Dan Dipert Companies

COO Autumn Dipert Brown Elected to UMA Board of Directors

The members of the United Motorcoach Association elected Autumn Dipert Brown, Chief Operating Officer for Dan Dipert Coaches and Tours, to its Board of Directors on November 15, 2008. 

Autumn joins five other members in Region 1, which spans from the west coast to the Midwest, encompassing 24 states. 

"It was her colleagues that elected her," said Victor S. Parra, Chief Executive Officer of UMA. "It says, of all the people in the 300 companies in her region, they've selected her to represent them." 

Dipert Brown officially begins her three-year term in January 2009. Additionally, the organization named Ms. Dipert Brown its Safety Leader of the Year in 2006. The award is the only National Safety Award given in the motorcoach industry. 


"I'm honored that the members of UMA in our region, both large and small, have chosen me to represent their interest on the Board," said Dipert Brown. 


"We look forward to what we know will be very important contributions she'll make to the association and the motorcoach industry," Parra sad. 


With more than 1,000 members across North America, the UMA protects and promotes the interests an welfare of privately owned motorcoach operators such as Dan Dipert Coaches and Tours.