I-CAR BOARD OF DIRECTORS ELECTS SEVEN INDIVIDUALS TO FILL OPEN BOARD SEATS; THREE RETURNING FOR SECOND TERM
Hoffman Estates, IL
July 22, 2020I-CAR® (the Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair) Board of Directors (Board) today announced the election of seven individuals to fill open board seats, including three members returning for a second, three-year term.
The Board’s election process concluded on June 30; new members will assume their role immediately following the August 26 Board meeting.
In November 2019, I-CAR Regular Members approved the adoption of a more streamlined, strategically focused board structure, while retaining Inter-Industry representation and balance. The Board includes four representatives from the Collision Repair segment; three each from OEM and Insurance segments; and one each from Education; Equipment, Tool and Supply; and Related Services segments. At the Board's option, up to four hybrid seats can be added for requisite subject matter expertise.
The newly-elected members of the I-CAR BOD are:
Global Collision & Strategy Manager
Ford Motor Company
Collision Repair Segment
New York Automotive & Diesel Institute (NYADI)
Director Strategic Sales and Training
Equipment, Tool, and Supply Segment
Re-elected to a second, three-year term are:
Collision Program Manager
Audi of America
Assistant Vice President
Enterprise Holdings, Inc.
Related Industry Services Segment
Car Crafters, Inc.
Collision Repair Segment
“On behalf of I-CAR’s Board of Directors, I am thrilled to bring such deep knowledge and perspectives from this highly respected and capable group of individuals to the front lines of navigating I-CAR’s vision and mission, now, and into the future,” said Tim O’Day, Chair of I-CAR’s BOD and President/CEO of Boyd Group Services, Inc.
O’Day also acknowledged the tireless commitment of these outgoing I-CAR BOD members:
· Mark Algie – 3M
· John Donley – IAnet – Accurate Nationwide Appraisals
· Richard Perry – Chief Automotive Technologies
· Jim Roach – American Honda Motors
· Roy Schnepper – Butler’s Collision
· Randy Stabler – Pride Collision Centers
· Ron Vincenzi – CARSTAR Chilton Auto Body
Added John Van Alstyne, I-CAR President & CEO: “Our new governance model offers a strategic framework designed for continued relevance and responsiveness to today’s extraordinary inter-collision repair industry; these new and returning members will collectively provide critical insights and guidance as we continue to advance I-CAR’s vision: ensuring complete, safe and quality repairs on behalf of the consumer.”