Committees

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Numerous committees work closely with the Home Office Staff to provide opportunities for dialogue, education, advancement and improvement of all aspects of the repossession industry through meetings, seminars, publications, other programs and activities.

Association History & Records Committee

Chairperson:
Burton E. (Buz) Greenwood, Jr.
Greenwood Recovery, Inc., Baltimore MD
(410) 383-8000

Members:
Bennett Deese
Home Detective Company, Inc., Elizabeth City, NC
(800) 334-7674

Michael Holliday
All Cities Recovery Agency, Inc., Madison, IL
(618) 876-0688

Gary Purdom
Mo-Kan Central Recovery Company, Kansas City, MO
(816) 228-5005

Patrick Stone
Select Asset Recovery Group LLC, Phoenix, AZ
(602) 254-5446

Ian Zarvos
Image Recovery Service, Inc., Saint Louis, MO
(314) 298-3999

Bond Trustee Committee

Chairperson:
Brian Long
Automobile Recovery Bureau, Inc., Houston, TX
(713) 869-6543

Members:
Chris Finn
ARS Ohio LLC, Cincinnati, OH
(513) 471-8200

Dave Handschin
How Adjustment Service, Inc., Seattle, WA
(425) 885-3700

Patrick Stone
Select Asset Recovery Group LLC,  Phoenix, AZ
(602) 254-5446

Budget & Dues Committee

Chairperson:
Jerry Wilson
Premier Adjusters, Inc.
(281) 442-0800

Members:

Jerry Farese
The Peak Service Corporation, Newark, NJ
(856) 786-7500

Dave Handschin
How Adjustment Service, Inc.
(425) 885-3700

By-Laws/Legislation Committee

Chairperson:
William Alvarez
Southwest Recovery, Inc., Fort Myers, FL
(941) 766-1300

Members:
Walter Gauntt
Gauntt Investigations, Inc., Orlando, FL
(407) 859-4418

Joan Hudson
Automobile Recovery Bureau of Louisiana, Shreveport, LA
(800) 845-7299

Ray Radford
California Recoveries Company, Garden Grove, CA
(714) 554-0750

Libby Rush
Northeast Investigative Agency
(570) 488-6600

Ken Taylor
Long Island Auto Recovery, Inc., New York, NY
(516) 795-0267

Compliance/Risk Management Committee

Co-Chairpersons:
Jerry Farese
The Peak Service Corporation, Newark, NJ
(856) 786-7500

David A. Kennedy
First Credit Resources, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA
(814) 539-3999

Members:
Chris Dunleavy
TCAR Recovery & Remarketing Services, Schenectady, NY
(518) 346-6286

Robert Hoel
West Virginia Automobile Adjustment, Inc., Charleston, WV
(304) 346-8721

Philip J. Hourican
Premier Finance Adjusters, Pittsburgh, PA
(724) 498-4274

Chad Latvaaho
Repossessors, Inc., Minneapolis, MN
(763) 493-4951

Les McCook
American Recovery Association, Inc., Irving, TX
(972) 755-4755

Steven Summs
Summs Skip And Collection Service, Inc., Moyock, NC
(757) 463-7872

Brad Webb
Premier Adjusters, Inc., San Antonio, TX
(210) 599-7376

John Ziebro
Relentless Recovery, Cleveland, OH
(216) 624-8333

Current Membership Committee

Chairperson:
Tom Crosby
International Recovery & Transport, Inc.,  Seattle, WA
(800) 488-7376

Members:
Chris Finn
ARS Ohio LLC, Cincinnati, OH
(513) 471-8200

Marcelle Egley-Sparks
ABA Recovery Service, San Diego, CA
(619) 265-0525

Grievance Committee

Chairperson:
Paul Hallock
C.S.I. Corporation/Capitol Recovery Service, Asbury Park, NJ
(732) 833-8353

