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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

February  6
April        16
July         10 - Hells Canyon Bike Rally - Baker City, OR
October  15

*Legislative Session - February 3 - March 9


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


Motorcycle Safety Program Manager - 503-986-4198
Committee Executive Assistant - 503-986-4188   

Meeting 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

ODOT TSD Annual Planning Workshop – January 28, 2019 – DPSST, Salem OR
SMSA – September 16-19, 2020 – Nashua, NH
ODOT TSD Annual Safety Conference – October 2020



Chair -
Peter Russell, Bend
Vice Chair -
Christopher Henry, Eugene

Don Hamon, Bend
Ethan Lodwig, Eugene
Graham Munsell, Gervais
CJ Strauss, Portland
Deborah Weber, Albany

Committee Staff

Jeff Greiner
Program Manager

Jody Raska
Committee Secretary

Committee Liaisons

Cassandra Bay, DMV
Jason Lindland, OSP
Bret Barnum, PPB
Pat Hahn, TEAM Oregon
Brian Mortensen, Oregon Army National Guard


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