2019 Call for Applications: Board of Directors

Posted by Auto Care News on January 24, 2019

Application Deadline: Thursday, February 28, 2019 

The Auto Care Association protects and advances the interests of businesses providing aftermarket products and services for all classes of motor vehicles. We are the voice of the $392 billion plus auto care industry, providing advocacy, educational, networking, technology, market intelligence and communications resources to serve the collective interests of our members.

The Auto Care Association’s Nominating Committee will be accepting applications from qualified members to serve on our board of directors. The board is composed of senior-level executives who have demonstrated a commitment to upholding the mission and goals of the association.

Qualifications: Candidates must commit to a three-year term and be employed at a member organization. No two individuals from the same company may serve on the board concurrently.    

Expectations: Candidates must remain actively engaged with our standing committee and communities, attend four board meetings per year and support the Auto Care Political Action Committee (ACPAC).

Timeline: Following the February 28, 2019 deadline, the Nominating Committee will review all submissions, conduct interviews and present a recommended slate of candidates. Selected candidates will be invited to join the board.

The official board term start date is July 1, 2019.

2019 - 2020 Board Meetings 

2019 Fall Leadership Days and Legislative Summit, Washington, DC
2020 Winter Board Meeting,
2020 Spring Leadership Days,
Denver, CO
2020 Summer Board Meeting,
Bethesda, MD
2020 Fall Leadership Days,
Baltimore, MD

Nominating Committee

Rick Schwartz, Committee Chair, Schwartz Advisors
Curtis Draper, Schwartz Advisors
Jerry O’ Pry, Technical Chemical
Jim Shapiro, SRS Marketing Company
Scott Webb, Pilot Automotive
Cal Wilkins, TascoSalesReps

Michael Klein, Past Board Chair, Las Colinas Investments 

Board of Directors

Mark Finestone, Board Chair, AutoZone, Inc.
Guy Andrysick, Andrysick & Associates
Steve Bearden, H.B. International Marketing Services, Inc. 
JR Bishop, Federated Auto Parts
Jim Dykstra, Dytech Auto Group
Todd Hack, Mevotech
Michael Klein, Las Colinas Investments
Brad Kraft, Hopkins Manufacturing Company
Roger McCollum, N.A. Williams
Bill Maggs, National PRONTO Association
Donna Wagner, Northwood University 

Application Deadline: Thursday, February 28, 2019 


STEP 1: Complete the online application form

start your online application

STEP 2: E-mail your resume to