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Michael Purser


Michael Purser wants to help you become a better, safer driver — whether that means connecting you to the educational resources you need to prepare for your first road test or walking you through the process of completing a traffic safety program.

About Michael

Michael loves writing and safe driving. He has more than 10 years of experience as a writer and more than 20 years of experience behind the wheel. In that time, he's helped readers find everything from award-winning driver training to the best five-star hotels in Manhattan. And he's never had a speeding ticket.

Michael graduated from Brigham Young University in 2012, where he pursued a bachelor's degree in communications with a focus on public relations. Using his training, Michael builds relationships and improves communication between people and organizations. He specializes in turning technical concepts into simple ideas.

During his career, Michael has written about waste management, medical fundraising, video games, luxury travel, ski destinations and federal regulations — among other things. He's always eager to explore new horizons and master complex new ideas. In short, Michael is a huge nerd, both professionally and recreationally.

According to Michael, there's no such thing as being too safe behind the wheel. He joined SafeMotorist in 2023 to help drivers find the resources they need to earn a license, prevent accidents and even save money on auto insurance. If you want to make the road a safer place for drivers everywhere, Michael is eager to lend a hand.

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  • Bachelor's in Communications — Public Relations, Brigham Young University


  • Poynter/American Copy Editors Society Certificate in Editing, Poynter Institute for Media Studies