- Wednesday 03 July, 2013
Don Lower, Motorsports and Events Coordinator for Summit Racing Equipment, has been named Grand Marshal for the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals, July 4-7, at Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio.
Lower came to Summit Racing in June 1991. He worked his way up to Inventory Control Specialist in Purchasing and later to Merchandiser for racing parts before accepting his current position as Motorsports and Events Coordinator. Currently, Lower directs various sanctioned NHRA and IHRA motorsports programs in addition to working as a liaison between Summit Racing and its racing teams. He also handles contingency claims paid to racers and helps plan and organize Summit Racing’s Super Summit events and the company’s Hot August Nights events.
Outside of work, Don is a talented musician with a digital recording studio in his home. He is also currently restoring a 1938 Plymouth for summer cruising and enjoys boating and spending time with his wife, Janet, children Heather, Eric, and Michelle, and grandson, Zach.
“What a privilege it is to be Grand Marshal for the Summit Racing NHRA Nationals”, Don said. “I wish the entire Summit Racing team best of luck and I hope to see them in the Winner’s Circle!”