New Motor Vehicle Board Members
Brady Schmidt, a Dealer Member, was appointed by Governor Gavin Newsom in December 2022, and is a member of the Board Development Committee. Mr. Schmidt has 33 years of automotive experience. He began his automotive career in 1991 when he joined his family's new car dealership consulting and dealership mergers and acquisitions business in Irvine, California. He was named President of National Business Brokers in 2000. He has been Dealer Principal and Partner of Puente Hills Ford since 2022 and Dealer Principal of Jerry V’s Honolulu Hyundai and Windward Hyundai, since 2021. He is a member of the Hyundai Hope on Wheels Board of Directors and the RTwelve, Inc., National Governing Board. Mr. Schmidt is chairman of the Board of Directors and founding member of Giving Hope Hawaii. Mr. Schmidt’s term will expire January 15, 2026.