I-CAR Education Foundation names 2010 board of trustees, executive committee
April 13, 2010—The I-CAR Education Foundation announced its 2010 board of trustees and executive committee.
The foundation’s executive committee consists of the following individuals: Doug Webb, CSi Complete, as chairman; Bill Daly, Allstate Insurance Co., as vice chairman; Terry Fortner, LKQ Corp., as secretary; Chris Northup, GD and C, as treasurer; Geralynn Kottschade, Jerry’s Body Shop, as member-at-large; Tim O’Day, Gerber Collision & Glass, as member-at-large; Joseph Allen, CCC Information Services Inc., as member-at-large; and Chris Evans, State Farm Insurance, as immediate past chairman.
The foundation’s board of trustees consists of: Mark Algie, 3M Co.; Terry Angell, Warren Tech; Guy Bargnes; Stacy Bartnik, CARSTAR; Domenic Brusco, PPG; Mary Knapp, Dennis Technical Education Center; Nick Notte , Sterling Collision Centers; John Saia, Toyota Motor Sales USA Inc.; Rick Tuuri, Audatex, a Solera Company; and John Ward, Enterprise Holdings.
Trustee Emeriti consists of: J. Laurence Costin, CCC Information Services Inc.; Lirel Holt; Frank McGiboney; Chuck Sulkala, Acme Body and Paint Inc; and Russell Verona East, Rockford Collision Center. Chairmen Emeriti consist of Clark Plucinski, True2Form Collision Repair Centers.
“The addition of Bartnik, Tuuri, Notte and Brusco to our board of trustees will only strengthen the strong representation we have from all of the industry segments on our board and in turn help provide even more support to the schools and students,” said Scott Kruger, I-CAR Education Foundation executive director. “These efforts require the support of the entire industry as well as from those outside our industry interested in seeing technical education thrive again in this country. This is a large task before us, but we are off to an excellent start.”
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