Dives has been the Director of Transportation for Magnolia ISD for the past nine years and brings over 22 years of experience in education. Dives currently manages approximately 200 employees and is responsible for safely transporting 7,000 children each day. He started in education as a teacher, band director, an assistant principal, transportation supervisor and then transportation director. His knowledge and well-rounded experience in education and logistics are well-suited for this position. The district will search for a new director of transportation and Director of Food Services Kimberly Ohlendorf will report to Dives.