2018 SEMA Board of Directors Candidates Announced

By SEMA Editors

SEMA Board
This year, the SEMA Board of Directors has openings for two seats in the Manufacturers category, two seats in the Distributors/Retailers category and one seat in the Services category.

The following candidates are vying for a seat on the SEMA Board of Directors:

Manufacturers Category (two open seats)

  • Steve Whipple, vice president, sales and marketing, Edelbrock LLC
  • Dr. Jamie Meyer, performance parts program manager, General Motors
  • Kim Pendergast, CEO, Magnuson Products LLC

Distributors/Retailers Category (two open seats)

  • Donnie Eatherly, president, P&E Distributors Inc.
  • Jon Pulli, CEO, Turn 14 Distribution
  • Brian Lounsberry, CEO, Motovicity Distribution

Services Category (one open seat)

  • Dan Kahn, president and CEO, Kahn Media Inc.
  • Tom Deery, COO and president, World Racing Group

Voting will take place online May 8–22, 2018, and is open to current SEMA-member companies. Votes must be cast by each company’s primary contact. Details on the upcoming election will be sent to the member company’s designated primary contact beginning April 24. Winners will be announced by May 25 and formally inducted at the SEMA Installation Gala July 20.

For more information about the 2018 SEMA Board of Directors election, contact Susan Alfonso at 909-978-6671 or