Why Us

We meet the ever-changing demographic profile of today’s transportation marketplace.

Provide A Ride is one of the premier transportation providers serving a wide array of customers.


Starting with the actual provision of service and up through trip intake and utilization management, Provide A Ride develops tailored and technology-driven solutions to meet any customer need.

  • Driver and Passenger Facing Mobile App
  • Provider and Customer Facing Web Portals
  • Customized IVR Survey and Notification Platforms

Utilization of the latest technologies in call center management allows us to optimize your needs and proactively react by using our sophisticated real time reporting software.

Shorter wait times

Reduced abandonment rates

Call reporting and tracking system

Superior client satisfaction

Customized Solutions

With over 30 years of experience providing transportation and managing transportation benefit programs Provide A Ride is uniquely capable of providing the highest quality services as safely and efficiently as it can be done, at the highest possible value.

To achieve this value, Provide A Ride employs a variety of different service models that can be uniquely tailored to a specific customers needs including:

  • Public Transit Systems
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Independent Contractors
  • TNC (Rideshare) Integration

In addition, Provide A Ride owns and operates the largest fleet of privately owned vehicles in Ohio and has employees throughout the state. This capability to leverage asset based transportation against brokered transportation yields the best results both in terms of service delivery as well as cost control.

Striving to exceed your expectations — every single time.

Managed Care Organizations (MCOs)

State and County Governments

Hospitals and Health Systems

Health and Human Service Organizations

School and Work Access Programs

Trusted Team

Provide A Ride’s core management team shares a common vision to exceed customer expectations and create longstanding relationships.

Our managers excel at building rapport with our customers and their clients which is reflected in their professional reputations within the industry.

Alan Groedel

Founder, President and CEO

John Zakarowsky

Director of Compliance and Systems Implementation

Bianca Robinson

Human Resources Manager

Roy Kornacki

Vice President, Systems and Business Development

Jak Groedel

Senior Manager, Network Operations

Michael Stull

Vice President, Operations

Joyce Charvat

Client Experience Director

Adam Schultz

Director of Software Engineering and Data Innovation

William Crossen

Chief Technology Officer

Join our team.

Whether you are just beginning your career or are looking to expand your vendor services, we’d like to work with you.

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Provide A Ride

4299 Cranwood Parkway

Cleveland, Ohio 44128

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