OFFICE OF VEHICLE SAFETY COMPLIANCE (NVS-220)
Current as of April 2009 (Note: Area Code is "202" Except for San Angelo Test Facility)

Claude Harris, Office Director, 366-2832
E-Mail OVSC@dot.gov, FAX: 366-3081, Program Assistant, Lorri Hamn, 366-9896

Vehicle Crash Avoidance
Div. (NVS-221)

Harry Thompson, Chief
366-5289
Fax: 366-5930

Equipment Div.
(NVS-222)

Jeff Giuseppe, Chief
366-5756
Fax: 493-0073 & 366-7002

Import & Certification
Div. (NVS-223)

Coleman Sachs, Chief
366-3151
Fax: 493-0073
E-Mail: Importcertification@dot.gov

Vehicle Crashworthiness
Div. (NVS-224)

Charles Case
Fax: 366-3081

John Finneran, 366-0645

110 - Tire Selection & Rims, GVWR <10k
120 - Tire Selection & Rims, GVWR >10K, MC
126 - Electronic Stability Control
138 - Tire Pressure Monitor Systems
575.6(a)4 - Owner’s Manual Tire & Loading information
575.103 - Truck Camper Loading
585 Sub G – TPMS Phase-in Reporting
- Rollover Crash Avoidance


Stu Seigel, 366-5287

105 - Hydraulic & Electric Brakes
111 - Mirrors
118 - Power Windows & Partitions
122 - Motorcycle Brakes
123 - Motorcycle Controls & Displays
124 - Accelerator Control Systems
131 - School Bus (SB) Pedestrian Safety Devices
135 - Light Vehicle Brake Systems
500 - Low Speed Vehicles


Joan Taylor, Compliance
Systems Information Analyst,
366-5309

- Parts
541 - 545 Theft Prevention
582 - Insurance Cost Information
583 - Domestic Content
- FOIA Coordinator>
- Enforcement SOM Representative
- OVSC Records Retention Coord.


Phillip Gorney, 366-0080

103 - W/S Defrosting and Defogging
104 - W/S Wipers and Washers
126 - Electronic Stability Control
575.105 Vehicle Rollover
Vince Williams, 366-2319

102 - Transmission Shift Sequences
114 - Theft Protection
403 - Platform Lift Systems
404 - Platform Lift Installation
595 - Sub C Vehicle Modification for Persons with Disabilities
Maurice Hicks, 366-1708

- Parts for CAFÉ Enforcement
523 - Vehicle Classification (CAFÉ)
531 - Passenger Car Fuel Economy
533 - Light Truck Fuel Economy
534 - CAFÉ Rights & Responsibilities
538 - Manufacturing Incentives for Alternate Fuel
203 - Impact Protector for Driver from Steering Control System
Contractors (Infologics)

Rena Lee, Manager 366-5291
Kristi Bragdon, 366-5291
Felix Rivera, 366-5323
Racquel Peoples, 366-0115
Neil Thurgood, 366-0712
Sam Campbell, 366-5310
108 - Lamps/Conspicuity Systems
- Heavy Truck Rollover ESC/RSC

Mike Cole, 366-2334
108 - Lamps/Conspicuity Systems
125 - Warning Device
302 – Flammability

Claudia Covell, 366-5293 218 - Motorcycle Helmets
Alternate:
209 - Seatbelt Assembly
213 - Child Restraints

Luis Figueroa, 366-5298 106 - Brake Hoses
116 - Brake Fluid
205 - Glazing Materials
223 - Rear Impact Guards
224 - Rear Impact Protection
304 - Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Tank Integrity

Zack Fraser, 366-5754
213 - Child Restraints
572 - Child Dummies

George Gillespie, 366-5299
109 - Passenger Cars New Tires
117 - Retreaded Tires
119 - Motorcycle/Bus/Truck-New Tires
129 - Non-Pneumatic Tires
139 - New-Pneumatic Radial Tires For Light Vehicles
575.104 - UTQG

Cassandra Hayden, 366-2190 108 - Lamps/Conspicuity Systems
Alternate:
218 - Motorcycle Helmets

