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  • AAMVA Board of Directors

  • Direction and leadership for AAMVA begins with the Board of Directors. The decisions of the board, which holds meetings throughout the year, are executed by the AAMVA President and CEO along with AAMVA staff. 

    ( Download a printable board list by region.) 


      * Ex-Officio (non-voting)  |  [ ] = Appointed Term  |  ( ) = Elected Term
    Officers / Executive Committee Members 

      Kurt J. Myers 
    Deputy Secretary 
    Pennsylvania Driver & Vehicle Services 
    Chair (2018) 

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    Rhonda Lahm 
    Nebraska Department of Motor Vehicles 
    Vice Chair (2018)

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    Whitney Brewster 
    Executive Director 
    Texas Department of Motor Vehicles  
    Secretary (2018)

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    Richard Holcomb 
    Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles 
    Treasurer (2018)

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    Pat Kohler 
    Washington Department of Licensing 
    Rotating Regional Member at Large (2018)

       Jean Shiomoto 
    California Department of Motor Vehicles 
    Immediate Past Chair (2018) 

    Anne Ferro
    President & CEO 
    American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators 


    John Batiste  
    John Batiste 
    Washington State Patrol 
    Law Enforcement Representative (2020)  

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    Jackie Bemboom
    Motor Vehicle and Driver Licensing Division
    Missouri Department of Revenue (2019)

       Kristina Boardman 
      Kristina Boardman 
    Wisconsin Division of Motor Vehicles (2018) 

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    Kevin Byrnes
    Canadian Jurisdiction Representative
    Executive Director
    Road Safety User Division
    Ontario Ministry of Transportation [2019]

    Brenda Coone 
    Deputy Commissioner of Revenue 
    Alabama Department of Revenue 

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    Clayton Boyd Dickerson-Walden 
    Chief Information Officer and Director 
    Division of Information Systems Administration 
    Florida Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles 


    Michael Dixon 
    Mike Dixon 
    Senior Director 
    Division of Motor Vehicles 
    Colorado Department of Revenue (2020) 

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    Terri Egan
    Executive Deputy Commissioner
    New York Department of Motor Vehicles [2018] (2018)

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    Sarah Garcia
    Montana Motor Vehicle Division (2019)       

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    Thomas McClellan
    Oregon Driver and Vehicle Services (2018)

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    Christine Nizer
    Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration (2019) 

    Jane Schrank 

    Jane Schrank
    South Dakota Department of Public Safety (2020)


    Kevin Shwedo
    Executive Director
    South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles (2020)  

    Vien Scott

    Scott Vien
    Delaware Division of Motor Vehicles (2020)


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      Each region has its own Board of Directors and an AAMVA director of regional member support.  


      Region 1

      President: Scott Vien, DE
      Vice President: Christine Nizer, MD
      Secretary/Treasurer: Bud Craddock, RI
      Members at Large:  Graham Miner, PE; Lucinda Babers, DC
      Past President: Patty Morneault, ME
      AAMVA Executive Committee Representative for Region I: Kurt Myers, PA
      Ex-officio: Anne Ferro, AAMVA President & CEO

      Regional Director, Member Support: Patrice Aasmo 

      Minutes from AAMVA Region 1 Board Meetings


      Links to Region 1 Jurisdictions


      Region 2 

      President: Kevin Shwedo, SC
      1st Vice President: Whitney Brewster, TX
      2nd Vice President: Georgia Steele, GA
      Secretary/Treasurer: Pam Goheen, VA
      Members at Large: Walter Anger, AR; Jay Starling, AL; Ken Brown, MS
      Past President: Linda Cone, TN
      Ex-officio: Anne Ferro, AAMVA President & CEO

      Regional Director, Member Support: Patrice Aasmo

      Minutes from AAMVA Region 2 Board Meetings


      Links to Region 2 Jurisdictions


      Region 3

      President: Jane Schrank, SD
      Vice President: Kristina Boardman, WI
      Treasurer:  Dawn Olson, MN
      Secretary:  Glenn Jackson, ND
      Law Enforcement Member At Large: Sydney Roberts, IL
      Members at Large: Terri Coombes, IL; Peter Lacy, IN; Melissa Spiegel, IA; Mike Wartella, MI; Jackie Bemboom, MO; David Harper, KS; Don Petit, OH; Carla Hocken, MB;
      Past President: Rhonda Lahm, NE
      Ex-officio: Anne Ferro, AAMVA President & CEO
      Regional Director, Member Support: Julie Knittle


      Links to Region 3 Jurisdictions


      Region 4

      President: Sarah Garcia, MT
      Vice President: Mike Dixon, CO
      Treasurer: Terri Albertson, NV
      Secretary: Chris Caras, UT
      Past President: Pat Kohler, WA
      Members at Large: Roger Grove, AB; Eric Jorgensen, AZ
      Law Enforcement Member At Large: Chief Esmeralda Falat, CA
      Members: Jean Shiomoto, CA; Tom McClellan, OR; John Batiste, WA
      Ex-officio: Anne Ferro, AAMVA President & CEO

      Regional Director, Member Support: Julie Knittle


      Links to Region 4 Jurisdictions

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