June 24 - 27, 2025 | Charlotte Convention Center | Charlotte, North Carolina


Kevin Schlangen, CAFM, CPFP, CEM

Kevin Schlangen, CAFM, CPFP, CEM

Fleet Manager | Dakota County, MN

Kevin has over 40 years’ experience in the Fleet Industry. He graduated from Alexandria Technical College in Minnesota with a degree in diesel mechanics.  Kevin has worked in the private sector for contractors and heavy equipment dealerships as a technician and manager.  He holds 3 fleet professional certifications. APWA Certified Public Fleet Professional, NAFA Certified Automotive Fleet Manager and AEMP Certified Equipment Manager. In 1990 he was hired as the fleet manager for Dakota County, Minnesota. His team is responsible for all operational and capital budgets for every County Department including law enforcement. Kevin has been a speaker at several national conferences that include APWA PWX, GFX, NAFA I&E and CONEXPO-CON/AGG. Kevin and the Dakota County Fleet Team have received numerus local and national awards and their programs are seen as industry best practices. Kevin was inducted into the Public Fleet Hall of Fame in 2021.

Upcoming and recent sessions

Top 10 Performance Measures for 21st Century Fleet Managers

May 8, 2024
9:45 AM - 10:45 AM (ET) || Ballroom C, D, E

This session will look at developing Charge Back Rates, Conducting Preventative Maintenance For ICE, EVs and Hybrids as well as Tracking Fleet Availability and Downtime, Measuring Technician Time, Determining Cost Per Mile/Meter, Setting Repair Hours and Cost, Monitoring Scheduled Repair Rates, Tracking Annual Parts Inventory Turns, Assessing the Parts Demand Fill Rate, Achieving Customer Satisfaction, and What’s Next. More Info

The Next Five Years.  What Fleet Managers Foresee in Changes, Challenges, and Opportunities in the Industry

May 9, 2024
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM (ET) || Ballroom C, D, E

Experienced Fleet Managers will share their best crystal ball projections for the next five years in the industry and how they will affect your operations. More Info