in driver education

  • provides leadership and expertise
  • promotes high quality curriculum standards
  • professional development
  • best educational practices
  • teacher re-certification opportunities
  • public awareness of traffic safety

Fall Zoom Workshop

Friday, October 27, 2023 — 8 AM to 5 PM

Join us for our fall workshop. Learn about new products, services, and organizations dedicated to keeping our nation's drivers safe, including:

  • Consumer Reports - Best Cars for Young Drivers
  • How to Adapt Your Teaching Style for Students on the Spectrum
  • Latest Cannabis Trends
  • Drug Free World - Vaping and Today's Youth
  • Trendy Tech Can Add Fun to Your Classroom Lessons
  • AAA Curriculum
  • U-Haul International Safe Trailering
  • Lessons Learned in Youth Traffic Safety
  • State DMV Updates

Vew the workshop agenda.

Workshop Registration Rates

  • $75 per person if you are already an ADTSEA member
  • $125 per person if you are not an ADTSEA member (includes the purchase of an annual ADTSEA membership)
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Conference Speakers


We are looking for dynamic speakers to give us interesting information or tools to enhance our driver ed programs. We appreciate those who volunteer to speak at our conference at no cost, keeping registration fees low for our teachers.

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Conference Sponsors


Without our sponsors we would have a hard time holding our annual conference. Sponsorship levels start at $1,000 with additional opportunities available. Gain great exposure for your business; sponsor the conference today!

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Conference Exhibitors


The exhibit hall will be opened for entire time during theconference. As an exhibitor, you get a 10' x 10' booth space (with table, chairs, and electricity), three exhibitor nametags, and an attendee list (both before and after the event).

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Traffic Safety Education
Association Serving:

Map of NETSEA Region
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • District of Columbia
  • Labrador
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • New Brunswick
  • Newfoundland
  • New Hampshire

Bringing liked-minded, thoughtful, and caring professionals together, we work to make even greater strides in driver safety for all.

The New England Traffic Safety Education Association (NETSEA) is a regional association of driver and traffic safety education instructors. From all over the region and beyond, traffic safety educators come to associate with like-minded professionals.

Our goals are to improve driver safety and encourage professional ethics in this industry. For over 40 years, we have striven to bring high standards to driver education and traffic safety. Although our struggle to make our roads safe and our road users better prepared is a never-ending one, we have made it our continued mission to lead the driver and traffic safety industry in this endeavor.

Board of Directors

Gabriella Netsch

Gabriella Netsch


Richard Kearney

Richard Kearney

Vice President

Bruce Renfro

Bruce Renfro


Karren Meyer

Karren Meyer


Amanda Scamman

Amanda Scamman


Judy Cash

Judy Cash

David Haley

David Haley

John Leeds

John Leeds

Paul McNamara

Paul McNamara

Sandy Sternberg

Sandy Sternberg

Tony Vine

Tony Vine


Rhode Island

Cheryl Brehio-LaFond
Rhode Island Driver Education Program Coordinator

Michael Kinch
Rhode Island DMV Administrator for Safety & Regulations

Richard Sullivan
Department of Public Safety - State Police

New Jersey

Kimberly DiGiovanni-Abatto
New Jersey MVC Deputy Administrator

New Hampshire

Richard Dupont
New Hampshire Supervisor of Driver Education

West Virgina

Josh Grant
West Virgina Driver Education Administrator


John Kashatus
Pennsylvania Department of Education - School Safety Education Advisor


Beth Kohler
Maine DMV Driver/Rider Education Program Manager


William Kraft
Maryland MVA Driver Education Program Manager

Phillip Dacey
Maryland MVA Director of Policy and Innovation

Brian Forde
Maryland MVA Deputy Director

New York

Robert Lyon
New York DMV Office Manager

District of Columbia

Miles Marquis
District of Columbia DMV Driver Services Administrator


Justin McLane
Vermont DMV Supervisor

Patrick McManamon
Vermont DMV Supervisor

Tammy Pregent
Education Consultant for Vermont Agency of Education


Leony Simo
Massachusetts Driver Education Program Coordinator & RMV Liaison to Professional Driving Schools


Michael Wagner
Delaware Driver Education Program Manager

Angela Horton
Department of Education Driver Ed Program Manager