NADA Board of Directors

David B. Penske

Eastern Pennsylvania

David B. Penske is chairman of the board of Penske Buick/GMC Truck in Shillington, Pa. He started in the automotive business in 1965, working several positions at Roger Penske Chevrolet in Philadelphia, and purchased the dealership in 1971. Penske represents Eastern Pennsylvania's franchised new-car dealers on the board of directors of the National Automobile Dealers Association. (Term: February 2003-January 2018)

Industry Service

  • Chairman, Pennsylvania Automotive Association Foundation (present)
  • Board member and past president, Pennsylvania Automotive Association
  • Board member and past president, Automobile Dealers Association of Greater Philadelphia
  • President, Chevrolet National Dealer Council, 1986

Community Service

  • Board member, Upper Main Line YMCA Association
  • Board member, Caring for Kids Foundation


  • Time Dealer of the Year Award winner for Pennsylvania, 1987 and 1996


  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio

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Penske Buick/GMC Truck
419 Merlin Road
Newtown Square, PA 19073


  • Buick, GMC Truck


Convention, Empower Quality Control, NADA PAC President's Club member

ATAE/NADA (co-chairman), Convention (chairman), Dealership Operations (chairman), Empower Quality Control, Finance, Industry Relations, IT, NADA 24 Ad Hoc, NADA Retirement Administrators, Nominating, NADA PAC President's Club member, Public Affairs, Regulatory Affairs

NADA Executive Positions
Secretary (2009-2010), Region I Vice Chairman (2012-2013)