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Contact Information

The following contact information is for the main Safe Routes to School partners supporting the Resource Center by providing funding, staff support, content or expertise.

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MnDOT Safe Routes to School Program & Resource Center

MnDOT logoDave Cowan, Safe Routes to School Coordinator
Contact for: Safe Routes to School Resource Center, planning, non-infrastructure grants and solicitations
651-366-4180
dave.cowan@state.mn.us

Sara Pflaum, State Aid for Local Transportation
Contact for: Safe Routes to School engineering, infrastructure grants and solicitations
651-366-3827
sara.pflaum@state.mn.us

Lisa Austin, Office of Transit Bicycle and Pedestrian Section
Contact for: Walk! Bike! Fun! pedestrian and bicycle safety curriculum and education
651-366-4193
lisa.austin@state.mn.us

MDH Statewide Health Improvement Program

Minnesota Department of Health logoEllen Pillsbury, Active Transportation Coordinator
651-201-5493
ellen.pillsbury@state.mn.us

Walk! Bike! Fun! Curriculum

Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota logoMichelle Kiefer, Safe Routes to School Education Coordinator
Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota (BikeMN)
michelle@bikemn.org

Safe Routes to School Network Call

Blue Cross Blue Shield logoJill Chamberlain
BCBS MN Center for Prevention
Jill.chamberlain@bluecrossmn.com