state associations

The Auto Care Association works closely with our state groups on legislative and regulatory issues that impact the auto care industry. Scroll down to find your state's association(s) below. For more information about the association's involvement on the state level, email Aaron Lowe or call 301-654-6664.

Alabama
Alabama Tire Dealers Association
Ms. Cheryl Lentz & Ms. Sabrina Lentz Knop 
6096 County Road 434 
Trinity, AL 35673 
alatiredealers@cs.com
256-616-3587 
www.alatiredealers.com

Automotive Aftermarket Association Southeast (AAAS)
Mr. Randal H. Ward CAE 
11245 Chantilly Parkway Court 
Montgomery, AL 36117 
randal@aaas.us
334-834-1848 
www.aaas.us
Alaska
No state associations
Arizona
CAWA - Representing the Automotive Parts Industry
Mr. Rodney K. Pierini
4030 Lennane Drive
Sacramento, CA 95834
admin@cawa.org
800-332-2292, ext. 1
www.cawa.org
California

CAWA - Representing the Automotive Parts Industry
Mr. Rodney K. Pierini
4030 Lennane Drive
Sacramento, CA 95834
admin@cawa.org
800-332-2292, ext. 1
www.cawa.org

Automotive Service Councils of California (ASCCA) 
Gloria Peterson, Executive Director
One Capitol Mall, Suite 320 
Sacramento, CA 95814  
(916) 924-9054 
(800) 810-4272  
(916) 444-7462 (fax)
gpeterson@amgroup.us 
www.ascca.com 

California Service Station & Auto Repair Association (CIOMA)
Mr. Jay McKeeman
3835 North Freeway Blvd Suite 240
Sacramento, CA 95834-1955
jaymck@cioma.com

California Tire Dealers Association
Mr. Ejnar Fink-Jensen
780 Sea Spray Lane Suite 309
Foster City, CA 94404-2423
ejnar@catiredealers.com
650-357-0600

State of California Auto Dismantlers Association
Martha Cowell
3550 Watt Avenue, Suite 140
Sacramento, CA   95821
mcowell@scada1.com
(916) 979-7088

California Automotive Business Coalition (CalABC)
Mr. Johan Gallo
621 Capitol Mall Suite 2500
Sacramento, CA 95814
gallojm@sbcglobal.net
916-442-8888
http://calabc.org 

Independent Automotive Professionals Assn. of CA (IAPA) 
Nikki Ayers, Executive Director
Post Office Box 6953
Santa Barbara, CA 93160  
nikki@ayersrepairs.com               
805-845-4242
www.iapasb.com 

California Auto Body Association
David McClune, Executive Director
P.O. Box 660607
Sacramento, CA 95866-0607
davidm@calautobody.com  
916-557-8100
916-405-3529 (fax)
www.calautobody.com  
Colorado
Automotive Parts & Services Association
Mr. Jim Quinten 
1016 La Posada Dr., Suite 138 
Austin, TX 78752 
jim.quinten@apsassociation.com
512-339-0044
Connecticut
New England Tire & Service Association
Mr. Dick Cole 
P.O. Box 1012 
Yarmouth, ME 04096 
netsapros@aol.com
207-846-0986 

New England Service Station and Auto Repair Association
Mr. Matt Lelacheur 
574 Boston Road #12 
Billerica, MA 01821 
MattL@nessara.org
978-667-7706
Delaware
Chesapeake Automotive Business Association
Mr. Jim Donohue 
PO Box 938 
Severna Park, MD 21146 
jim@caba.biz
410-647-0505 

Washington Maryland Delaware Service Station & Auto Repair Association
Mr. Kirk McCauley 
1532 Pointer Ridge Drive Suite G 
Bowie, MD 20716 
kmccauley@wmda.net
301-390-0900
District of Columbia
Chesapeake Automotive Business Association
Mr. Jim Donohue 
PO Box 938 
Severna Park, MD 21146 
jim@caba.biz
410-647-0505 

Washington Maryland Delaware Service Station & Auto Repair Association
Mr. Kirk McCauley 
1532 Pointer Ridge Drive Suite G 
Bowie, MD 20716 
kmccauley@wmda.net
301-390-0900
Florida
AAAS - Florida
Mr. George Ehrhard, Director, Florida Operations 
18719 Geraci Road 
Lutz, FL 33548 
gehrhard@tampabay.rr.com
813-412-3663 

Automotive Aftermarket Association Southeast (AAAS)
Mr. Randal H. Ward CAE 
11245 Chantilly Parkway Court 
Montgomery, AL 36117 
randal@aaas.us
334-834-1848 
www.aaas.us
Georgia
Georgia Tire Dealers
Ms. Stacy Jarrrett 
P.O. Box 801378 
Acworth, GA 30101 
ga_tiredealers@bellsouth.net
770-947-2323 

