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Governors Highway Safety Association

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Governors Highway Safety Association is a trade / professional association based in Washington, DC that was founded in 1975. As of 2019 they had $8.6 million in revenue and $3.6 million in assets.

Ghsa provides leadership and representation for the states and territories to improve traffic Safety, influence national policy and enhance program management. Ghsa provides leadership and representation for the states and territories to improve traff...

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Program areas at Governors Highway Safety Association

Driving skills for life, a program developed by ford motor company, ghsa and Safety experts, seeks to reduce the number of driving injuries and fatalities by helping newly licensed drivers develop the skills necessary fro safe driving. The program includes redesigned driving skills for life website, ride and drives, a series of free, hands-on driving events, summer camps where teen drivers and their parents learn critical driving skills, and an educational kit that has been sent to over 20,000 high schools which includes a teacher's guide, entertaining video, brochure, poster and a take-home component so parents can be involved. Driving skills for life focuses on four skills experts agree are most important in preventing crashes, when combined with zero tolerance for alcohol use and the importance of seat belt use hazard recognition, vehicle handling, space management, and speed management.

Providing products and services to state Highway Safety officers, a progam in cooperation with nhtsa to enhance and execute a cohesive program providing traffic Safety services to include: a law enforcement program coordinator who will be responsible for providing the technical assistance necessary to increase and strengthen states' law enforcement efforts focused on traffic Safety; encouraging law enforcement agencies to implement and/or expand traffic Safety enforcement, especially high visibility enforcement throughout the year; supporting states in organizing and conducting law enforcement-related events related to crackdowns and mobilization at the state or local level; researching, writing and providing technical information to state Highway Safety offices (shsos) related to traffic Safety grants; providing training to shsos relative to nhtsa priorities and progams; and communicating and assisting in the implementation of nhtsa national priorities and programs

Ghsa's annual meeting takes place in a different state for 5 days. Typically scheduled between late august to early october, the meeting brings together more than 400 state, national and private sector Highway Safety representatives. The executive board/committee establishes a theme and the planning committee, in conjunction with the headquarters staff and host state staff puts the plan in motion. The meeting kicks off on a saturday with an executive board meeting and concludes on a wednesday with a closing general session/lunch.

Form 990s for Governors Highway Safety Association

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2019-06Oct 14, 2020990View PDF
2018-06May 14, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Aug 23, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 30, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Aug 3, 2017990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Governors Highway Safety Association

Total grants, contributions, etc.$7,197,397
Program services$1,435,749
Investment income and dividends$44,103
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$19,775
Total revenues$8,697,024

Vendors for Governors Highway Safety Association

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Hertzbach and Company PATax accounting; Audit accounting2020-10-14
██████Content management system software2019-08-15
████ ████ ██████████ ███Professional Services$268,9272019-06-01
██████ █ ██████Professional Services$123,1002019-06-01
███ ███ ███Tax accounting2014-04-28

Personnel at Governors Highway Safety Association

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Jonathan AdkinsExecutive Director$221,012Oct. 14, 2020
Denise AlstonDirector of Finance and Administration$113,597Feb. 22, 2020
████ █████Senior Director of Communications and Programs$113,608Aug. 13, 2019
████ ██████Director of Policy and Government Relations$100,370Aug. 13, 2019
███ ███████National Law Enforcement Liaison Program Manager-Aug. 13, 2019
██████ ███████Secretary$0June 30, 2019
███ ██████Treasurer$0June 30, 2019
██████ █████Vice Chair and Region 9 Alternate$0June 30, 2019
██████ ███████Chair$0June 30, 2019
██████ █████████Vice Chair$0June 30, 2018
...and six more key personnel

Peer trade / professional associations and chambers of commerce

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5American Road and Transportation Builder Association Transport Development Foundation (ARTBA)501(c)(3)$2.7 millionWashington, DC
6Council of American Overseas Research Centers501(c)(3)$5.8 millionWashington, DC
7Marine Technology Society501(c)(3)$2.9 millionWashington, DC
8American Society for Engineering Education501(c)(3)$36 millionWashington, DC
9Council for Biotechnology Information501(c)(6)$2.7 millionWashington, DC
10Silicones Environmental Health and Safety Council of North America501(c)(6)$4.0 millionHerndon, VA
11World Food Program USA (WFP)501(c)(3)$18 millionWashington, DC
12Fwdus Education Fund501(c)(3)$22 millionWashington, DC
13Kscf-Us501(c)(3)$2.6 millionWashington, DC
14Priorities USA Foundation501(c)(3)$5.5 millionWashington, DC
15Association of Black Cardiologists501(c)(3)$3.6 millionWashington, DC
16Humanitarian Openstreetmap Team United States501(c)(3)$3.4 millionWashington, DC
17The Corps Network501(c)(3)$8.8 millionWashington, DC
18Rural Community Assistance Partnership (RCAP)501(c)(3)$22 millionWashington, DC
19Greenpeace Fund501(c)(3)$19 millionWashington, DC
20UsAgainstAlzheimer's501(c)(3)$7.4 millionWashington, DC
21National Center for Public Policy Research (NCPPR)501(c)(3)$5.0 millionWashington, DC
22The Voter Participation Center501(c)(3)$26 millionWashington, DC
23Center for Disaster Philanthropy (CDP)501(c)(3)$14 millionWashington, DC
24Freedom Forum501(c)(3)$30 millionWashington, DC
25Atlas Service Corps501(c)(3)$4.4 millionWashington, DC