Board Members

Noel Wynn


Automotive Undercar Professional Association
Fairy Meadow, NSW
Phone: 02 4283 2500

Noel was the driving force behind the formation of AUPA and its forerunner ESPA which commenced operations in 1986. Since its formation Noel has held the position of CEO and manages the association’s business operations from his office in Wollongong NSW.Noel is also the managing editor of the Undercar Review trade magazine which serves as a vehicle to promote the association and he also represents the association when dealing with governments on legislative matters.

Tony Tommaro


Belconnen Exhaust & Automotive
Canberra ACT
Phone: 02 6251 6280

Tony’s business, Belconnen Exhaust & Automotive, was established in 1977 in the ACT and boasts over 35 years experience and knowledge in the field of automotive and undercar services.

The business originally traded as Belconnen Exhaust Centre but changed its trading name to Belconnen Exhaust & Automotive since expanding into other specialties and undercar services.

During his many years of service on the committee of ESPA and now AUPA Tony has held senior executive positions as Treasurer, Vice-president and now the current President.

Duane Simiara

Vice President

Hitech Exhaust
Melbourne, Victoria
Phone: 03 9312 5066

Hitech Exhaust starting out in the mid-eighties as a muffler shop specialising in quality custom performance systems in Melbourne,Victoria. Hitech’s manufacturing division also produces a range of performance exhausts under the Hitech Headers brand which are sold nationally.

After serving on the association’s Advisory Panel for several years Duane was elected to the Executive Committee as Vice-president, a position he has upheld with much enthusiasm. Duane was also Master of Ceremony at the 2012 Undercar Conference held in Wollongong.

Ross Leopold


South Street Mufflers & Mechanical
Kempsey NSW
Phone: 02 6562 7783

Ross has been providing automotive repair services to the Macleay region in northern NSW for 30 years and during this time his shop has changed from a speciality muffler shop into undercar and other mechanical services.

His extensive industry experience and country location brings special input to AUPA’s Executive Committee.

Ross’ business success is reflected in his professional approach to his current position of Honorary Treasurer for AUPA.