Automotive Aftermarket Association Southeast (AAAS)
Mr. Randal H. Ward CAE 
11245 Chantilly Parkway Court 
Montgomery, AL 36117 
randal@aaas.us
334-834-1848 
www.aaas.us
Hawaii

No state associations

Idaho

No state associations

Illinois
AASP of IL
Mr. Mike Lane 
225 East Cook Street 
Springfield, IL 62704 
m.lane@aaspi.org

Automotive Parts and Service Association of Illinois
Ms. Suzanne McLean 
6450 S. 6th Street Road 
Springfield, IL 62712 
Suzanne@apsail.com
Indiana
Kentucky/Indiana Automotive Wholesalers Association
Ms. Kim Rominger 
PO Box 68 
Dublin, OH 43017 
krominger@amgllcusa.com
614-889-1309
Iowa
Automotive Parts & Services Association
Mr. Jim Quinten 
1016 La Posada Dr., Suite 138 
Austin, TX 78752 
jim.quinten@apsassociation.com
512-339-0044 

Iowa Tire Dealers Association
Ms. Brenda Neville 
717 E Court Ave. 
Des Moines, IA 50309 
Brenda@iowamotortruck.com
515-244-5193
Kansas
Mid-America Tire Dealers Association KS/NE/OK
Ms. Shawn Herrick 
7321 NW Rochester Rd 
Topeka, KS 66617 
herrick.shawn@gmail.com
785-286-1110 

Automotive Parts & Services Association
Mr. Jim Quinten 
1016 La Posada Dr., Suite 138 
Austin, TX 78752 
jim.quinten@apsassociation.com
512-339-0044
Kentucky
Kentucky/Indiana Automotive Wholesalers Association
Ms. Kim Rominger 
PO Box 68 
Dublin, OH 43017 
krominger@amgllcusa.com
614-889-1309
Louisiana
Louisiana Independent Tire Dealers Association
Mr. David Tatman 
P.O. Box 82531 
Baton Rouge, LA 70884 
david@tatmangroup.com
225-767-7640
Maine
New England Tire & Service Association
Mr. Dick Cole 
P.O. Box 1012 
Yarmouth, ME 04096 
netsapros@aol.com
207-846-0986 

New England Service Station and Auto Repair Association
Mr. Matt Lelacheur 
574 Boston Road #12 
Billerica, MA 01821 
MattL@nessara.org
978-667-7706
Maryland
Chesapeake Automotive Business Association
Mr. Jim Donohue 
PO Box 938 
Severna Park, MD 21146 
jim@caba.biz
410-647-0505 

Washington Maryland Delaware Service Station & Auto Repair Association
Mr. Kirk McCauley 
1532 Pointer Ridge Drive Suite G 
Bowie, MD 20716 
kmccauley@wmda.net
301-390-0900
Massachusetts

New England Service Station and Auto Repair Association
Mr. Matt Lelacheur 
574 Boston Road #12 
Billerica, MA 01821 
MattL@nessara.org
978-667-7706 

New England Tire & Service Association
Mr. Dick Cole 
P.O. Box 1012 
Yarmouth, ME 04096 
netsapros@aol.com
207-846-0986 

Michigan

Michigan Automotive Parts Association
Ms. Debbie Cook 
PO Box 81010 
Lansing, MI 48908 
dcmapa@ix.netcom.com
517-886-0905 

Michigan Tire Dealers Association (Michigan Retailers Association)
Mr. James Hallan 
603 S. Washington Avenue 
Lansing, MI 48933 
jhallan@retailers.com
517-372-5656

Minnesota

Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of Minnesota, Inc.
Ms. Judell Anderson, CAE 
1970 Oakcrest Avenue, Suite 102 
Roseville, MN 55113 
judell@aaspmn.org
612-623-1110 
www.aaspmn.org

Minnesota Service Station & Convenience Store Association
Mr. Lance Klatt 
2886 Middle Street 
Little Canada, MN 55117 
lance@mnssa.com
651-487-1983 

North Central Tire Dealers and Suppliers Association
Ms. Bonnie McCleary 
13304 Stone Road 
Minnetonka, MN 55305 
bonniemccleary@northcentraltiredealers.com
952-544-6805

Mississippi

Automotive Aftermarket Association Southeast (AAAS)
Mr. Randal H. Ward CAE 
11245 Chantilly Parkway Court 
Montgomery, AL 36117 
randal@aaas.us
334-834-1848 
www.aaas.us

