The Midwest Automotive Media Association (MAMA), an organization comprised of automotive journalists and industry professionals, elected its 2022 Board of Directors at its January annual business meeting, held virtually via Zoom .
MAMA President Harvey Briggs, Senior Vice President Robert Duffer, Membership Vice President Jennifer Newman and President Emeritus Damon Bell are continuing their second year of their two-year terms.
Kelley Enright, who served as secretary, becomes treasurer. Cherise Threewitt and Jim OBrill were elected to a two-year term as Secretary and Director of Communications, respectively.
During the annual business meeting, it was reported that the association, which was founded in 1991, currently has 240 automotive journalists and industry professionals serving the automotive industry or related fields.
It was also announced that the winners of MAMA’s annual Family Vehicle of the Year and Luxury Family Vehicle of the Year awards will be revealed at the Chicago Auto Show’s MAMA Breakfast on February 10.
Finalists for Family Vehicle of the Year are the 2022 Hyundai Tucson, 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L and 2022 Kia Carnival. For Luxury Family Vehicle of the Year, finalists are the 2022 Acura MDX, Genesis 2022 GV70 and the 2022 Jeep Grand Wagoneer/Wagoneer.
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About the Midwest Automotive Media Association
Founded in 1991, and now in its 31st year, the Midwest Automotive Media Association includes 240 automotive journalists and public relations professionals from across the country – albeit based in the Chicago area. The main purpose of the organization is to provide a forum for newsworthy people, major issues and new products in the automotive industry.