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PAST SPEAKERS

The SAA has been fortunate to have some of the automotive industry's most respected and insightful executives speak to its members. Past speakers include:

Alix, Jay - AlixPartners, LLC
Andrea, David - Center for Automotive Research
Anwyl, Jeremy - Edmunds.com, Inc.
Ballew, Paul - General Motors Corporation
Baruah, Sandy - Detroit Regional Chamber
Battenberg, J.T. - Delphi Automotive Systems
Bean, Terry - Motor City Connect
Behrendt, Birgit - Ford Motor Company
Benecchi, Antonio - Roland Berger Strategy Consultants
Boike, Douglas - Mercer Management Consulting
Booth, Lewis – Ford Motor Company
Bricklin, Malcom - Visionary Vehicles
Brockmann, Beth - GE Capital
Brown, Peter - Automotive News
Brown, Tony - Ford Motor Company
Brownlee, Bruce - Toyota
Bruynesteyn, Michael - Prudential
Brycz, Kim - General Motors Corporation
Bussmann, Van - Daimler Chrysler Corporation
Butters, J. - Bloomberg
Carlisle, Steve - General Motors Corporation
Casesa, John - Casesa Shapiro Group LLC
Chatterjee, Anjan - Automotive Chanin Capital Partners
Chu, Ted - General Motors Corporation
Cischke, Sue - Ford Motor Company
Cole, Suzanne - Cole & Associates
Csere, Csaba - Car and Driver Magazine
Culton, David – American Axle
Dance, Denton – J.D. Power and Associates
Dannenberg, Jan – Mercer Management Consulting
Dattilo, Thomas – Cooper Tire & Rubber
Dauch, David – American Axle
Rodriguez, Kimberly - KPMG
DeKoker, Neil - OESA
Denton, Larry – Denton Consulting
Diehl, Bill - BBK
Doolan, Vic – Fisker Automotive
Dunne, Michael – Automotive Resources Asia
Eisenstein, Paul – The Car Connection
Erwin, John – SRG Global, Inc.
Farley, Jim - Scion
Ferron, J – Automotive News
Fiebig, Derek – Visteon Corporation
Fields, Mark – Ford Motor Company
Fitzgerald, Craig – Plante & Moran, LLC
Flake, Jennifer – Ford Motor Company
Flynn, Pat – Conway MacKenzie
Ford, William Clay – Ford Motor Company
Ghosn, Carlos – Nissan Motor Company
Gibara, Samir – Goodyear Tire & Rubber
Gillette, Jim – CSM Worldwide
Girsky, Stephen – Morgan Stanley Dean Witter
Goodman, Allen – Wayne State University
Grimaldi, Michael – GM Daewoo
Gulash, Chuck - Toyota
Hal, Jim – 2953 Analytics
Hanna, Rick - PwC
Harbour, Ron – Harbour Consulting
Haseltine, Philip – Automotive Coalition
Hemminger, Tom – PolyOne Corporation
Henke, John – Planning Perspectives
Hingwe, Anil - Bharat Forge America
Holway, Greg - BMW of Bloomfield
Howes, Daniel - Detroit News
Hubaker, Fred - Conway MacKenzie
Huber, Sig – Chrysler Group, LLC
Hughes-Cromwick, Ellen – Ford Motor Company
Hunt, William - ArvinMeritor
Ingrassia, Paul - Pulitzer Prize Winning Journalist and Author
Jackson, Bill - Booz Allen Hamilton
Jackson, Mike - CSM Worldwide
Jennings, Jean - Automobile Magazine
Johnson, Brian - Barclays
Johnson, Norm - Robert Bosch LLC
Jolissaint, Van - DaimlerChrysler Corporation
Kelley, Bill - Borg Warner
Khoury, Michael - Raymond & Prokop
Kilander, Mike - Edmunds.com
Knappenberger, John - Dura Automotive Systems, Inc
Kolinski-Morris, Emily - Ford Motor Company
Konicki, Kathleen - Nationwide Insurance
Korth, Kim - IRN, Inc.