Missouri
AASP Missouri/Missouri Tire Industry Association
Mr. Ron Reiling AAM 
P.O. Box 609 
St. Charles, MO 63302 
aaspmo@aol.com

Automotive Parts & Services Association
Mr. Jim Quinten 
1016 La Posada Dr., Suite 138 
Austin, TX 78752 
jim.quinten@apsassociation.com
512-339-0044
Montana
Montana Tire Dealers Association
Mr. Bradley Griffin 
1645 Parkhill Dr, Suite 6 
Billings, MT 59102 
brad.griffin@mtretail.com
406-256-1005
Nebraska

Automotive Parts & Services Association
Mr. Jim Quinten 
1016 La Posada Dr., Suite 138 
Austin, TX 78752 
jim.quinten@apsassociation.com
512-339-0044 

Mid-America Tire Dealers Association KS/NE/OK
Ms. Shawn Herrick 
7321 NW Rochester Rd 
Topeka, KS 66617 
herrick.shawn@gmail.com
785-286-1110

Nevada
CAWA - Representing the Automotive Parts Industry
Mr. Rodney K. Pierini 
4030 Lennane Drive 
Sacramento, CA 95834 
admin@cawa.org
800-332-2292, ext. 1 
www.cawa.org
New Hampshire

New England Tire & Service Association
Mr. Dick Cole 
P.O. Box 1012 
Yarmouth, ME 04096 
netsapros@aol.com
207-846-0986 

New England Service Station and Auto Repair Association
Mr. Matt Lelacheur 
574 Boston Road #12 
Billerica, MA 01821 
MattL@nessara.org
978-667-7706

New Jersey
AASP-NJ
Mr. Charles Bryant 
PO Box 734 
Neptune, NJ 07753 
setlit4u@msn.com

New Jersey Gasoline-Convenience-Automotive Association
Mr. Sal Risalvato 
66 Morris Avenue Suite 1E 
Springfield, NJ 07081 
sal@njgca.org
973-376-0066
New Mexico

Automotive Parts & Services Association
Mr. Jim Quinten 
1016 La Posada Dr., Suite 138 
Austin, TX 78752 
jim.quinten@apsassociation.com
512-339-0044

New York

AASP of NY/GASDA/NYASSRS
Mr. Ralph Bombardiere 
6 Walker Way 
Albany, NY 12205 
Gasda1@cs.com

New York State Automotive Aftermarket Association
Mr. Fred Forsythe 
210 LeMoyne Avenue Suite B 
Syracuse, NY 13208 
mlord@nysaaa.net 
800-888-6929 

New York Tire Dealers Association
Ms. Bernadette Martens 
258 Broadway 
Amityville, NY 11701 
info@nytiredealers.com
631-789-9505 

Service Station Dealers of Greater New York
Ms. Carla Obalde 
421 Waverly Avenue 
Mamaroneck, NY 10543 
cobalde@ssdgny.org
914-698-5188

North Carolina
Automotive Aftermarket Association of the Carolinas and Tennessee
Mr. Randy D. Lisk 
1720 Hillsborough Street Suite LL1 
Raleigh, NC 27605 
apac219@aol.com

Independent Garage Owners of North Carolina
Mr. Robert Pulverenti 
P.O. Box 90426 
Raleigh, NC 27675 
bob@igonc.com

North Carolina Tire Dealers Association
Mr. Reece Hester 
P.O. Box 17046 
Raleigh, NC 27619 
reece.hester@nctda.com
877-784-0111
North Dakota

No state associations

Ohio

Kentucky/Indiana Automotive Wholesalers Association
Ms. Kim Rominger 
PO Box 68 
Dublin, OH 43017 
krominger@amgllcusa.com
614-889-1309 

Ohio Tire & Automotive Association
Mr. Gordon Gough 
50 W Broad Street Suite 2020 
Columbus, OH 43215 
gordong@ohioretailmerchants.com
614-221-7950 

Midwest Automotive Parts and Service Association (MAPSA)
Mr. Gary Murdock 
4645 Leap Court 
Hilliard, OH 43026 
gmurdock@MidwestAPSA.org

Southwestern Ohio Garage & Gasoline Dealers Association
Mr. Jerry Arndt 
237 S. Dixie Drive 
Vandalia, OH 45377 
soggda@aol.com
937-890-9670

Oklahoma

Automotive Parts & Services Association
Mr. Jim Quinten 
1016 La Posada Dr., Suite 138 
Austin, TX 78752 
jim.quinten@apsassociation.com
512-339-0044 

