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Scott McCandless

2022 ATD Chairman

Scott McCandless is president of McCandless Truck Center in Aurora, Co. and a truck industry veteran with 40 plus years of experience. He started working for his father's dealership in Las Vegas, Nevada, in high school. When he left in 2000 to take over the International truck dealership in Denver, Colorado, Scott had grown the leasing company award-winning operation with more than 250 units.