As a community college professor, Howell said he sees the need for support from and to the automotive industry
Sacramento, Calif.—Donal Howell, representing the California Automotive Teachers (CAT), has been appointed to CAWA’s Board of Directors.
Howell spent 27 years in the automotive industry, 20 years of which were as a dealership technician, two years as independent shop technician, and the past five years as a professor of Automotive Technology.
He has had multiple accomplishments including: Associate of Science degree from General Motors ASEP at Fresno City College; ASE Master Technician and Advanced Level Technician in L1 and L3; California Smog Inspection and Repair licensed; Bureau of Automotive Repair Certified Training Instructor; and Toyota Master Diagnostic Technician.
As a community college professor, Howell said he sees the need for support from and to the automotive industry. His professional life exemplifies continuous improvement which he passes on to students and others he works with in the industry. He enjoys teaching and learning and said he looks forward to digging deeper into the causes that CAWA supports.
CAWA is an automotive aftermarket trade association, which represents auto parts jobbers, retailers, warehouse distributors, manufacturers, manufacturer representatives and program groups. The Association provides educational, legislative and business support to the industry and its membership. It is one of the largest trade associations of its kind in the United States and recognized as a leader in the automotive aftermarket industry. For more information, visit www.cawa.org.