Executive Director

C. Y. David Yang

Executive Director

Research Team

William J. Horrey

Technical Director

Woon Kim

Senior Researcher

Brian C. Tefft

Senior Researcher

Lindsay Arnold


Alicia Romo


Mission Support Team

Patrice Davis

Records and Database Specialist

Board of Trustees


Mark H. Shaw, Chair (2023) President & CEO (retired), AAA Ohio Auto Club
Tom McKernan, Vice Chair (2024) CEO (retired), Automobile Club of Southern California
Tom Wiedemann, Secretary (2023) President & CEO, AAA Alliance Club
James Phelps, Treasurer (2022) President & CEO, AAA Northway
Kathleen Bower, Assistant Secretary (2022) Senior Vice President, Public Affairs & International Relations, AAA
Jason Hosaflook, Assistant Treasurer (2022) Vice President & CFO, AAA


Shohreh Abedi (2024) Executive Vice President, Chief Operations & Technology Officer, Membership Experience, The Auto Club Group
Lloyd Albert (2022) Senior Vice President, Public & Government Affairs & New Business Development, AAA Northeast
Anthony Buzzelli* (2023) | Chair, AAA Board of Directors
Paula Collins* (2023) Vice Chair, AAA Board of Directors
Heather Drake (2022) Vice President, Government Relations & Public Affairs, The Auto Club Group
Paul Petrillo, Chair Emeritus (2024)
Kathy Sieck (2023) Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Automobile Club of Southern California
Tony Spada (2022) President & CEO, AAA Western and Central New York

*Ex-Officio Members
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