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Meet the Dan Dipert Drivers

All Dan Dipert Tours Motorcoach Operators complete an intensive program designed to provide safe, efficient drivers and excellent customer service representatives. The experience you have with our drivers must ensure complete confidence in our ability to serve you.



Steven B.Steve grew up in the Arlington, TX area where he met his wife Becky in the early 80's. In his younger days Steve drove coaches for rock bands and did some time as a truck driver. He later switched careers to the IT business and after 20 years Steve decided to return to his love of travel. When he is not behind the wheel you could find him on his bicycle or a fishing boat.
Rick W. Rick is the primary trainer for the Dan Dipert Motorcoach Operator Training Program. He has been in the transportation industry since 1988 and joined Dan Dipert in 1994. Rick is the second most senior driver and has driven over 200 of our pre-packaged tours. When he is not driving or training, he enjoys fishing, music and motorcycles.
Chris P. Chris is the proud, single parent of two young adults and feels Dan Dipert has helped make that possible with their flexible schedules. Before coming to Dan Dipert, Chris went to school and obtained his Aircraft Dispatch license and worked at American Airlines. What he thought was going to be a part-time job to compliment his work with AA prior to 9/11, has been full-time since 2001.
Ralph E. A native Texan, Ralph grew up in the Houston area and attended TCU in Fort Worth, where he met his wife of fifty plus years. Ralph worked in sales at Swift & Co. and as a Sales Training Director with two national metal distributors for 38 years. After retirement, Ralph and his wife returned to their "hometown" of Fort Worth. Ralph also enjoys golf and bridge when he is not driving for Dan Dipert.
John R. John was raised in Arlington, Texas. He began working with Southwestern Bell Telephone Company in 1973 and retired after 30 years. He has been married for over 35 years and has two grown children. John enjoys gardening, reading and traveling in his spare time.
Lewis L. Lewis is a third generation landscaper and owns his own business. He has a degree in electronics and has been married to his wonderful wife, Helen, for over 30 years. Lewis has three children, three grandchildren and is a Longhorn Council Boy Scout leader. He enjoys fishing, golf, tennis, and visiting museums. He also loves live music, plays and operas.
Mickey C. Mickey is from Louisiana, but he's practically a Texan since moving here in 1964. He was a Ballroom Dance Instructor for 45 years and also a Boxer in the Navy. Mickey has two sons, one daughter and three granddaughters. When Mickey is not driving, he enjoys golfing, dancing and the outdoors. Additionally, Mickey enjoys traveling and making new friends along the way. His favorite places to visit are Spain, Italy and Colorado.
Darold M. Darold grew up in the upper Midwest, served with United States Air Force and had a tour of duty in Vietnam. He holds degrees from the University of North Texas and University of Texas at Arlington. He recently retired from teaching in the Hurst-Euless-Bedford Independent School district. Outside interest include flying, traveling, camping, reading, ushering at Bass Hall and mission trips to Honduras to fit glasses. Darold is married to Sandi they have two beautiful daughters and two wonderful grandchildren.
Jim G. Jim is a native of rural Illinois and came to Texas in 1985. He is Veteran of Vietnam and was a manager with GTE/Verizon for 30 years. After retiring he spent five years in the public education system teaching 5th grade math. Jim is the proud father of four grown children, two grown stepchildren and takes great delight in his five grandchildren. When Jim isn't driving, he is very involved with his local church, traveling for missionary work or Scouting. If he ever finds time for hobbies, they include camping, hiking, biking and book binding. His favorite vacation spot is India.
Francisco G. Francisco is a native of Saginaw, TX and enjoys spending time with his wife, two children and four grandchildren. When he has free time, Francisco enjoys photography. Francisco enjoys driving and especially likes traveling to Alaska.
Reginald J.
Reggie has lived in Texas since 1964 and spends much of his spare time with his three daughters and grandson. Reggie takes pleasure in motorcycles and golf and likes to be around large crowds of people. In addition to driving for Dan Dipert, he likes traveling to Florida.
Kenneth C. Kenneth moved from Detroit, MI to Texas in 1996. He is married and the proud father of seven children and six grandchildren. When Kenneth is not driving, he enjoys reading, bowling and swimming. His favorite destination to visit is New York.
James L. James is originally from Brunswick, GA and moved to Texas about 40 years ago. He enjoys playing drums and photography and being the life of the party with his outgoing personality and fun loving nature. James enjoys traveling to many different destinations.
David H. David is a native of Fort Worth, TX and retired after thirty-one years of being a teacher and a coach. In his spare time, he enjoys flying remote control airplanes, golf and spending time with his wife of more than 30 years, his two sons and his grandson.
Daryl S. Daryl is from Texas and has been married for nearly 50 years. He has two children and enjoys golf, travel, and Civil War reenactments. Daryl spent 38 years teaching and coaching in Mansfield before retiring. His favorite place to visit is Wyoming or New Mexico.
Mike A. Mike was born and raised in Stilwell, Oklahoma. He has been married to his wonderful wife for 48 plus years. They have two grown sons and 4 grandchildren. When he is not spending time with his family Mike likes to write, target shoot and build things out of wood. Mike likes to vacation in the Ozarks. He loves driving with Dan Dipert because of the many great people he gets to meet. He also has enjoyed getting to know his co-workers at Dan Dipert. 

Terry J. Terry is from Seminole, Texas. He loves to rebuild old cars, scuba dive, ride motorcycles, and take pictures. Terry is married, has 2 children, and 5 grandchildren. He likes to vacation in Peru, Mexico, and the Cayman Islands. What he likes the most about driving for Dan Dipert is meeting new people.

Herb G. Herb is from Cologne, Germany and his family is his world. He is happily married with a daughter, son, and 2 granddaughters. His favorite part of driving for Dan Dipert is meeting diverse people.

Willie T. Willie is from Los Angeles, CA and loves to play poker. He has 2 children and a grandson. He enjoys working for Dan Dipert for the freedom of hitting the road. He also loves to travel to tropical areas when he gets the opportunity.

Barbara F. Barbara is originally from Lubbock, TX but spent most of her life in Grand Prairie. Barbaras hobbies include basketball, skating, and horse back riding. She also loves nature and every kind of sweetes you can imagine. Barbara is currently married and has 14 children and 17 grandchildren. She wants to vacation to the Bahamas. Her favorite part of traveling with Dan Dipert is being on the open road and being in control of something so awesome. 

Brenda B. Brenda is from Dallas, TX and loves to play tennis. She also enjoys being happy, laughing, and being stress free. Her favorite part of driving would be the independence.

Kennedy L. Kennedy if from Pine Bluff, Arkansas. He loves golfing, riding motorcycles, and family time. His vacation spot would be the Bahamas.