Lache, Rod - Deutsche Bank
Lapham, Edward - Automotive News
Lapidus, Gary - Goldman Sachs
Leestma, Jeff - Automotive Hall of Fame
Leiker, David - Robert W. Baird & Co. Inc.
Leuliette, Timothy - Leuliette Partners, LLC
Libby, Tom - Power Information Network, LLC
Lienert, Paul - Global Auto Systems
Lindland, Rebecca - IHS Global Insight
Longnecker, Tim - Power Information Network, LLC
Lutz, Bob - General Motors
Mabley, Ted - PricewaterhouseCoopers
MacRae, Calum – PwC Autofacts
Magliano, George – Global Insight
Makarewicz, Jeff - Toyota
Mandel, Dutch - Autoweek
Marchand, Chris – Land Rover
Martinez, Luis – CSM Worldwide
Matura, Tracey – Mercedes-Benz
Maulbetsch, Doug – The Americas, Gedas
Maynard, Micki – New York Times
McAlinden, Sean – Center for Automotive Research
McCabe, Joe – AutomotiveCompass, LLC
McElroy, John – AutoLine Detroit
McMahon, Kevin – Martec Group
McManus, Walter – University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute
Mercer, Glenn – McKinsey & Company
Merkle, Erich – IRN, Inc.
Merlis, Scott – Ducker Worldwide
Miller, Lonnie – R.L. Polk
Mirro, Justin – Moelis & Company
Mohatarem, Mustafa – General Motors Corporation
Morrisett, Deborah - Chrysler
Mowrey, Chet - PricewaterhouseCoopers
Murphy, John – Merrill Lynch
Musk, Elon – Tesla Motors
Naidu, Madhu – Ducker Worldwide
Neil, Dan – L.A. Times
Nicol, James – Magna International
Nix, Jerry – Genuine Parts Company
Notarianni, Richard – Euro RSCG Worldwide
O’Neill, Finbarr – J.D. Power and Associates
Otenbaker, Shelly – Eisbrenner Public Relations
Patel, Himanshu – J.P. Morgan
Pearce, Kate – Ford Motor Company
Perry, George – Former CEO of Yazaki
Postl, James – Pennzoil Quaker State Company
Power IV, James – J.D. Power and Associates
Press, Jim – Toyota Motor North America
Prince, Larry – Genuine Parts Company
Qi, Zhang – China Auto 2000
Rastogi, PK – ArcelorMittal USA
Rhys, Garel – College of Cardiff
Rattner, Steven - Car Czar
Riaz, Umar - Accenture
Ricci, James - KPMG
Robinet, Michael - CSM / IHS
Rosenau, Mike – Studio Creative
Rothman, Simon – ebay Motors
Satpathy, Aurobind – McKinsey & Company
Savini, Durc – Miller Buckfire & Co.
Scheele, Nick - Ford Motor Company
Schmall, Michael - The Planning Edge
Schuster, Jeff - J.D. Power and Associates
Selle, Eric - J.P. Morgan
Sharland, J. Scot - AIAG
Shorten, Dermot - Booz Allen Hamilton
Simon, Rob - J.D. Power & Associates
Sperlich, Hal - Former Chrysler President
Sprinzen, Scott - Standard & Poor's
Stallkamp, Thomas - Ripplewood Holdings
Stebbins, Donald - Lear Corporation
Strauss, William - Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Tabor, Gene - Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.
Taketani, Masaki - IHS Automotive
Tavares, Carlos - Nissan Americas
Taylor, Paul - NADA Industry Analysis
Traub, Paul - Chrysler
Trojniak, Duane - RDA Group
VanAcker, Wim - Roland Berger Strategy Consultants
Vanderberghe, James - Lear Corporation
Vasilash, Gary - Automotive Design and Production Magazine
Vines, Jason - Zondervan
Vivian, Dan - Hyundai-Kia
Ward, Mike - Soleil Securities
Warner, Cindy - AlixPartners, LLC
Weaver, Philip - Cooper Tire & Rubber
White, Joseph - Wall Street Journal
White, Tim - Hyundai
Wiseman, Jim - Toyota
York, Jerome - Harwinton Capital Corporation
Ziomek, Kim - RDA Group
Zirnhelt, George - Power Systems Research