William J. “Bill” Hanvey has spent his entire 30+ year career in the aftermarket. Bill is the President and CEO of the Auto Care Association, which represents the entire USA $381 billion independent automotive aftermarket.
Since becoming President and CEO on Dec. 1, 2015, Hanvey has championed the debate about the aftermarket and consumer rights to data and technology usage in the auto industry.
Most recently, Hanvey served as senior vice president of the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), a division of the Motor Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), beginning in 2012. At AASA, he managed their headquarters operations while advocating for North American parts manufacturers to the auto care industry, federal and state government agencies, and the business community.
Hanvey was awarded the Northwood University Educator of the Year Award in 2014, and serves on The University of The Aftermarket Foundation, The Automotive Aftermarket Charitable Foundation (AACF) and The Coalition for Automotive Repair Equality (CARE) boards.