William E. Shack, Jr.
Entrepreneur, business and civic leader and industry pioneer are only a few of the titles that can be used to describe CAU trustee William (Bill) Shack. The 2006 CAU Honorary Doctorate Degree recipient, Shack has owned or co-owned and sold several automotive dealerships on the West Coast including Yucca Valley Ford, Miramar Lincoln-Mercury, Queen City Ford, Shack-Findlay Honda and Manhattan Beach Ford. Today Shack, who has sold all of his interests in the automotive industry, is continuing his success in a wide range of business interests including housing development, construction and real estate. He was the founding president of the National Association of Minority Auto Dealers and a member of the political action committee of the National Auto Dealers Association. Shack also serves on the Senior Advisory Board of the National Urban League and has held leadership roles with Rainbow-PUSH and the International Trade Bureau.