The Automotive Recyclers Association is headquartered in Manassas, Virginia and Washington, D.C. The Association is staffed by a team of professional full-time and consultant staff members.
Michael E. Wilson, Chief Executive Officer
Jessica Andrews, Senior Director of Association Operations
Kelly Badillo, Director of Member Services
Delanne Bernier, Vice President of Government Relations
John Caponiti, Accountant
Kimberly Glasscock, Meeting Planner
Maria Miller, Administrative Assistant
Caryn Suko Smith, Editor, Art Director and Sales, Automotive Recycling Magazine
Ginny Whelan, Consultant, Gold Seal Program with Amanda Matlock,
ARA Educational Foundation and ARA University
The Automotive Recyclers Association is led by an Executive Committee and Board of Directors.
2016-2017 Executive Committee
Sonny’s Auto Salvage, Inc.
Second Vice President/Treasurer
M & M Auto Parts, Inc.
Counselman Automotive Recyling, LLC
Immediate Past President
Swift’s Trails End Auto Salvage
Des Moines, IA
RD – Dalbert Livingstone (Island Auto Supply; Charlottetown, PEI)
RD – Scott Robertson (Robertson’s Auto Salvage; Wareham, MA)
RD – Shan Lathem (Cocoa Auto Salvage, Cocoa, FL)
RD – Jason Fisher (J & R Truck Parts; Cedar Spring, MI)
RD – Willie Azevedo (Pacific Auto Salvage, American Canyon, CA)
RD – Allen Prebble (Silverlake Automotive Recycling; Southampton, Hampshire, UK)
PP – Ed MacDonald (Maritime Auto Salvage; Truro, NS)
PP – Chris Wright (Capital Auto Parts; Thomasville, GA)
PP – Doug Reinert (Chuck’s Auto Salvage; Douglassville, PA)
PP – Bill Tolpa (Tolpa’s Auto Parts; Remsen, NY)
PP – Linda Pitman (Dulaney Auto and Truck Parts of Amarillo; Amarillo, TX)
PP – Sandy Blalock
PP – Jim Watson (ABC Auto Parts & Sales; Riverdale, IL)
The committees of the Automotive Recyclers Association are comprised of volunteer leaders who act to further the objectives outlined in the Association’s Strategic Plan and provide input and guidance to the Board of Directors and staff.