NADA Board of Directors

Trace Beck

South Dakota

Trace Beck is president of Beck Motors Inc. in Pierre, S.D. His parent bought the dealership in 1969. Beck grew up working at the family dealership and began his career right out of college. Beck serves on the board of directors of the National Automobile Dealers Association, representing South Dakota’s franchised new-car dealers. (Term:  March 2018 – January 2021)

Industry Service

  • Chairman, South Dakota Automobile Dealers Association, 2012-2013

Community Service

  • President, Pierre Chamber of Commerce, 2004
  • President, Pierre Economic Development Corp., 2007

Awards

  • Excellence in Economic Development, South Dakota Governor’s Office of Economic Development, 2008

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in Economics, South Dakota State University, Brookings, S.D.
  • NADA Dealer Academy, Tysons, VA

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Beck Motors Inc.
1905 N. Garfield
P.O. Box 729
Pierre, SD 57501
www.beck-motors.com

Franchises

  • Chevrolet, Cadillac

Committees

2020
Dealership Operations, NADA Show

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