Montana Traffic Education Director
Montana DRIVE Supervisor
Work Related Duties:
- Approves district applications and instructors to teach traffic education.
- Montana DRIVE supervision of the advanced driving school in Lewistown, MT.
- Montana DRIVE CDL supervision and teach the new program expediting the process for schools to get bus drivers.
In February of 2021 Dwight Nelson was hired by the Office of Public Instruction to oversee state-approved Traffic Education programs and supervise the Montana DRIVE advanced driving school. Director Nelson previously was an athletic director, teacher, coach, bus driver, and college professor before obtaining his administrative license from Rocky Mountain College. He is passionate about working with others to make the roads of Montana as safe as possible.