Ted Wiens Tire & Auto Center was established in Las Vegas in 1948. President Ted Wiens Jr. is a past chairman of the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce Board of Trustees, serves on the Government Affairs Committee and is a Prospector. He is also affiliated with the Boulder Dam Area Council Boy Scouts of America, Community Action Against Rape and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nevada. Additionally, Wiens is involved with the Tire Industry Association of North America.
Denette Suddeth is Regional President and Head of Commercial Banking for PNC Bank in Nevada and is responsible for PNC’s market expansion in Nevada driving a culture of teamwork, client advocacy and community engagement. She has over 25 years of banking experience with CIT, Wells Fargo, and U.S. Bank. Suddeth has extensive non-profit board service as past chairman of United Way of Southern Nevada and Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada. She is a current board member of UWSN. Suddeth earned a BS degree in Managerial Finance at UNLV. She is a certified executive coach and graduate of Leadership Las Vegas.
Andrea Woods is Director of Community Relations and Finance with GO B.E.S.T. (Big Entertainment Solutions Technology – www.gobestbiz.com). In her role, she is building relations within the community that can benefit from the services offered by the organization, as well as connecting the organization with non-profits in need of assistance. Woods has also assisted in the development and implementation of policies and procedures focused on eliminating corporate theft. She has a strong passion in the area of education for at risk youth. As industries evolve, Andrea looks for opportunities to “be at the table” as a benefactor for self and community. Every day she is working on her dash and paying it forward!
John Tippins is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Northcap. He began his real estate career in 2000 as a commercial agent for Insight Holdings. Following a brief period as President of Mark L. Fine and Associates, Tippins branched out and started his own company, Northcap, in 2006. Tippins serves on several boards and councils in addition to being a member of the UNLV President’s Inner Circle, the UNLV Advisory Board, and the Mayors Fund. He graduated from UNLV with a B.A. in Marketing and is an adjunct professor at UNLV. He is also a graduate of the prestigious Leadership Las Vegas program through the Vegas Chamber.