NHRA - National Hot Rod Association


National Hot Rod Association® Leadership

Founder Wally Parks (1913-2007)

Board of Directors 

Peter Clifford, Chair
Michael C. Cohen 
Ed Desser
Glen Cromwell
Lee Ann Gliha 

Leadership Team

Peter Clifford Chief Executive Officer
Glen Cromwell President

Kasey Coler Vice President -Track Management & Operations 
Brad Gerber Vice President - Sales & Chief Development Officer
Marleen Gurrola Vice President - Human Resources 
Evan Jonat Vice President - Live Events
Linda Louie Vice President & General Counsel 
Josh Peterson Vice President - Racing Administration
Stephen Reintjes Vice President - Broadcasting
Ned Walliser Vice President - Competition
Kristen Wentzell Vice President - National Event Marketing 
Jeffrey Young Vice President - Marketing and Communications 

Department Leaders

Glen Gray Technical Administration Executive
Cheyenne Huang Controller
Phil Burgess Editorial Director
Bob Lang Senior Director of Safety & Emergency Services
Gary Raasch Senior Director of Sales Operations
John Siragusa Senior Director of Sales & Business Development
Rob Hedrick Director of Post-Production and Supervising Producer
Mario Hirose Director of Marketing & Client Services
David Kennedy Director of Multimedia Content & Contingency Program
Seneca Manzo Director of Ticketing Operations and Membership
Jeff Morton Director of Advertising Sales
Gina Van Vleck Director of Financial Planning & Analysis
Timothy White Director of Engineering 
Jeff Conley Director of Technical Services
Mark Adams Safety, Event Planning and Compliance Officer