Tony Lazzaro, 366-5304
206 - Door Latch/Hinge
209 - Seatbelt Assembly
213C - Child Restraint Components
Alternate:
139 - New-Pneumatic Radial Tires For Light Vehicles

Jenq (Jack) Chern, 366-0661
- Tire Efficiency Program
- Import Tire Enforcement

San Angelo Test Facility
Phone: 325-655-0546
FAX: 325-655-0548

Ken Yates, Chief
574 - Tire Identification
575.104 – UTQG
Todd Grogan – Engineer
Contractors (BLF)
Jack Stewart, UTQG Test Technician
Doris Beebe, UTQG Data Technician

George Stevens, 366-5308
- Importation of Motorcycles & Motor-driven Cycles
- Import Eligibility Petitions
- Inconsequentiality Petitions


Vacant
555 - Temporary Exemptions
565 - VIN Content
566 - Manufacturer Identification
567 - Vehicle Certification
568 - Multi-Stage Vehicle Certification
- Trailer Information

Dick Merritt, 366-5300
- Show or Display Exemption
- Temporary Importation for research, investigations, demonstrations, or training
- Importation of Small Motor Scooters pocket bikes, mini-ninjas, mini-choppers, etc.)
- Importation of Race Vehicles
- Unconventional Vehicles

John Lewis, 366-4192
- Compliance Certification of Canadian Imports
- Registered Importer Applications & Renewals
Alternate:
- Temporary Importation

Vincent Dileonardi, 366-5307
- Compliance Certification of Non-Canadian Imports
Alternate:
565 - VIN Content
566 - Manufacturer Identification
567 - Vehicle Certification

Clint Lindsay, 366-5288
Fax: 366-3081
- Investigations
Alternate:
- NHTSA Emergency Coordinator
- NHTSA Continuity Of Operations Program Manager

Website for NVS-223
Non-Conforming Vehicles/Registered Importer Issues - 366-5291

NVS-220
Terry Anderson, 366-6030
- Budget
- Vehicle Inspections
- CAFÉ Parts 525, 535, & 537

Andre Jones, 366-7017
Early Warning Report Research
101 - Controls and Displays
113 - Hood Latch Systems
401 - Interior Trunk Release

Breon Branch, 366-1208
- CAFÉ Enforcement Specialist
Lawrence Valvo, 366-5359
208 - Occupant Crash Protection
204 - Steering Column Rearward Displacement
212 - Windshield Mounting
219 - Windshield Zone Intrusion

· James Jones, 366-5294
121 - Air Brakes
214D - Side Impact

214S - Side Impact

216 - Roof Crush Resistance

P581 - Bumper Standards

P587 - Deformable Barriers

- Vans Used as School Buses

- Pedestrian Impact GTR

·  Karen Nuschler, 366-5829
201- Interior Occupant Protection

201U - Interior Occupant Prot. Upper

201P - Interior Occupant Prot. Pole

572 - Dummy Issues
- Bio Steering Committee
- Occupant Ejection

· Brian Smith, 366-6975
208 - Occupant Crash Protection
222 - School Bus Seating
- Designated Seating Position
- Event Data Recorders
- Hydrogen Vehicles

· Ed Chan, 493-0335
202 - Head Restraints

207 - Seating Systems

210 - Seatbelt Anchorage Assemblies

225 - Child Seat Anchorages

301 - Fuel System Integrity, Front, Side and Rear

303 - Compressed Natural Gas

305 - Electric Powered Vehicles

- Tommy Blocks
- Project Management

- Vehicle Mix Compatibility

· Mike Rossey, 366-1704
217 - Bus Emergency Exits

220 - School Bus Roof Strength

221 - School Bus Joint Strength

222 - School Bus Seating
301SB - Fuel System Integrity,

School Bus

 


Contractors (BLF Technologies)

Oris Younger, 366-6018

Jeanette Greenfield, 366-5317

Deborah Thomas, 366-5297

Kim Childers, 366-2820

Anne Watson, 366-5322

Justin Jirgl, 366-5290

David Simmons, 366-5765

Elena Sonsev, 366-9897

Maritza Marshall, 366-6017

Eduardo (Maximo) Aviles, 493-0227

- Special Projects