Thanks for your interest in the Automotive Recyclers Association world wide web site. Here's how to get in touch with the ARA staff and their general areas of responsibility:
AUTOMOTIVE RECYCLERS ASSOCIATION
9113 Church St
Manassas, VA 20110-5456 USA
Toll-free: (888) 385-1005
Telephone: (571) 208-0428
Fax: (571) 208-0430
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Michael E. Wilson
Responsibilities include: Daily business operations including financial administration and management of operations budget; human resources recruitment, and management of relevant staff and consultants; Association policies, procedures, legal issues; Executive Committee and by-laws issues; advisor to Board of Directors and all sub-committees; annual operating budget and annual plan to accomplish major Association goals; develop and execute plans to promote and secure Association membership along with promoting awareness of the industry nationwide.
Responsibilities include: ARA membership, Scholarship Foundation, promotional items, Affiliate Chapter requests, table-top booth requests and office administration.
MEETINGS & EXPOSITIONS
(615) 223-6656 Fax (615) 825-7794
Responsibilities include: ARA Annual Convention & Exposition management, seminars, speakers, exhibitor services, exhibit and association marketing.
Responsibilities include: Director of Policy and External Affairs; Federal & State legislative and regulatory issues, grass roots operations including administration of Legislative Fund and ARA PAC along with management of Environmental Compliance Assistance Center.
Jessica M. Thomas
Responsibilities include: State Government and Grassroots Affairs
Responsibilities include: Director of Policy and Political Affairs
Responsibilities include: E-CAR Center marketing and promotion.
AUTOMOTIVE RECYCLING MAGAZINE
Caryn Suko Smith
Editor, Art Director, and Advertising Sales of ARA's Automotive Recycling magazine.
(239) 225-6137 Fax (239) 225-6138
ARA EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION
GOLD SEAL PROGRAM
Virginia "Ginny" Whelan, Managing Director
Responsibilities include: the handling of incoming general questions and information, serves as support to ARA Staff and provides general office management.
CERTIFIED AUTOMOTIVE RECYCLER (CAR) PROGRAM
Responsibilities include: CAR program administration.