NADA Board of Directors

Thomas Holcombe


Tom Holcombe is dealer of Little Apple Toyota Honda in Manhattan, Kan. He started in the automotive business in 1995 in Texarkana, Texas. While practicing law, a client of his convinced Tom to join him in the car business. Holcombe represents Kansas's franchised new-car dealers on the board of directors of the National Automobile Dealers Association. (Term: June 2016-January 2023)

Industry Service

  • Board member, Kansas Automobile Dealers Association, 12 years
  • President, Kansas Automobile Dealers Association, 2010
  • President Elect, Kansas Automobile Dealers Association, 2009
  • Treasurer, Kansas Automobile Dealers Association, 2008
  • Secretary, Kansas Automobile Dealers Association, 2007

Community Service

  • Chairman, Kansas State University Golf Management Foundation Board, 2012-present
  • Member, Manhattan Chamber of Commerce, 1996-present
  • President, Manhattan Country Club, 2007
  • Chairman, Via Christi Hospital, Manhattan


  • Time Dealer of the Year Award winner for Kansas, 2012
  • Rotary of Manhattan Rotarian of the Year, 2001


  • East Texas State University, Texarkana, Texas
  • University of Arkansas School of Law, Little Rock, Ark.

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Little Apple Toyota Honda
2828 Amherst Avenue
Manhatten, KS 66502


  • Toyota, Honda


Legislative Affairs, Policy and Bylaws, Regulatory Affairs, Empower Quality Control

Legislative Affairs (chairman), NADA Show (chairman), Policy and Bylaws, Public Affairs, Regulatory Affairs