NADA Board of Directors

Richard Stephens

NADA Convention Committee Chairman
West Virginia

Richard Stephens is vice president and general manager of Stephens Auto Center in Danville, W.Va. He started in the automotive business in his family's dealership; after graduating from college he worked for Chrysler Financial before returning to the family business. Stephens represents West Virginia's franchised new-car dealers on the board of directors of the National Automobile Dealers Association. (Term: February 2011-January 2018)

Community Service

  • Member, Madison Rotary Club, 1998-president; president, 1997
  • Board member, Boone County Community Foundation, 2001-2009
  • Board member, Good News Mountaineer Garage, since 2002
  • Board member, Boone County chapter of West Virginia University alumni, 20 years; two years as president
  • Board member, West Virginia University Alumni Association

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, West Virginia University, Morgantown

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Stephens Auto Center
P.O. Box 278
Danville, WV 25053
www.stephensauto.com

Franchises

  • Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Jeep, Ram

Committees

2017
Convention (chairman), Regulatory Affairs, Empower Quality Control, NADA PAC President's Club member

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