William Kundert, Jr., Dealer Principal of Kundert Volvo, Inc. in Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey assumed the NJCAR Chairmanship, effective November 1, 2011. He succeeds Michael McGuire, who now serves as NJ CAR Budget & Finance Chairman. Bill is a third generation Dealer Principal. His grandfather started the business selling used vehicles in the 1940’s, with his father joining the company and then acquiring the Volvo franchise in the early 1960’s. Bill began working in the dealership upon graduating from Susquehanna University and became Dealer Principal when his father passed away in 1986. Bill has three children, Erin and Billy, both of whom work at the dealership, and Keri, who is a sophomore at Johnson and Whales University. They live in Ridgewood. Other Senior Officers for the 2011-2012 Association year are: Vice Chairman Mark Pellegrino of Pellegrino Chevrolet in Westville; Secretary James Botsacos of James Toyota Scion in Flemington; and Treasurer John Manganelli of Union GMC Buick, Inc. in Union. NJCAR wishes Bill and the rest of the Executive Leadership the best of luck as they take the reins of NJCAR for the coming year.