Kurk Wilks elected to MEMA Board of Directors
The American Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) elected Kurk Wilks, President and CEO of MANN+HUMMEL, to its Board of Directors.
Raleigh, North Carolina, 26 April 2021 – The American Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) elected Kurk Wilks, President and CEO of the MANN+HUMMEL Group, to its Board of Directors for a three-year term.
“Kurk is a talented and respected industry leader who brings valuable experience from the global automotive and commercial vehicle sectors, in both the original equipment and aftermarket segments,” said MEMA Chairman Tim Musgrave, who serves as President and CEO at Pressure Systems International.
“We are honored to have Kurk Wilks, an active member of the OESA CEO Council, serve as a member of the MEMA Board,” said MEMA President and CEO Bill Long. “Kurk’s perspective and active engagement in MEMA divisions will strengthen our ability to advance the business interests of the vehicle supplier industry and all of our members.”
“It is a great honor for me to be able serving such an important industry association. I thank MEMA for their trust and look forward to the upcoming term of office,” said Kurk Wilks. He is President and CEO of the MANN+HUMMEL Group since January 2020. Since 1998, he has held various positions at MANN+HUMMEL in North America.
Since 1904, the American Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) has been the voice of the automotive and commercial vehicle supplier industry, the largest manufacturing sector in the United States.
MEMA is the parent organization of four affiliate associations: Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA), MERA – The Association for Sustainable Manufacturing, and Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA). MEMA has offices in Southfield, Mich., Research Triangle Park, N.C. and Washington, D.C.