The Audit Committee’s primary function is to assist the Board in fulfilling its oversight responsibilities with respect to 1) the audit of the organization’s books and records; and 2) the system of internal controls that the organization has established.

Bill Maggs, MAAP, Chairman

John R. Washbish, MAAP, Vice Chairman

Wendy Earp, CPA

Robert F. Egan, MAAP

Nathan Perrine, CFO


The Contribution Committee is responsible for developing and implementing strategies to increase funding for the Foundation.  This includes developing and identifying new donors, maximizing donations, and direction and guidance in creating new strategies for donor support.  The committee is charged with providing input and direction designed to maximize funding available to allow the Foundation to execute the goal of supporting aftermarket education initiatives.

John Washbish, MAAP, Chairman

Doug Arnold

Jim Buzzard, AAP

Angela Golden

Bill Hanvey, MAAP

Bill Long, MAAP

Bill Maggs, MAAP

Roger McCollum, AAP

Chris Pruitt

Robert M. Segal, MAAP

Mort Schwartz, MAAP


The Education and Scholarship Committee is responsible for direction and guidance in reviewing and awarding scholarships. The committee will provide input to the Marketing Committee regarding the promotion of the availability of scholarships, offer suggestions to the Contributions Committee on possible fundraising targets, and share ideas on new techniques, processes, or initiatives that will provide improved opportunities for applicants.

Pete Kornafel, MAAP, Co-Chairman

Danielle Sonnefeld, AAP, Co-Chairman

Eric Sills, AAP, Vice Chairman

Robert F. Egan, MAAP

Dave McColley

Larry Northup, AAP

Robert Raff, MAAP

Jack Ramsey, AAP

Scott Thompson

Chuck Udell, MAAP


The Grant Review Committee is charged with reviewing all grant request applications and providing input and direction to the Board of Trustees. In addition, the committee will provide suggestions on how the Foundation can maximize effectiveness of support for aftermarket educational initiatives.

Roger McCollum, AAP, Chairman

Robert F. Egan, MAAP

Bill Maggs, MAAP

Larry Pavey, AAP

John R. Washbish, MAAP


The Marketing and Advertising Committee is responsible for direction and guidance in promoting and marketing the goals and accomplishments of the Foundation.  This includes providing input and ideas for advertising, public relations, social media and overall communications.  The committee is charged with providing input and suggestions to assist the Foundation in maximizing overall effectiveness through the use of marketing and communication processes and techniques.

Larry Pavey, AAP, Chairman

William Babcox, AAP

Michael Cardone III

Jeff Darby

Mark Drennan

Chris Gardner, MAAP

Philip Halberg


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