AIA Canada has announced the addition of Linda Donnini as vice president of member relations. Donnini comes to the association with over 15 years of automotive aftermarket experience, including time as the vice president of national business solutions (marketing) for Uni-Select Inc. and director of marketing for NAPA Auto Parts in Canada.
Sean Corcelli also has joined AIA Canada as executive director for the Alberta division. Corcelli is an aftermarket veteran who has worked for Acklands Ltd./Acklands-Grainger and Uni-Select. He spent 15 years with Uni-Select, retiring in 2017 as regional vice president for the Prairies division. Corcelli also has been a member of AIA Canada throughout his career, serving on the board of directors from 2000-‘03 and as national chairman of the board in 2002.
In related news, AIA Canada has appointed Caroline Lacasse as director of the Canadian Collision Industry Forum (CCIF). Lacasse has been involved in the automotive industry for more than 20 years, with a focus on training and organizational development. She has worked as a collision repair technician and teacher, an I-CAR instructor, university lecturer, and as a training coordinator for CSMO-Auto in Quebec. Lacasse is currently chair of the Quebec I-CAR committee.