New York State Driver & Traffic Safety Education Association

Educating Youth for a Lifetime of Driving...

About Us   

Our Association has three underlying principles.

To improve and upgrade the teaching by high school and college teachers of traffic safety and driver education in the high schools and colleges of New York State.

To promote research which attempts to solve problems associated with driver and traffic safety and publish the information for use in high school and college driver education programs.

To cooperate with other agencies which are concerned with traffic safety, driver education and young drivers in the high schools and colleges of New York.

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ASSOCIATION CHARTER - Constitution & By-Laws

Association Leadership

2021-2022 Officers
President -
Mike Demay
Vice PresidentBrad Basal
Past President - 
Troy Townsend
2nd Vice President -
Secretary - Gia George
Treasurer - Jeff Baier

Committee Chairs
Conference - Mike Demay & Dan Lustica
Constitution - Brigitte Nesteroke
Curriculum - Kathleen M. Kielar, Michael DeMay
Elections - Gary Fancher, Joel Lee, Alice Weale
Vendors/Corporate Members- Scott Kingsbury, Dan Lustica
Hall of Fame - Lee Staley, Mike Bowman, Roger Dacey
Higher Ed. - Jane Townsend
Legislative/Pro. Dev. Dr. Brad Countermine
Membership - Carissa Murphy & Joe Roche
Newsletter - -Jill Green,
Nominations - Jackie Townsend
, Alice Weele
Fund Raising - Dan Twentyman, Jill Green


ADTSEA Rep. - Nancy Andrus
Associate Rep. - Thomas Beachy
Capital District -
Central - Dan Twentyman
Corporate Rep. - Dave Colella
DERIC Representative - Jane Townsend

Greater Finger Lakes -

Mid Hudson -

Mohawk Valley -
New York City Area - Abe Kestenbaum
North Region -
North Western -

Southern Tier -
St. Lawrence - Gary Kocher
Student Rep. - Troy Townsend
Suffolk/Long Island - Joel Gella
Upper Hudson - Mike Bowman
Western -

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