NADA Board of Directors

NADA Board of Directors

2021 NADA Board Member Richard Stephens

Richard Stephens

NADA Board Member - West Virginia
Industry Relations Mitsubishi Liaison

Stephens Auto Center
P.O. Box 278
Danville, WV 25053

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Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Jeep, Ram

Richard Stephens is vice president and general manager of Stephens Auto Center in Danville, W.Va. He started in the automotive business in his family's dealership; after graduating from college he worked for Chrysler Financial before returning to the family business. Stephens represents West Virginia's franchised new-car dealers on the board of directors of the National Automobile Dealers Association. (Term: February 2011-February 2024)

Community Service

  • Member, Madison Rotary Club, 1998-president; president, 1997
  • Board member, Boone County Community Foundation, 2001-2009
  • Board member, Good News Mountaineer Garage, since 2002
  • Board member, Boone County chapter of West Virginia University alumni, 20 years; two years as president
  • Board member, West Virginia University Alumni Association


  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, West Virginia University, Morgantown