WASHINGTON — The U.S. Tire Manufacturers Association (USTMA) elected four new board members at its Jan. 25 meeting.
The incoming board members — Alan Yarcusko of Bridgestone Americas, Blake Eaddy of Giti Tire (USA), Ryan Patterson of Goodyear and Curtis Brison of Hankook Tire North America — hold senior positions at four of the USTMA's 12 member companies.
"I am pleased to welcome these new members to USTMA's board of directors," President and CEO Anne Forristall Luke said.
"Now more than ever, it is important to bring fresh perspectives and critical strategic thinking from all of our member companies to help us navigate the challenges and opportunities before us. As we look to 2022 and to our future, I'm incredibly proud of the leadership and depth of experience our board members bring to the table at such an important time for the U.S. tire industry."
Here is more about the new members: