Yamaha’s Matt Potter Joins MSF Board of Trustees

IRVINE, Calif., March 22, 2021 — The newest member of the MSF Board of Trustees is Matt Potter with Yamaha Motor Corporation, U.S.A. Potter is a regional business manager and has served 14 years with Yamaha. He resides with his family in Montgomeryville, Pennsylvania.

“I am very excited to join the MSF Board of Trustees and I’m looking forward to getting to work,” Potter said. “I have been passionate about motorcycles my whole life. It’s my pleasure to be nominated to the board and I will continue to share my passion for motorcycling while working to promote rider education, safety, and public awareness.”

“The MSF will benefit from the fresh perspectives coming from a number of board members who have recently joined,” said Robert Gladden, MSF vice president of training operations. “Staff members are looking forward to valuable input from them and our veteran trustees as we move into our busy spring and summer months.”

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 MSF-USA.org or call (800) 446-9227. Follow @msf__usa to keep up with the MSF on Twitter and Instagram.