Who We Are

The Women in Auto Care community is dedicated to its mission of connecting, empowering and mentoring women within the auto care industry. Email us: womeninautocare@autocare.org

What We Do

Women in Auto Care is dedicated to providing opportunities, education and career leadership to women in the auto care industry through conferences, networking, scholarships, education, data, awards and more.

  • Annual Leadership Conferences - Women in Auto Care conferences focus on personal and professional development, offering various educational and networking opportunities.
    • Accredited by Northwood University since 2012 - offering continuing education unit (CEU) credits
  • Scholarship Program – Women in Auto Care annually grants scholarships to deserving high school and post-secondary female students.
  • Awards – Women in Auto Care administers and sanctions awards at the Women in Auto Care awards ceremony during AAPEX in Las Vegas
    • Women of the Year awards
    • The Automotive Communication Awards
  • Mentor Program – Women in Auto Care curates mentor relationships based on individual goals, fit, and experiences
     

Executive Committee


  • Olivia Droney Newton
    MANN+HUMMEL Filtration Technology Group Inc.
    Past Chairman
  • Jessica Toliuszis
    Highline Warren
    Chair
  • Ellison Lawhead
    AutoZone, Inc.
    Vice Chair
  • Nicole Brennan
    VALEO North America Inc.
    Member
  • Roxanne Doche
    Shop-Ware Inc.
    Member
  • Shireen Doultani
    Schwartz Advisors, LLC
    Member
  • Kylie Hirko
    Endeavor Business Media
    Member
  • Jacqueline Hower
    Zimmerman's Automotive Service
    Member
  • Jacki Lutz
    Sensata Technologies
    Member
  • Kim Nolan
    BBB Industries
    Member
  • Sue Sole
    ISC Industries
    Member
  • Melissa Stephens
    Genuine Parts/NAPA
    Member
  • Rhonda Young
    Kukui
    Member
  • Jessica Finnerty
    Auto Care Association
    Staff liaison
  • Tammy Tecklenburg
    Tecklenburg Advisors
    Board Representative