Allstate Insurance Company

Member Since:  1994

Bryce Boyer 

Business Process Lead Consultant
Bryce Boyer has been in the insurance industry for more than 25 years and is a Business Partner Lead Consultant for Allstate Insurance Company. As part of a team that focuses on virtual estimating, one of his focal points is navigating how artificial intelligence (AI) and automation are transforming how Allstate and the industry conduct the estimating business.

Automotive Service Association (ASA)

Member Since:  2013

Roy Schnepper

President & Owner - Butlers Collision Center
Roy Schnepper, president and owner of Butler's Collision Center, has given much of his time to better the industry, which has included serving ASA of Michigan as chairman; involvement with the ASA national board of directors, including a term as chairman; the I-CAR board of directors, the AMi board of trustees, as well as an active member of CIC and SCRS..


Member Since:  2000

Logan McPherson

Digital Innovations Manager
Logan Macpherson is responsible for Axalta’s eCommerce channels, partner integrations and ColorNet® and ProfitNet® end user software applications. Logan joined CIECA in the Fall of 2021.

CCC Intelligent Solutions

Member Since:  1994

Mark Fincher

Vice President Market Solutions
For over 15 years, Mark Fincher has been with CCC Intelligent Solutions with responsibility for CCC’s automotive market strategy. In this role, Mark is responsible for defining the product integration strategy and roadmap for CCC’s suite of automotive products. Mark works closely with CIECA member companies using CCC Secure Share to implement CIECA BMS standards.

Caliber Collision

Member Since:  2017

Ashley Denison

Chief Information Officer
Responsible for Caliber’s enterprise-wide business IT strategy, implementation and operations, Ashley Denison has overseen the transformation of Caliber’s home-grown legacy systems to the current management, estimating, financial and cloud-based platforms across more than 1,000 company-owned location.

California Casualty

Member Since:  2008

Greg Best

Senior Analyst
Greg Best has experience in claims, underwriting, and IT. He is currently a member of the Executive Committee and is the Photo Based Estimating Committee chair. He would like to continue outreach and push for the further adoption of industry standards, as well as helping to guide advancement with the utilization of new technologies.

Member Since:  2000

Jeff Schroder 

Founding CEO
Jeff Schroder is the founding CEO of, whose recycled parts marketplaces serve $80 billion in part searches (quotes) per year. Jeff serves on the Board of Trustees of the Collision Industry Electronic Commerce Association (CIECA). Jeff also serves on CIECA's Architecture Committee, and is a CIECA Past Chair. Previously, he served in architecture roles with At&T Bell Laboratories, The United Nations, Viacom and Sesame Street..

Computer Logic

Member Since:  1994

Rick Palmer

President / CEO
Over his career, Richard Palmer has led the development effort for numerous software applications that are used today by all segments of the collision industry, including repairers, paint and material manufacturers and distributors, and insurers. As an original member of CIECA, he has served on the board since 1995 and was the chairman of the Board of Trustees in 2003..

Enterprise Mobility

Member Since:  1994

Kim DeVallance Caron

In her current role at Enterprise Holdings, the company that operates the Enterprise Rent-A-Car, National Car Rental and Alamo Rent-A-Car brands, Kim DeVallance Caron is responsible for oversight of products across the company’s global sales support organization. DeVallance Caron also provides direction and strategic vision for the ongoing development of Enterprise’s Automated Rental Management System (ARMS®).

Founder of CIECA & Lifetime Board Member

Member Since: 1994

Erick Bickett

Erick Bickett has been a leader and innovator since the mid 1980s, devoting countless hours to the collision repair industry. He co-founded Auto Center Auto Body in 1984 and FIX Auto USA in 1997. Erick founded CIECA in 1994 and he remains a lifetime board member. .


Member Since:  2008

John Vito

Senior Director Replacement Client Solutions and Partnerships
Since joining Hertz in 2002, John Vito has held various sales, operations and management positions within the car rental industry. As the senior director replacement client solutions and partnerships, John has a passion for exploring partnerships and technology solutions focused on providing great customer service and is proud to be part of the collision community.

Insurance Auto Auctions

Member Since:  1994

Mark Helvenston 

Vice President of Industry Relations and Alliance Partnerships
Mark Helvenston spearheads IAA's strategic partnerships with organizations that are part of the overall automotive industry. An active industry supporter, Mark sits on various boards and committees, including the Collision Repair Education Foundation (CREF) Board of Trustees and SkillsUSA (National Competition, Technical Committee Member).

LKQ Corporation

Member Since:  2008

Mike Marlowe

Enterprise Architecture

Mike Marlowe is responsible for Enterprise Architecture for LKQ Corporation and its subsidiaries, including Keystone Industries. He has held various technology roles with LKQ and Keystone along with various board positions with CIECA, including treasurer and secretary.

Mitchell International

Member Since:  1994

Phil Martinez

Senior Technical Consultant
Phil Martinez is responsible for integrating Mitchell solutions with industry trading partners. He led the development of CIECA standards since CIECA was founded and helped develop EMS, ASC X12, and BMS data standards for the Auto Physical Damage industry. In addition to holding many executive committee positions over the years, Phil sits on several CIECA committees and co-chairs the VDI and Total Loss committees.

Nationwide Insurance

Member Since:  1994

Russ Simms

Property & Casualty Claims Senior Business Consultant

Russ Sims joined Nationwide in 1994. In his current position, he helps ensure that the technology being used keeps pace with the ever-changing needs of customers and associates. Russ has served on CIECA's Subrogation Committee in the past, helping to build the BMS messages.

Nexsysis Collision

Member Since:  2004

Dave Braun

Dave Braun has more than 20 years of experience in the collision industry. In 2002, he became a principal and CEO in Nexsyis Collision, Inc., a management information and financial accounting software and services company. Over his career, he has also been involved with other collision repair businesses.


Member Since:  1994

Ken Eagleson

Vice President of Insurance Solutions
Ken Eagleson is vice president of Insurance Solutions at OEC, with a focus on the automobile claims ecosystem. Over his career, Eagleson has worked for information providers, third-party administrators and as a consultant, which has provided him with the opportunity to interact with multiple segments of the industry.

Safelite Solutions, LLC

Member Since:  1994

Brady Bonner

Vice President of Client Sales and Support
Brady Bonner focuses on solutions that provide value to clients at Safelite Solutions. He has been involved with many charitable organizations over the past 30 years. Most recently, he is on the board of the Caper 10 Alumni Association, which helps provide college scholarships for students at his alma mater high school in NJ.

Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS)

Member Since:  1994

Tim Ronak

Business Services Consultant for AkzNobel
Tim Ronak, senior services consultant with AkzoNobel, is responsible for delivering value-added offerings to the company's customer base and the collision industry. Tim has been part of the SCRS board of directors for the last seven years and is currently a member of CIECA's Emerging Technologies Committee.


Member Since:  2008

Bill Brower

SVP Global Industry Relations & North America Claims Sales
Bill Brower is a recognized claims leader across the Insurance P&C Claims industry leading claims teams with top brand companies, including Nationwide Insurance, Liberty Mutual Insurance, LexisNexis Risk Solutions and Solera. In his current role at Solera, he is focused on advancing the company's insurance, claims, fleet and automotive business while helping to define the future of its products and services.

State Farm Insurance

Member Since:  1994

Ed Mondragon

Property & Casualty Claims Director
Ed Mondragon has been in the auto insurance and collision repair industries for more than 25 years. He has significant experience in auto claims, process design and improvement, operational leadership, and organizational transformation. Ed is a solution-oriented leader focused on building collaborative teams and improving customer. experience.