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.

Budget & Financial Committee

Chairperson:
Bennett Deese
Home Detective Company, Inc., Greenville, NC
(336) 299-1641
budget-financial-committee@americanrecoveryassn.org

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

Jeremy Cross
International Recovery Systems, Philadelphia, PA
(610) 616-0263

By-Laws Committee

Chairperson:
Marcelle Egley
ABA Recovery Service, San Diego, CA
(619) 265-0525
bylaws@americanrecoveryassn.org

Members:
Bennett Deese
Home Detective Company, Inc., Greenville, NC
(336) 299-1641

Client Relations Committee

Chairperson:
Marcus Potter
NAR Services Inc., Charlotte, NC
(704) 655-2250
clientrelations@americanrecoveryassn.org

Compliance & Insurance Committee

Chairperson:
Dave Kennedy
First Credit Resources, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA
(814) 835-8099
compliance-insurance@americanrecoveryassn.org

Legislative & Government Relations Committee
Chairperson:
Dave Kennedy
First Credit Resources, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA
(814) 835-8099
legislative-government-relations@americanrecoveryassn.org

Membership / Benefits Committee

Chairperson:
Amy Bednar
Relentless Recovery, Cleveland, OH
(216) 241-1918
membership-benefits@americanrecoveryassn.org

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

Gerri Gentry
Premier Recovery Service, Charlotte, NC
(877) 503-3758

James Waldron
1st Adjusters, Austin, TX
(512) 339-2892


NARS 2024 Committee
Chairperson:
Vaughn Clemmons
Automobile Recovery Bureau, Inc., Houston, TX
(713) 869-6543
nars2024@americanrecoveryassn.org

Members:
Daniel Baggett, SAFCO
Suzanne Burns, AGR Recovery Specialists
Art Christensen, Commercial Service Corporation
Alicia Clemmons, Automobile Recovery Bureau
Tricia Corkern, American Recovery Association
Jeremy Cross, International Recovery Systems
Richard Grosvenor, Speedy Recovery Services
Heather Kennedy, CIG Financial
Tony Long, American Recovery Association
Blake Maguire, Capital One Auto Finance
Les McCook, American Recovery Association
Mike Peplinski, Harding Brooks Insurance
Starr Sawalqah, Alpha Recovery
Daniel Valdes, Ally Financial
Jeremiah Wheeler, Digital Recognition Network

ARA Marketing & Communications Partner:
Truly-Wow!
Dawn Psaromatis
Tony Psaromatis


Public Relations Committee

Chairperson:
Jeremy Cross
International Recovery Systems, Philadelphia, PA
(610) 616-0263
public-relations@americanrecoveryassn.org

Co-Chair:
Marcus Potter
NAR Services Inc., Charlotte, NC
(704) 655-2250

Members:
Amy Bednar
Relentless Recovery, Cleveland, OH
(216) 241-1918

Dawn Psaromatis
Truly-Wow!, Greenville, SC
(512) 565-9709


Technology Committee
Chairperson:
Vaughn Clemmons
Automobile Recovery Bureau, Inc., Houston, TX
(713) 869-6543

Co-Chair:
Wayne Ray
Romans Adjusters, Inc., Dallas, TX
(972) 557-1498
technology@americanrecoveryassn.org

Members:
James McNeil
Daybreak Metro, Inc., Sacramento, CA
(510) 574-0505, Ext. 121

Andy Sinclair
International Recovery Systems, Philadelphia, PA
(610) 616-0263

Ryan Miller
Northwest Repossession, Chicago, IL
(847) 255-1497

Suzanne Chartier-Burns
AGR Recovery Specialists, West Palm Beach, FL
(561) 328-8459

Dominic Rito
Relentless Recovery, Cleveland, OH
(216) 241-1918


 

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

Alex Price
SkipGuru.com, Mobile, AL
(251) 366-7669

Sales Resource Officer
Dave Kennedy
First Credit Resources, Inc., Pittsburgh, PA
(814) 835-8099

Sergeant at Arms
Dominic Clegg
Benchmark Asset Resolution, San Diego, CA
(619) 722-6300

Parliamentarian
Patrick Altes
Falcon International, Daytona Beach, FL
(386) 274-1000

Chaplain
Ray Franklin
National Locating & Recovery, Birmingham, AL
(205) 678-9143

Chaplain Emeritus

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

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