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National Parking Association Elects Four to Board of Directors


Washington, DC (October 14, 2011)—The National Parking Association today announced the election of four parking industry leaders to its board of directors. Joining the board are:

  • Charles J. "Chuck" Cullen, Senior Associate, Parking Advisory Services, The Integrity Group, Cincinnati, Ohio. Cullen serves as chair of NPA's Parking Consultants Council (PCC), a special professional group within NPA concerned with economic analysis, functional and structural design, financial counseling, research, analysis and maintenance of off-street parking facilities. Cullen, a graduate of Xavier University, has more than 37 years of experience in the parking and transportation industry and holds the Certified Parking Professional certification through NPA.
  • David Damus, chief executive officer and chairman, System Property Development Company, Inc., Pasadena, Calif. Damus has 19 years of industry experience and oversees a national parking real estate portfolio and operations for The Broadway Spring Center parking operations in downtown Los Angeles. He is a former CEO of The L&R Group of companies, which included parking operations in 33 cities. Damus holds an MBA from the University of Southern California and a J.D. degree from Vanderbilt University School of Law.
  • Alan Kahn, founding principal, Alan Kahn Parking Advisors LLC, North Barrington, Ill. Kahn has more than 28 years of experience in the parking industry and was most recently a senior vice president with Central Parking System. A former NPA vice chairman, he has a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Colorado at Boulder.
  • Peter Young, president, Digital Printing Systems, Inc., Azusa, Calif. Young has been with Digital Printing Systems for nine years and is an active NPA member, serving on the Convention Program Committee and Allied Board of Managers. He is also a member of several regional parking associations. Young holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and history from Colorado College in Colorado Springs.

About NPA: The National Parking Association is the nation's leading parking trade group advancing the interests of the private and public sector in parking technology, sustainable mobility, certification, advocacy, research and education. Founded in 1951, NPA has more than 2,200 members and represents all facets of the parking industry,