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Governor's Advisory Committee on Motorcycle Safety


The committee’s focus is rider education, impaired riding, road hazards unique to motorcyclists, motorist awareness of motorcycles, sharing the road and other safety issues. The committee advises the Governor and the Governor’s Highway Safety Representative regarding motorcycle safety issues and legislation that is in the best interest of the Oregon transportation public..

2018 - 2024 GAC - MS Strategic Plan

2020 Approved Meeting Calendar


Unless otherwise notified, meetings begin at 4:00 pm and are held at:
Transportation Safety Division
ODOT-TLC Building Diamond Lake or Chetco Conference Room
4040 Fairview Industrial Drive SE
Salem, OR 97302-1142 


Motorcycle Safety Program Manager - 503-986-4198
Committee Executive Assistant - 503-986-3883   

Meeting Dates and Documents


Annual GAC-MS Reports

2018 GAC-MS Annual Report
2017 GAC-MS Annual Report 

Other Items of Interest

GAC on Motorcycle Safety Resource Page

SMSA – September 16-19, 2020 – Nashua, NH - CANCELED
ODOT TSD Annual Safety Conference – October 2020 - CANCELED




Chair -
Christopher Henry, Eugene
Vice Chair -
Don Hamon, Bend

Peter Russell, Bend
Ethan Lodwig, Eugene
Graham Munsell, Gervais
CJ Strauss, Portland
Deborah Weber, Albany
Cathy Steele, Silverton

Committee Staff

Jeff Greiner
Motorcycle Safety Program Manager

Alycen Ozawa
Committee Executive Assistant

Committee Liaisons

Cassandra Bay, DMV
Kayla Hootsmans, Gov Relations
Jason Lindland, OSP
Lisa Moore, NHTSA
Bret Barnum, PPB
Aria Minu-Sepehr, TEAM Oregon
Pat Hahn, TEAM Oregon
Brian Mortensen, Oregon Army National Guard

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