Bob Egan will lead the University of the Aftermarket Foundation as its board of trustees elected its slate of officers for the 2018 fiscal year.
He replaces outgoing chairman Rusty Bishop, chief executive officer of Federated Auto Parts.
Egan is an aftermarket veteran, having been invovlved for 36 years. He retired from Federal-Mogul in 2015 where he held a number of executive level roles including senior vice president of sales and strategy. The foundation highlighted Egan’s participation in the industry, including as chairman of the Auto Care Association, Automotive Sales Council and Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association and Business Forum. He was recognized by the Automotive Warehouse Distributors Association as its Leader of the Year in 2008.
In 2008, Egan was recognized as “Leader of the Year” by the Automotive Warehouse Distributors Association (AWDA).
At the foundation’s annual trustees meeting, the following officers were also elected:
Senior Vice Chairman – John R. Washbish, president and CEO, Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance
Second Vice Chairman – Larry Pavey president, Federated Auto Parts
Treasurer – William Maggs, president and CEO, National Pronto Association
Secretary – Joe Pomaranski, senior vice president and general manager, global aftermarket, Tenneco, Inc.
The following will serve on the University of the Aftermarket Foundation board of trustees in the coming year:
Doug Arnold – Robert Bosch, LLC
William Babcox, AAP – Babcox Media
Jim Buzzard, AAP – The Clay Buzzard Family
Michael Cardone, III – Cardone Industries
Jeff Darby – Dorman Products
Mark Drennan – ACDelco
Philip Halberg – Federal-Mogul Motorparts
Bill Hanvey, AAP – Auto Care Association
Cliff Hovis – AWDA
Pete Kornafel, MAAP
Bill Long, AAP – Motor and Equipment Manufacturers Association
Dave McColley – Affinia Group Inc.
Roger McCollum, AAP – N.A. Williams Company
David O’Reilly – The O’Reilly and Wooten Families
Chris Pruitt – East Penn Manufacturing
Jack Ramsey, AAP – Gates Corporation
Mort Schwartz, MAAP
David T. Segal, MAAP – Automotive Distribution Network
Dan Sheehan – Dayco Products LLC
Eric Sills, AAP – Standard Motor Products
Scott Thompson – Epicor Software Corp.
Chuck Udell, MAAP – Morris/Rupp McCartney Education Trust of APSA