Board of Directors — Connecticut
Term: February 2003 – January 2015
264 Hamburg Rd.
Lyme, CT 06371
Phone: (860) 434-0028
Fax: (860) 434-0597
Regulatory Affairs (Chairman), Government Relations, DEAC (Vice Chairman and Pres. Club Co-Chairman East)
Government Relations, Regulatory Affairs (Chairman), DEAC (Vice Chairman and Pres. Club Co-Chairman East)
Gary H. Reynolds, president of Reynolds’ Garage and Marine, Inc., of Lyme, Conn., represents that state’s franchised new-car dealers on the association’s board of directors.
A new-car dealer and a member of NADA since 1972, Reynolds currently serves as chairman of the association’s Regulatory Affairs Committee. He also serves on the Government Relations Committee. Previously, he served as Region I vice-chairman and on the association’s Industry Relations and Dealership Operations committees. He is also director of the Connecticut Auto Retailers Association. He served as president of the Peugeot Dealer Advisory Council from 1991 through 1995 and was a member of the Subaru New England Dealer Council from 1999 through 2000.
Reynolds holds many positions in government sector, including treasurer of the Lyme Republican Town Committee, chairman of the Lyme Board of Finance, and harbormaster in Lyme.
Active in his community, Reynolds served as chief of the Lyme Fire Company from 1970 through 1973 and foreman from 1988 through 1990.
Reynolds has received many awards, including the Nozko Family Business Leadership Award by the University of Connecticut in 1996 and the All Star Dealer Award by the American International Automobile Dealers Association (AIADA) in 1999.
Reynolds attended Babson College and graduated in 1965 with a BS in Business. He resides in Lyme, Connecticut where he is married with three children, whom are all currently employed at his dealership. For leisure activities, Reynolds enjoys antique fire trucks and Boating.