NADA Board of Directors

William C. Fox

New York State

William C. Fox is a partner in Fox Dealerships, Inc., located in the upstate New York cities of Auburn and Phoenix. He started in the automotive business as a Cadillac, Oldsmobile and Subaru dealer in Auburn. Today, he sells Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Honda, Jeep, Ram, Scion, Subaru and Toyota brand vehicles. He is admitted to practice law before all New York State courts, including the Federal District Court for the Northern District of New York, and the U.S. Supreme Court. He was a practicing attorney at Melvin and Melvin in Syracuse, N.Y., for 12 years. Fox was the 2015 chairman of the National Automobile Dealers Association and represents New York state's franchised new-car dealers on its board of directors. (Term: February 2006-January 2021)

Industry Service

  • Vice chairman, New York State Automobile Dealers Association
  • Secretary, treasurer and executive committee, NYSADA, past five years
  • Board member and committee chairs, NYSADA, past 14 years
  • Subaru's National Dealer Advisory Board member
  • Several manufacturer dealer councils and advertising associations

Community Service

  • Director, Georgetown University's Central New York University Club
  • Member, St. John's University Central New York Club
  • Member, Onondaga County, New York State and American bar associations
  • Director of the Cayuga County Chamber of Commerce, 1996-1999
  • Awards scholarships to local students who attend Georgetown University, Cayuga Community College and BOCE
  • Supports Nazareth College, LeMoyne College, Auburn Memorial Hospital, Tyburn Academy, Merry-Go-Round Theater, Auburn Public Theater, Matthew House, Cayuga Foundation, YMCA, Auburn Doubledays, the SPCA and local youth athletic league
  • Recently funded two new athletic fields for the Auburn School System and many other improvements to their athletic complex


  • Bachelor's degree in finance, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
  • Juris Doctor degree, St. John's University, New York City

Fox, Bill

Fox Dealerships, Inc.
187 Burtis Pt.
Auburn, NY 13021


  • Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Honda, Jeep, Ram, Scion, Subaru, Toyota


Finance, Policy and Bylaws, NADA PAC, NADA PAC President's Club member

Convention, Finance, NADA PAC (finance chairman, secretary/treasurer), Government Relations, Industry Relations, NADA PAC (secretary/treasurer), NADA Show, Nominating (chairman), Policy and Bylaws, Public Affairs (chairman), Regulatory Affairs (chairman), Empower Quality Control

NADA Executive Positions
Chairman (2015), Vice Chairman (2014)