Automotive Training Managers Council Names New Chair
May 7, 2014—The Automotive Training Managers Council on Wednesday announced that Darrell Rowe has retired from Bridgestone Retail Operations and subsequently stepped down from his position as chair of the ATMC Board of Directors.
The ATMC Board also elected Holly Gerke, director of technical training for Penske Truck Leasing, as the new chair.
Rowe severed on the board since 2009 and previously as treasurer and vice chair.
Gerke will serve out the remainder of Rowe’s 2014 term and is eligible for re-election to a term in 2015.
“I am honored to be elected Chair of the ATMC Board,” said Gerke. “The work that is done by ATMC is powerful for our industry and I look forward to helping lead this organization as it continues to support the members in their efforts to provide high-quality training.”
A member of the ASE Industry Education Alliance, ATMC is a non-profit dedicated to the advancement of training and professional development within the automotive industry.