2017-2018 Officers & Board of Directors

President: David DuGoff, College Park Car Wash

David, owner of College Park Car Wash, in College Park, Maryland, self-serve and in-bay automatic, active in MCA since 1999, cleaning up after car wash customers since mid-1960's.

Operator VP: Robert Stair, Mine Road Auto Spa

Robert resides in Manassas, Virginia with his wife Carol. They have three children, seven grandchildren. Bob was employed in the petroleum industry having held numerous positions for over 30 years. In 2009 Bob and a business partner, Thomas Deputy,  opened Mine Road Auto Spa in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Serving on the MCA board for the past several years, Bob has observedthe many challenges and opportunities in the car wash industry. Bob is appreciative and thankful for all of his MCA colleagues.  

Distributor Vice President: Stuart Hammerschmidt, Shore Corp.

Stuart is President and co-owner of Shore Corporation, a Pittsburgh based company specializing in formulated chemical cleaning products.  Shore manufactures three lines of products including car wash, building restoration and specialty cleaning.  He holds board positions on the Pennsylvania Carwash Association, the Joint Chemical Group, the Chemical Association of Pittsburgh and is a past chairman of Pittsburgh Chemical Day. 

Secretary: Bob Heid, Washtech

Bob is with Washtech and is a past MCA president. He brings experience as an operator, as well as an industry supplier.

Treasurer: Dan Callihan, Glen Burnie Car Wash

Dan Callihan, owner of Glen Burnie Car Wash, 2 locations in Maryland, self-serve and in-bay automatic since 1983. Dan is the chair of the popular MCA program, Wash to Save the Bay, launched in 2013. Dan has been a member of the MCA board since 2009.

Past President: Heather Ashley, Virginia Car Wash Industries

Heather is vice president of Virginia Car Wash Industries Inc., located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. Heather and her husband, Mike, are hands on owners/operators of both self-serve and in-bay automatics. Heather has served on the NRCC Board since 2012.

Past Distributer VP: Pam Piro, Unitec

Pam has been in the carwash industry since 1996 when she joined Unitec, where she is currently the President/CEO. Pam has served on the MCA Board since 2003. Pam has served on the Board of Directors for the International Carwash Association since 2008.


John Lynch, Dolly's Car Wash

John has been in the car wash business since 1985. Currently he is co-owner of Dolly's Car Wash in Ellicott City, MD and is the full time General Manager for that location.

Larry Bakeley, Flagship Car Wash

Larry is general manager for Flagship Carwashes in Maryland and DC.

Sean Larkin, Westminster Car Wash

Sean’s employment began in the car wash industry in 2004 as co-owner of Westminster Car Wash & Detailing in Westminster, MD. He joined the MCA as a member in 2004 and became an active board member in 2006. In that time, he has in a various capacities, including Treasurer. 

Anthony Shifflett, Lustra Car Care Products

Anthony lives in Ruckersville, VA with his wife and two children.  He has been with CSI since 2013.  Prior to joining CSI, he spent five years in chemical sales with another chemical manufacturer. 

Matt Bascom, Car Lover's and Clean Machine

Matt Bascom is president of The Clean Machine Inc. and Car Lovers Car Wash.  He currently owns and operates fourteen car washes – one full service, and thirteen with a combination of self-serve and in-bay automatics.  All are located in Virginia.

Past Supplier VP: Vacant