Richard Palmer

Richard Palmer, Jr. – Founder and CEO of ComputerLogic, Inc., headquartered in Macon, GA.

Rick Palmer has been involved with the collision repair industry for over 30 years.  During this time he led the development effort for numerous innovative software applications that are used today by all segments of this 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.

Mr. Palmer graduated from the University of Georgia with a BBA degree in Accounting, Georgia Southern University with an MBA in Accounting, and from Mercer University’s School of Law with a Juris Doctorate degree.  Before entering business, Rick server as a U. S. Army officer for four years, including a tour of duty in Vietnam as a Dust-Off (medical evacuation) helicopter pilot.  Prior to founding ComputerLogic he practiced law and was an executive officer for several national companies doing business in the automotive aftermarket.
    2020 Executive Board
Allstate Insurance
  Clint Marlow
Automotive Service Association
Roy Schnepper
AudaTex, A Solera Company
Scott Jenkins
Axalta Coating Systems
Caliber Collision Centers  
Ashley Denison
California Casualty Management
  Greg Best
CCC Information Services
  Dan Risley
ComputerLogic, Inc.
Enterprise Holdings
Fix Auto USA
The Hertz Corporation
Insurance Auto Auctions
Mark Helvenston
Keystone Automotive
Mitchell International
Nationwide Insurance
NuGenIT   Pete Tagliapietra
Pride Collision Centers
Safelite Solutions, LLC
  Michael Naoom
State Farm Insurance
  Steve Meulemans
  Charles Dillard