Members:
Tom Angstead
Allstate Recovery Bureau, Inc., Phoenix, AZ
(602) 438-4700

Dave Handschin
How Adjustment Service, Inc., Seattle, WA
(425) 885-3700

Gary Purdom
Mo-Kan Central Recovery Company, Kansas City, MO
(816) 228-5005

Patrick Stone
Select Asset Recovery Group LLC, Phoenix, AZ
(602) 254-5446

Insurance Committee

Chairperson:
Chad Latvaaho
Repossessors, Inc., Minneapolis, MN
(763) 493-4951

Members:
Dean Stair
A & D Adjusters, Inc., Garden Grove, CA
(714) 638-0800

Consultants:
Jim Deason
Recovery First Insurance, Tulsa, OK
(800) 687-4631

Joe Taylor
Insurance Services USA, Inc., Ocala, FL
(352) 351-4533

Member Benefits Committee

Chairperson:
Joan Hudson
Automobile Recovery Bureau of Louisiana, Shreveport, LA
(800) 845-7299

Members:
Tim Collins
Kentucky Auto Recovery Services, Inc., Louisville, KY
(502) 363-5802

Emily Massey
S.C.A.R., Inc., Corpus Christi, TX
(210) 348-7155

Steven Summs
Summs Skip And Collection Service, Inc., Moyock, NC
(757) 463-7872

New Membership Committee

Chairperson:
Dave Handschin
How Adjustment Service, Inc., Seattle, WA
(425) 885-3700

Members:
Marcelle Egley-Sparks
ABA Recovery Service, San Diego, CA
(619) 265-0525

Mark Sloan
ATR, LLC, Nashville, TN
(615) 443-1117

Patrick Stone
Select Asset Recovery Group LLC, Phoenix, AZ
(602) 254-5446

Justin Zane
Zane Investigations, Reno, NV
(775) 337-8177

Publication & Directory Improvement Committee

Chairperson:
Chris Finn
ARS Ohio LLC
(513) 471-8200

Members:
Peggy Chapman
Speedy Recovery, Inc., Las Vegas, NV
(702) 632-0700

Maria Olson
AZ Asset Recovery LLC, Phoenix, AZ
(480) 889-5586

Public Relations Committee

Chairperson:
Mary Jane Hogan
National Locating & Recovery, Inc.,  Birmingham, AL
(205) 678-9143

Members:
Tricia Corkern
American Recovery Association, Inc., Irving, TX
(972) 755-4755

Patrick Dunleavy
TCAR Recovery & Remarketing Services, Schenectady, NY
(518) 346-6286

Joan Hudson
Automobile Recovery Bureau of Louisiana, Shreveport, LA
(800) 845-7299

Emily Massey
S.C.A.R., Inc., Corpus Christi, TX
(210) 348-7155

Les McCook
American Recovery Association, Inc., Irving, TX
(972) 755-4755

Consultants:
Dawn Wellington Psaromatis
Wellington Group, LLC, Austin, TX
(512) 565-9709

Website Development Committee

Co-Chairpersons:
Bennett Deese
Home Detective Company, Inc., Elizabeth City, NC
(800) 334-7674

Pete Falcone
Interstate Adjusters S.A., Inc., San Antonio, TX
(210) 646-8881

Members:
Les McCook
American Recovery Association, Inc., Irving, TX
(972) 755-4755

Honorary Members:
Alex Price
MasterFiles, Mobile, AL
(251) 366-7669

Sales Resource Officer
Mary Jane Hogan
National Locating & Recovery, Inc., Birmingham, AL
(205) 678-9143

Sergeant at Arms
Sam Corolla
Southern Adjustment Services, Inc., Ft. Lauderdale, FL
(954) 797-9997

Parliamentarian
Robert Hoel
West Virginia Automobile Adjustment, Inc.
(304) 346-8721

Chaplain
Gary Deese
Home Detective Company, Inc.,  Greensboro, NC
(336) 299-1641

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