Mid-America Tire Dealers Association KS/NE/OK
Ms. Shawn Herrick 
7321 NW Rochester Rd 
Topeka, KS 66617 
herrick.shawn@gmail.com
785-286-1110 

Oregon

Northwest Automotive Trades Association (NATA)
Ms. Cathi Webb   
7931 NE Halsey Suite 212 
Portland, OR 97213 
cathi@aboutnata.org
503-253-9898 

Northwest Tire Dealers Association
Mr. Dick Nordness 
93705 E. Granada Court 
Kennewick, WA 99338 
rnordness@charter.net
509-948-2433

Pennsylvania

AASP-PA
Mr. Jeff Walter 
2151 Greenwood Street 
Harrisburg, PA 17104 
jjwalter@aasp-pa.org

MidAtlantic Automotive Wholesalers Association
Mr. George Lyter 
4601 Gettysburg Road 
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055 
maaa4601@verizon.net

Pennsylvania Gasoline Retailers Association & Allied Trades
Mr. Ross DiBono 
906 Rhawn Street 
Philadelphia, PA 19111 
ross@pagrat.com
215-342-1818 

Petroleum Retailers and Auto Repair Association
Ms. Nancy Maricondi 
1051 Brinton Road Suite 304 
Pittsburgh, PA 15221 
nancy@prara.com
412-241-2380 

Tire Dealers Association of Western Pennsylvania
Mr. Jack Greiner 
PO Box 1524 
Greensburg, PA 15601 
tiredealers@hotmail.com
724-836-0309

Rhode Island

New England Tire & Service Association
Mr. Dick Cole 
P.O. Box 1012 
Yarmouth, ME 04096 
netsapros@aol.com
207-846-0986 

New England Service Station and Auto Repair Association
Mr. Matt Lelacheur 
574 Boston Road #12 
Billerica, MA 01821 
MattL@nessara.org
978-667-7706

South Carolina

Automotive Aftermarket Association of the Carolinas and Tennessee
Mr. Randy D. Lisk 
1720 Hillsborough Street Suite LL1 
Raleigh, NC 27605 
apac219@aol.com

South Dakota
No state associations
Tennessee
Automotive Aftermarket Association of the Carolinas and Tennessee
Mr. Randy D. Lisk 
1720 Hillsborough Street Suite LL1 
Raleigh, NC 27605 
apac219@aol.com

Tennessee Tire Dealers Association
Mr. Barry Reese 
500 South Walnut 
Cookeville, TN 38501 
barry@tcstire.com
888-449-8473 x326
Texas

Automotive Parts & Services Association
Mr. Jim Quinten 
1016 La Posada Dr., Suite 138 
Austin, TX 78752 
jim.quinten@apsassociation.com
512-339-0044 

Texas Tire Dealers Association
Mr. Chuck Space 
4600 Spicewood Springs Rd Suite 103 
Austin, TX 78759 
space@ecpi.com
512-343-8604  

Utah

No state associations

Vermont

New England Tire & Service Association
Mr. Dick Cole 
P.O. Box 1012 
Yarmouth, ME 04096 
netsapros@aol.com
207-846-0986 

New England Service Station and Auto Repair Association
Mr. Matt Lelacheur 
574 Boston Road#12 
Billerica, MA 01821 
MattL@nessara.org
978-667-7706 

Virginia

Virginia Automotive Association
Mr. Steve Akridge 
6126 Fox Haven Place 
Midlothian, VA 23112 
sakridge@vaautomotive.org
804-739-1400 

Washington Metropolitan Auto Body Association
Mr. Jordan Hendler 
P.O. Box 3157 
Mechanicsville, VA 23116 
jordanhendler@wmaba.com

Washington

Northwest Tire Dealers Association
Mr. Dick Nordness 
93705 E. Granada Court 
Kennewick, WA 99338 
rnordness@charter.net
509-948-2433 

Washington Automotive Industry Association
Mr. Thomas V. Janssen 
PO Box 12690 
Mill Creek, WA 98082-0690 
tom@washingtonautomotive.org

West Virginia

Midwest Automotive Parts and Service Association (MAPSA)
Mr. Gary Murdock 
4645 Leap Court 
Hilliard, OH 43026 
gmurdock@MidwestAPSA.org

Wisconsin

Wisconsin Automotive Parts Association
Mr. Gary W. Manke
5330 Wall Street Suite 100
Madison, WI 53718
gmanke@medaassn.com

Wyoming

Automotive Parts & Services Association
Mr. Jim Quinten 
1016 La Posada Dr., Suite 138 
Austin, TX 78752 
jim.quinten@apsassociation.com
512-339-0044

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