ATAE Liaisons

2023 ATAE Representatives to NADA Committees            

American Truck Dealers 
Attend ATD Show events; attend ATD board meetings and June ATD Fly – In.
Participate in monthly ATD board conference calls.  Work directly with ATD.

  • Bruce Anderson (Iowa)                

  • Bill Sepic (Wisconsin)                


NADA Foundation Board of Trustees 
Attend Foundation Board of Trustees meeting(s).
Participate in Trustee conference calls as they are convened.

  • Brian Maas (California) (ATAE Chairman)

Attend committee meeting/workshops to help plan the 2024 NADA Show.

  • Lou Vitantonio (Cleveland)
  • Peter Hodges (Oklahoma)

NADA PAC Board of Trustees 
Attend spring and winter Trustee meetings, one in DC and one off - site.
Participate in conference calls convened during the year.  

  • Don McNeely (Kansas) (term expires 12/31/24)
  • Craig Bickmore (Utah) (term expires 12/31/25) 
  • Brian Maas (California) (ATAE Chairman; term expires 12/31/23)

Dealership Operations
Attend spring committee meeting.  
Participate in workgroup conference calls as assigned.

  • Bruce Knudsen (Montana)
  • Darren Whitehurst (Texas)

Legislative Affairs
Attend spring committee meeting.  

  • Lea Kirschner (Georgia)
  • Will Green (Louisiana)                 


Industry Relations 
Attend NY Auto Forum (no committee meeting).

  • Brian Maas (California) (ATAE Chairman)


Public Affairs
Attend spring committee meeting.  

  • Jason Wilson (Kentucky)
  • Andy MacKay (Nevada)                


 Regulatory Affairs  Attend spring and fall (in conjunction with Washington Conf.) committee meetings.

  • John O’Donnell (Washington, DC)
  • Zach Doran (Ohio)                


                                    Updated 01-11-23


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