American Financial Services Association - Leadership
American Financial Services Association

Leadership

Leadership

AFSA is governed by a Board of Directors that consists of no more than 56 individuals, including the Association Chair, Chair-Elect and Vice Chair of the Board, representatives of commercial finance companies, the chairs of the advisory groups of the Independents Section and Vehicle Finance Division, the Chair of the Business Partner Board and the Chairs of the State Government Affairs and Professional Development Committees.

The Board of Directors is responsible for the general management of the affairs of the association. Directors are elected by the membership at the Annual Meeting of the association. A list of Board nominees is mailed to the membership 30 days in advance of the annual election. An Executive Committee makes recommendations to the Board of Directors for consideration.

Chair
Mr. Daniel M. Chait
President
Southeast Toyota Finance

Chair Elect
Mr. Tom Hudgins
President and COO
Western Shamrock Corporation

Immediate Past Chair
Mr. Josh C. Johnson
President & CEO
Mariner Finance, LLC

Vice Chair & Treasurer
James Drotman
Executive Vice President, U.S., Canada & International
Ford Motor Credit Company

Member
Mr. Ofer Alon
Chief Executive Officer
Quality Acceptance

Member
Mr. Nathan D. Benson
Chief Executive Officer
Tidewater Finance Company

Member
Mr. Kyle R. Birch
President – North America Operations
GM Financial

Member
Mr. Andre P. Bohy
President
Omni Financial

Member
Mr. Jerry Bowen
Executive Vice President, Head of Commercial & Specialty Auto
Wells Fargo Auto

Member
Susan A. Bridges
Chairman of the Board & CEO
Security Finance Corporation of Spartanburg

Member
Mr. Kevin James Cullum
President & CEO
Nissan Motor Acceptance Corp.

Member
Mike J. Culpepper
President/COO
First Heritage Credit of Mississippi

Member
Mr. Jon G. Daniels
President
CarMax Auto Finance

Member
Mr. Lester E. Dees
President
Union Credit Corporation of LA

Member
Mr. R.E. Everette, Jr
President
Time Investment Corporation

Member
Duane Freeman
Senior Vice President
Bank of America Dealer Financial Services

Member
Mr. Nathan Glazier
Manager, Government Affairs
Toyota Financial Services

Member
Mr. Jason Grubb
Chief Executive Officer
Exeter Finance Corp.

Member
Mr. Matthew Haney
Senior Vice President & Chief Counsel
John Deere Financial

Member
Jeff Haymore
President & COO
Flagship Credit Acceptance/Carfinance.com

Member
Ms. Ginger C. Herring
President & CEO
1st Franklin Financial Corporation

Member
Mr. Bill Himpler
President and Chief Executive Officer
American Financial Services Association

Member
Mr. Lee Holzman
President & CEO
Reliable Credit Association, Inc.

Member
Mr. Rich Hyde
Chief Operating Officer
Prestige Financial Services

Member
Mr. Bruce F. Jackson
Managing Director, Retail Lending Executive
Chase Auto Finance

Member
Mr. William C. Jones
President & CEO
Truist Dealer Financial Services

Member
Ms. Kristin M. Karwat
Chief Executive Officer
Gateway Financial Solutions

Member
Mr. Francis C. Lee
President & CEO
First Tower, LLC

Member
Mr. Martin E. Less
President & CEO
Nationwide Acceptance LLC

Member
Mr. Jonathon L. Levin
President and Chief Executive Officer
Turner Acceptance Corp.

Member
Darcy C. Locke
Principal New Business Development Executive
ACI Worldwide

Member
Carlos Minetti
President, Consumer Banking
Discover Financial Services

Member
Mr. Andrew Morrison
Executive Vice President
Brundage Management/Sun Loan Company

Member
Mr. Rick H. Parker, Jr.
Chairman
United Group/United Finance Co.

Member
Mr. Charles A. Pearce
Chief Legal Officer
Credit Acceptance Corporation

Member
Gary L. Phillips
Chairman
Republic Finance, LLC

Member
Mr. Richard J. Porrello
President, Auto Finance & Dealer Services
Huntington National Bank

Member
Mr. Chad Prashad
President & CEO
World Acceptance Corporation

Member
Mr. Ravi Raghu
Executive Vice President
Capital One Auto Finance, Inc.

Member
Jonathan Root
Senior Vice President
Harley-Davidson Financial Services, Inc.

Member
Mr. Adam Rosman
EVP and General Counsel
OneMain

Member
Mr. Jeffrey E. Snyder
President & Chief Operating Officer
Mission Financial Services

Member
Mr. Pat St. Charles, III
President & CEO
Citizens Savings & Loan Corporation

Member
Mr. Mark Templin
President & CEO
Toyota Financial Services

Member
Douglas Timmerman
President, Auto Finance
Ally Financial

Member
Ms. Tara E. Trantham
General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer
Southern Management Corporation

Member
Mr. Dan Walters
Chief Executive Officer
Credit Central, LLC

Member
Mr. Ross C. Williams
President & CEO
Hyundai Capital America

Member
Mr. Marc Womack
Chief Operating Officer
TD Auto Finance LLC

Board Emeritus
Mr. John W. Holden
Chairman of the Board
Pioneer/Mariner Group

Staff Liaison
Ms. Perla C. Manuel
Corporate Secretary
American Financial Services Association