Training News: 13th Safe Routes to School National Course Instructor Training Held in Birmingham

In December 2010, the National Center for Safe Routes to School held its 13th Safe Routes to School (SRTS) National Course Instructor Training in Birmingham, Alabama. Eighteen professionals from around the country participated in a week-long training to become SRTS National Course Instructors. To date, over 200 professionals have been trained to be SRTS National Course Instructors.

Many thanks to local hosts, the Alabama Department of Transportation, United Way of Central Alabama, and the Regional Planning Commission of Greater Birmingham, and congratulations to the newest Instructors:

  • Florence Bradley, Alabike, Mountain Brook, Ala.
  • Kimberly Brawner, Lee Engineering, Dallas, Texas
  • Scott Clark, Local Government Commission, Sacramento, Calif.
  • Bridget Enderle, San Diego Association of Governments, San Diego, Calif.
  • Babatunde Fahm, Mississippi State Department of Health, Jackson, Miss.
  • Derek Jackson, Jackson & Jackson Engineering, Oklahoma City, Okla.
  • Ed Johnson, North Carolina SRTS Coordinator, Garner, N.C.
  • Jackie Jones, Kentucky SRTS Coordinator, Frankfurt, Ky.
  • Rebecca Kapuler, Nevada SRTS Coordinator, Carson City, Nev.
  • Chris Kluth, San Diego Association of Governments, San Diego, Calif.
  • Charlene Lee, Smart Coast, Fairhope, Ala.
  • Taylor Lonsdale, Montana SRTS Coordinator, Bozeman, Mont.
  • Jayne McGuire, Iowa Bicycle Coalition, Coralville, Iowa
  • Jamie Miernik, Alabama Bicycle Coalition, Huntsville, Ala.
  • Keesha Nelson, Western Area YMCA, Birmingham, Ala.
  • Kelly Pack, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, Washington, D.C.
  • Becky Pepper, State Bicycle and Pedestrian Coordinator, Topeka, Kan.
  • Chandini Singh, Ryan Snyder Associates, Los Angeles, Calif.

For more information on the SRTS National Course, or to view a listing of trained instructors, visit www.saferoutesinfo.org/events-and-training/national-course.