UAF Announces Officers, Trustees for 2022

UAF Announces Officers, Trustees for 2022

The official confirmation vote was held during a UAF board of trustees meeting held virtually on Oct. 27.

The University of the Aftermarket Foundation (UAF) board of trustees has elected its officers for fiscal year 2022. An official confirmation vote was held during the recent UAF board of trustees meeting held virtually on Oct. 27. The approved slate of officers is as follows:

  • Chairman – Robert Egan, MAAP, Egan & Associates
  • Senior Vice Chairman – John R. Washbish, MAAP, president and CEO, Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance
  • Vice Chairman – Larry Pavey, AAP, CEO, Federated Auto Parts
  • Treasurer – William Maggs, MAAP, executive vice president, supply chain, Parts Authority
  • Secretary – Roger McCollum, AAP, CEO, N.A. Williams Company
  • Chairman Emeritus – Rusty Bishop, AAP, leadership advisor, Federated Auto Parts
  • Executive Director – Jennifer Tio, AAP, president, Maximum Marketing Services, Inc

The following Lifetime Trustee representatives will serve on the University of the Aftermarket Foundation board of trustees in the coming year:

  • Mohammed Al Fayyad, ACDelco
  • William Babcox, AAP, Babcox Media, Inc.
  • Richard Beirne, MAAP, Richard and Lisa Beirne
  • Brent Berman, First Brands Group
  • Michael C. Buzzard, AAP, The Clay Buzzard Family
  • Mike Carr, CARDONE Industries
  • Mauro Cifelli, AWDA
  • Jeff Darby, Dorman Products, Inc.
  • Ryan Devine, MiX representative
  • Chris Gardner, MAAP, Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association
  • Duncan Gillis, BBB Industries LLC
  • Todd Hack, MAAP, Mevotech
  • Philip Halberg, Federal-Mogul (DRiV)
  • Bill Hanvey, MAAP, Auto Care Association
  • Tim Hardin, Epicor Software Corporation
  • Todd Hertzler, Robert Bosch, LLC
  • Pete Kornafel, MAAP
  • Jeffrey E. Koviak, AAP, Tenneco (DRiV)
  • Fletcher Lord III, Parts Warehouse/Crow Burlingame
  • Jacki Lutz, YANG representative
  • Paul McCarthy, MAAP, Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association
  • Dave McColley, Mann + Hummel MHFT
  • Rollie Olson, Rollie & Gayle Olson and Family
  • Heather Preu, MAM Software Group, Inc.
  • Chris Pruitt, East Penn Manufacturing and Flicker/Langdon/Pruitt
  • Jacqueline Rodriguez, Parts Authority
  • Robert Roos, The Pronto Network
  • Rick Schwartz, The Schwartz Family
  • Robert M. Segal, MAAP, Sanel NAPA/The Segal Family
  • Eric Sills, AAP, Standard Motor Products
  • Steve Smith, GCommerce Inc
  • Danielle Sonnefeld, AAP, Women in Auto Care
  • Bill Stroupe, KIAWA Education Foundation
  • Tom Tecklenburg, Dayco Products LLC
  • Chuck Udell, MAAP, Morris/Rupp McCartney Education Trust of APSA

Several more industry professionals will serve UAF in a variety of support roles: Wendy Earp, audit committee; Kristin Grons, marketing committee; George Keeley, legal counsel; Ken Marker, investment advisor; Larry Northrup, AAP, AWDA liaison; Nathan Perrine, comptroller; Mort Schwartz, MAAP, contributions committee; Billy Sissamis, accounting; Joe Stephan, marketing committee; and Casey Ventrillo, investment advisor.

The University of the Aftermarket Foundation is a 501(c) 3 not-for-profit organization. All contributions are tax deductible to the extent provided by law. To make a donation, visit UofA-Foundation.org. To learn about available scholarships, and to apply online, visit AutomotiveScholarships.com.

You May Also Like

MEMA Launches Right to Repair Campaign

As part of the campaign launch, MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers is executing a digital advertising spend across multiple channels – including social media, streaming services, websites, and more.

Right to repair 2

MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers is launching a new Right to Repair campaign in support of the Right to Equitable and Professional Auto Industry Repair (“REPAIR”) Act, which it said would expand access to vehicle repair and maintenance information safely and securely and enable aftermarket suppliers and independent repairers to provide safe, high-quality vehicle service options to consumers.  

YANG Announces Speakers at Auto Care Connect

The Young Auto Care Network Group (YANG) has announced speakers for its 5 for 5 sessions.

Auto Care Connect YANG speakers
Women In Trucking Names 2024 Distinguished Woman in Logistics

Sarah Ruffcorn, president of Trinity Logistics, was named the winner of the 10th annual Distinguished Woman in Logistics Award.

SEMA Announces Candidates for Board of Directors

Voting will take place online between May 28 and June 11, and is open to current SEMA-member companies.

Women In Auto Care Introduces ‘Women of the World’

The event will take place the first Wednesday of every month beginning in May. 

Women In Auto Care Introduces 'Women of the World'

Other Posts

Majority of Independent Repair Shops View Vehicle Data Access as Top Business Issue

Eighty-four percent of independent repair shops made that claim, surpassing other timely considerations, like technician recruitment and retention and inflation.

Right to repair 2
MEMA Launches At-Home Repair Campaign

MEMA announced the next step in the campaign to get the REPAIR Act passed, asking aftermarket suppliers to get involved.

Right to repair QR code 1400
Remanufacturing Roadshow & Annual Conference Set for June

The event will take place June 25-26 in Greenville, SC.

MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers Announces Reman Roadshow, Annual Conference
MEMA Partners on Enhanced Aftermarket Logistics Solutions 

The MEMA, eShipping Partner Program offers MEMA member companies a robust transportation management platform.