TransSafe Consulting, LLC
woman-owned small business, TransSafe Consulting, LLC provides
transportation, public safety, and security consulting services
to public and private organizations dealing with regulatory
policy compliance, implementation, and management of complex
transportation and safety programs. TransSafe provides a unique
perspective that integrates Federal, state, and local government
policy, regulation, and compliance issues into transportation/public
safety and security solutions for government at all levels
as well as all industry partners.
solutions consider the needs of all stakeholders. This includes
applying legislative and regulatory knowledge and efforts
at both the state and national levels. We leverage expertise
related to workforce issues and have assisted clients in dealing
with various employment related issues. We understand how
statutory mandates can impact the workforce.
Annette Michelle Sandberg, who has more than 20 years of professional
public safety and law enforcement experience at Federal and
State levels of government, heads TransSafe. Ms. Sandberg
became the 2nd Administrator of the Federal Motor Carrier
Safety Administration (FMCSA) on August 1, 2003, following
her nomination by President George W. Bush and confirmation
by the Senate. Her focused efforts assisted in the reduction
large-truck fatality rates by 41% from 1996 to 2008. Ms. Sandberg
led the agency of 1,100 people with a budget of $465 million
until April 1, 2006. She also served as Deputy Administrator
of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
with more than 600 employees and a $403 million budget.
A nationally recognized expert in law enforcement and public
safety, she led the Washington State Patrol as Chief for 6
years. The agency had a biennial budget of $321 million and
more than 2,200 employees. When appointed in 1995, she was
the 1st woman to lead a state police agency. She served in
the Washington State Patrol from 1983 to 1994 rising to the
rank of Lieutenant.
Ms. Sandberg received a law degree from the Seattle University
School of Law in 1993. She is licensed to practice law in
Alaska and Washington. In 1988, she received an MBA, Magna
Cum Laude, from City University, Bellevue, WA. She attended
the Government Executive Institute at Harvard University in
1996 and the FBI's National Executive Institute in 1998.