NADA Board of Directors

Thomas “Tom” Castriota

NADA Secretary

Tom Castriota is dealer of Castriota Chevrolet, Inc. in Hudson, Fla. He started in the automotive business in 1979 working in his family's dealership in Pittsburgh, Penn. Castriota serves on the board of directors of the National Automobile Dealers Association, representing Florida's franchised new-car dealers. (Term: January 2016 - March 2022)

Industry Service

  • Chairman, Florida Automobile Dealers Association, 2011
  • Member, Tampa Bay Automobile Dealers Association, present
  • Member, Pittsburgh Automobile Trade Association, 1984-1993

Community Service

  • United States Marine Corps Lt Col. USMCR (Retired)
  • Past President, Pasco County Education Foundation
  • Past President, West Pasco Chamber of Commerce
  • Board member, Bayonet Regional Hospital
  • Board member, Florida Bar's Unlicensed Board
  • FL's Nominating Commission PSC
  • Pasco County's Special Bond Review


  • TIME Dealer of the Year Award national winner, 2011
  • GMAC Champion of Life Award, 2010
  • Rotary International Paul Harris Fellow Award, Twice
  • Armed Service Medals:  Defense Meritorious Service Medal; Iraqi Campaign Medal; National Defense Service Medal and Global War on Terrorism Medal


  • Bachelor's of political science degree, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, Pa.
  • Attended National War College, Washington D.C.

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Castriota Chevrolet Inc.
12930 US Hwy 19
Hudson, FL 34667


  • Chevrolet


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