May 5, 2011
Contact: Caitlin Chamberlain
( 207) 626-8405

Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. to Speak at Maine Driver Education Association Spring Conference

AUGUSTA, MAINE – On Friday, May 6th Secretary of State Charles E. Summers, Jr. will speak at the Maine Driver Education Association (MEDEA) Annual Spring Conference at the Spectacular Events Center in Bangor. 

The Bureau of Motor Vehicles, a division of the Department of the Secretary of State, works closely with MEDEA to ensure teen driver safety and provide regulatory compliance and training. Secretary Summers will provide his perspective on the future of driver education in Maine.

MEDEA is a professional organization of Maine driving school owners and instructors. They are dedicated to promoting driver education as a career, assisting instructors in continuing their education, and promoting highway safety and defensive driving techniques.  They also work to identify and solve problems associated with driver education.