Howard Laster has been named to the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association board of governors.
Laster is the head of aftermarket, North America continental commercial vehicles and aftermarket at Continental Commercial Vehicles and Aftermarket.
As part of being a member of the board, Laster will be responsible for working with senior leadership team members to establish goals for the AASA and its councils, both long and short term. He will also oversee and advise association councils, including the AASA Intellectual Property Council, Brake Manufacturers Council, Marketing Executive Council and the Overseas Automotive Council.
Laster called it an honour to serve on the AASA’s board.
“It is an incredible organization filled with some of the best leaders in the industry, and I am very excited to bring my experience to the table in a variety of capacities,” he added.
Laster has spent 22 years with Continental in a number of executive and sales management roles.