NADA Board of Directors

Robert R. “Bob” Shuman

2020 NADA Treasurer
Metro Detroit

Robert R. Shuman is dealer of Shuman Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram in Walled Lake, Mich. He is a third generation dealer. Shuman was born and raised in the store. He practiced law from 1986-1997 and then returned to the store in 1997 when his dad was ready to retire. Shuman serves on the board of directors of the National Automobile Dealers Association, representing metro Detroit's franchised new-car dealers. (Term: January 2016 - March 2022)

Industry Service

  • Board member, Michigan Automobile Dealers Association, 2003-present
  • Board member, Detroit Auto Dealers Association, 2011-present
  • President, Detroit Auto Dealers Association, 2013
  • 1st Vice President, Michigan Automobile Dealers Association, 2016
  • Chairman, North American International Auto Show, 2014

Community Service

  • Board member, Walled Lake Foundation for Excellence, 2013-present
  • Board member, Walled Lake Downtown Development Authority, 1998-present
  • Board member, Walled Lake Library Board, 2013-present


  • Paul Harris Fellow, 2013
  • Time Dealer of the Year Award winner for Metro Detroit, 2015
  • Northwood University Dealer Education Award, 2013
  • Walled Lake Central High School Hall of Fame, 2016


  • Accounting degree, Michigan State University, East Lansing
  • Juris Doctor degree, University of Michigan Law School, Ann Arbor

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Shuman Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram
1111 South Commerce
P.O. Box 125
Walled Lake, MI 48390


  • Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Ram


Finance (chairman), Industry Relations, Regulatory Affairs, NADA Foundation

Finance (chairman), Industry Relations, Policy and Bylaws, Regulatory Affairs, NADA Foundation

NADA Executive Positions
Treasurer (2018 & 2019)