Honda’s Robert Heilbron Joins MSF Board of Trustees

IRVINE, Calif., Nov. 12, 2020 — Robert Heilbron, lead administrator, Honda Rider Education, is the newest member of the MSF Board of Trustees.

“I am delighted with my appointment to the MSF 2020 Board of Trustees by American Honda Motor Co., Inc.,” Heilbron said. “It will be my privilege to serve with the other board members, and to advance motorcycle safety for all riders across the country.”

The MSF is currently at work on expanding online course offerings, exploring opportunities in emerging markets, and updating the RiderCourse catalog, as demand for RiderCourses and online information remains strong. The MSF continues to serve the training community with new methods for professional development and online certification options.

“The MSF staff remains grateful for the support of each member company and the guidance provided by the trustees,” said Robert Gladden, MSF vice president of training operations. “As we begin to wrap up this challenging year, we look forward to hitting the ground running in January and maintaining our momentum into 2021.”

The Motorcycle Safety Foundation promotes safety through rider training and education, operator licensing tests, and public information programs. The MSF works with the federal government, state agencies, the military, and others to offer training for all skill levels so riders can enjoy a lifetime of safe, responsible motorcycling. Standards established by the MSF have been recognized worldwide since 1973.

The MSF is a not-for-profit organization endorsed by American Honda Motor Co., Inc.; BMW Motorrad USA; BRP, Inc.; Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Inc.; Indian Motorcycle; Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.; KTM North America, Inc.; Suzuki Motor of America, Inc.; Triumph Motorcycles America; and Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. For safety information or to enroll in an MSF Basic RiderCourse near you, or to learn more about the many other MSF course offerings, visit or call (800) 446-9227. Follow @msf__usa to keep up with the MSF on Twitter and Instagram.