+ Accidents in W. Va State Fleet in Past 5 Years

Comment On This Story

Comment: (Maximum 10000 characters)  
Leave this field empty:
* Please note that every comment is moderated.


Fleet Management And Leasing

Jack Firriolo from Merchants will answer your questions and challenges

View All


Public Fleet Tracking And Telematics

Amin Amini from Verizon Connect will answer your questions and challenges

View All


Fuel Management

Bernie Kanavagh from WEX will answer your questions and challenges

View All


Recent Topics

I have 2 questions: 1. When obtaining quotes for vehicles, what do you require from the dealership? (ie. signature, date, is an invoice...

View Topic

At the City of Kirkwood, charging out direct labor hours is taken very seriously and one of my technicians posed a very good question....

View Topic

Fleet Documents

1134 Fleet Documents (and counting) to Download!

Sponsored by

A direct response to the economic crisis, the Recovery Act has three immediate goals: to  create new jobs and save existing ones, to spur economic activity and invest in long-term growth, and to foster unprecedented levels of accountability and transparency in government spending

Read more