CURT AUGUSTINE, Chairman of the Board
Curt Augustine is the Senior Director of State Affairs for the Alliance of Automotive Innovation for the auto industry, representing 38 innovative manufacturers and value chain partners who together produce nearly 99 percent of all light-duty vehicles sold in the United States. Members include motor vehicle manufacturers, original equipment suppliers, technology and other automotive-related companies and trade associations.
Curt has 30 years of experience involving state government in both the public and private sectors. Previously, he served as Deputy Legislative Secretary to Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and was responsible for legislation related to transportation,
business, financial, economic development, and local government issues. Additionally, Curt served for eight years in the Wilson Administration in various capabilities at the Department of Consumer Affairs and headed a construction industry non-profit association tasked with workforce development policy issues.