CHICAGO -- Resource Automotive, a unit of The Warranty Group Inc., has appointed Matt McElroy as senior district manager.

McElroy, 32, will be responsible for supporting several large dealer groups, and will report to John Luckett, regional vice president of the Great Plains Region.

McElroy previously spent three years as the district development manager at Resource Automotive. In addition, he has served in the automotive industry as a service writer, F&I manager and sales manager.

McElroy holds a bachelor's of science degree in business management from the University of Toledo in Ohio.