Board Members


Dr. Bharat Balasubramanian
Executive Director
University of Alabama - Center for Advanced Vehicle Technologies

Mark Brazeal
Vice President, Administration
Mazda Toyota Manufacturing

Katie Britt
President & CEO
Business Council of Alabama

Ed Castile
AIDT/Department of Commerce

Larry Deutscher - AAMA Vice President
General Manager
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Alabama

Gene Cleveland - AAMA Secretary
KTH Leesburg Products, LLC

Ron Davis - AAMA President
President
Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association

Tom Devall
Director, Automotive Manufacturing Initiatives
Auburn University

Patrick Frey
Senior Manager Capacity Management, Localization and Purchasing
Mercedes-Benz U.S. International

John Hackett
General Manager
Kamtek

Jackie Hogan
Vice President, Administration
YKTA

David Holder
Director of Southern Operations
Sanoh America, Inc.

Barry May
Executive Director of Workforce and Economic Development
Alabama Community College System

Mark McClanahan
President & CEO
Fayette Fabrication

Ena Park
International Operations & Finance
Hodges Warehouse & Logistics

Keith Phillips
Alabama Technology Network

Kelly Quattlebaum
Parts Development Department, Manager of SQD/Admin
Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama

Scott Shoemaker
Senior Manufacturing Manager
Navistar

Steve Sewell - AAMA Treasurer
Executive Vice President
Economic Development Partnership of Alabama

Angela Till
Deputy Secretary of Commerce
Alabama Department of Commerce

W. Lee Thuston
Managing Partner
Burr & Forman, LLP

Jason Weaver
Stamped Products, Inc.

Lamar Whitaker
Purchasing Division Manager
Honda Manufacturing of Alabama

Kevin Williams
CEO
GAA Solutions

Hisham Zein
Deputy General Manager
EFi Automotive