BETHESDA, Md. (May 8, 2006) — Richard Morgan has been elected chairman of the Automotive Aftermarket Industry Association (AAIA) for 2006-07.
A native of Fort Worth, Texas, Mr. Morgan is currently president and CEO of the Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance, based in San Antonio. Mr. Morgan has more than 40 years of experience in the auto aftermarket, including service with General Motors Corp. as director of sales and marketing for AC Delco/Europe/Mid East and Africa, based in Antwerp, Belgium.
He also served 12 years as vice president and general manager of the automotive warehouse division of Straus Frank Co.