NADA Board of Directors

NADA Board of Directors

Jeffrey Longbine

Jeffrey Longbine

NADA Board Member – Kansas

Longbine Auto Plaza
3012 W Hwy 50
Emporia, KS  66801

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Chevrolet, Buick

Jeffrey Longbine is dealer principal of Longbine Auto Plaza in Emporia, Kan. He grew up in the automotive business as a 4th generation dealer.  He has done everything from detail to sales to management. Longbine represents Kansas's franchised new-car dealers on the board of directors of the National Automobile Dealers Association. (Term: January 2023-February 2026)

Industry Service

  • Legislative & PAC Chairman, Kansas Automobile Dealers Association, 2022
  • Chairman, Kansas Automobile Dealers Association, 2008

Community Service

  • Board Member, Jones Foundation, 1998-present
  • Trustee, ESU Foundation, 2008-2016
  • Chairman & board member, Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce
  • State Senator for the State of Kansas, 2010-present
  • Senate Vice President, 2016-2020
  • City Commissioner & Mayor for City of Emporia, 2007-2010


  • Time Dealer of the Year Award winner for Kansas, 2010


  • Emporia State University, Emporia, Kan.
  • GM Dealer Academy, Detroit, Mich.