NADA Board of Directors

NADA Board of Directors

Charles "Chuck" Ruwart

Charles "Chuck" Ruwart, III

NADA Board Member – Wyoming

Laramie Peak Motors
2305 N. 16th St.
Wheatland, WY  82201

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Chuck Ruwart, III is dealer principal of Laramie Peak Motors in Wheatland, Wyo. He started in the automotive business in 1979 in the carwash at Chuck Ruwart Chevrolet in Denver, Co. He's held positions such as, sales consultant, fleet manager, leasing consultant, general manager before becoming dealer principal. Ruwart represents Wyoming's franchised new-car dealers on the board of directors of the National Automobile Dealers Association. (Term: January 2023-February 2026)

Industry Service

  • President, Wyoming Automobile Dealers Association, 2013-2015
  • Vice President, Wyoming Automobile Dealers Association, 2011-2013
  • PAC Chairman, Wyoming Automobile Dealers Association, 2015-2017
  • Board member, Ford Motor Company Training Advisory Board, 2008-present

Community Service

  • Pastor Council/Finance Council/Trustee/Deacon, St. Patrick’s Parish, 1994-present
  • Deacon, Diocese of Cheyenne, 2022-present
  • President, Platte County Chamber of Commerce, 1998-1999
  • Treasurer, P.C. Economic Denel, 2005-2020
  • President, American Legion Post 10 Baseball, 2004-2013
  • President, American Legion Post 10 Baseball, 2004-2013
  • Board member, Platte County School Board, 2004-2016
  • Chairman, Platte County School Board, 2010-2015


  • Platte County Chamber Business of the Year Award, 2008
  • Ford Motor Company President’s Award, 10 time winner
  • Wyoming School Board Association All-State School Board winner, 2014
  • Time Dealer of the Year Award winner for Wyoming, 2017


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, University of Notre Dame, Ind.
  • Certified Vehicle Leasing Executive, National Vehicle Leasing Association, Menomonee Falls, Wis.