MVPPA Management

The Motor Vehicle Protection Products Association (MVPPA) is the trade association for providers, sellers, and underwriters of ancillary motor vehicle F&I products, including tire and wheel protection, paintless dent repair, windshield repair, appearance care, key replacement, and vehicle protection products. The Association represents the industry to the public and government officials to support the fairly regulated and ethical sale of ancillary products. As part of its mission, MVPPA lobbies for the regulation of motor vehicle ancillary products in a manner that provides security and peace of mind to consumers and a level playing field for providers.

timothy-meenan-meenan-law-firm1-400x400Timothy J. Meenan

Tim Meenan serves as the Executive Director of MVPPA, providing association management services, expert guidance, and industry experience to the Association. Mr. Meenan also serves as MVPPA’s General Counsel.

Mr. Meenan has over 20 years’ experience in the insurance regulatory and administrative law areas and also currently serves as Executive Director and General Counsel for three other insurance-industry related trade associations. He also acts as General Counsel to the Florida Insurance Guaranty Fund.

In his law practice at Meenan P.A., Mr. Meenan assists manufacturers, insurers, providers, administrators and retailers in developing and implementing national compliance initiatives for warranty, service contract, motor vehicle ancillary product, and retail insurance programs.

Mr. Meenan is also a former Deputy Insurance Commissioner with the Florida Department of Insurance and was responsible for oversight of the state's Treasury and Risk Management Divisions.

James Z. Ross

James Ross serves as the Assistant Executive Director of MVPPA, responsible for day to day communication with member companies. Mr. Ross schedules and facilitates many of MVPPA’s activities, including membership conference calls, as well as serving as the Assistant General Counsel to the Association.

In addition to his role with MVPPA, Mr. Ross’s law practice involves many issues relating to the motor vehicle protection products industry. He has worked on national compliance projects for providers, administrators, and underwriters of service contracts, warranties, and protection products, as well as other specialty insurance programs.

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Executive Committee

The MVPPA Executive Committee is the governing board of the Association. The Executive Committee is composed of three elected officers representing the Association’s membership.

Damon Wiener
Safe-Guard Products International

Steve Krieser
Entire Car Protection

Kristin Arias
Fidelity Warranty Services, Inc.