NADA Board of Directors

Richard D. Hammer

NADA Vice Chairman, Region IV

Dick Hammer is CEO of Ed Hammer, Inc. in Sheridan, Wyo. He started in the automotive business in Jr. High school working various positions in all departments of his family's dealership. After graduate school, he returned to the dealership to assume management responsibilities. Hammer represents Wyoming's franchised new-car dealers on the board of directors of the National Automobile Dealers Association. (Term: August 2014-January 2023)

Industry Service

  • President, Wyoming Automobile Dealers Association, 1996-1998
  • Trustee, WADA Insurance Trust, 1994-2000
  • Director, Wyoming Automobile Dealers Association, 2010-2014

Community Service

  • President, Sheridan Rotary, 2005
  • Trustee, Watt Foundation and Kuehne Foundation, 2010-present
  • Co-chair, Cancer Center Fundraising, 2012
  • Chairman, Law Enforcement Center Joint Powers Board, 2012-present
  • Police Commissioner, 1999-2005
  • Director, Downtown Development Authority, 2014
  • Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA), 2009-present


  • Time Dealer of the Year Award winner for Wyoming, 2003
  • Chamber of Commerce Strength of Sheridan Award, 2014
  • YMCA Leadership by Serving Award, 2005


  • B.S. and M.S. degree of Civil Engineering, University of Wyoming, Laramie

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Ed Hammer, Inc.
107 East Alger
P.O. Box 5029
Sheridan, WY 82801


  • Chevrolet


Dealership Operations, Nominating, Regulatory Affairs

Dealership Operations, Public Affairs, Regulatory Affairs, Empower Quality Control