Welcome to MCA - Motor Club of America
MCA, a trusted name since 1926, is your protection over the open road, providing travel security and roadside assistance for people and families on the go. A membership with MCA delivers peace of mind so you can enjoy your driving and travel experience with fewer worries.
We treat our members like we want to be treated, with faster response times than the competition. We’ve expanded our offerings to simplify even more aspects of your life, including free legal representation for moving violations, travel discounts, accident protection, bail bonds, AD&D and much, much, more!
Virgil Coffee – Founder
Virgil Coffee is the founder of TVC. He has worked in the motor club industry for over 50 years. He is responsible for creating and developing marketing plans for multiple successful multimillion dollar companies including Travelers Motor Club and Prepaid Legal Services, in addition to his own company TVC Marketing Associates. Virgil started TVC in the fall of 1988 and has grown the company and his staff to its current status.
Mr. Coffee has mentored many successful young businessmen. He has applied with these young entrepreneurs the same training philosophy he has used in developing his own key management team. He has developed a system of checks and balances that allow him to step back from the day to day functions and yet maintain the high standards he demands in the operation of TVC.
Steve Hanebaum, Chief Executive Officer
Prior to joining TVC, Steve was employed in the banking and finance industries. He served as Exec. Vice president, Head of Lending and as a Board member for National Bank of Commerce-Oklahoma over a ten year period. Steve spent 24 years in the banking industry before coming to TVC, and in that capacity Mr. Hanebaum handled the TVC relationship for over 20 years.
Mr. Hanebaum has served on several boards and civic organizations over the years and attends most of the nation-wide industry forums. Steve received his undergraduate degree from Oklahoma State University and Masters Degree from Oklahoma City University. Mr. Hanebaum also holds a graduate degree in banking from the University of Wisconsin. Steve is married to Melanie and has two grown daughters also living in Oklahoma.
Kent Melton, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Kent Melton is Executive Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer of TVC Holding, Inc., responsible for directing accounting, tax, audit and corporate administration. He reports to the CEO and serves on the Management Committee.
Mr. Melton began his career with the company in 1990 as Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining TVC, he worked as an auditor in the banking and savings and loan industry. Kent holds a master’s degree in business administration from Oklahoma City University and an undergraduate degree in finance from the University of Oklahoma. A native of Oklahoma City, OK, Mr. Melton is married to the former Kim Clanton and together they have two children, Kole and Kaci.
David Kircher, Chief Operating Officer
David Kircher is TVC Holding, Inc.’s Chief Operating Officer, President of Motor Club of America Enterprises, Inc. and President of Drivershield ADS, Corp. In these various capacities he oversees the day to day operations of the eight (8) subsidiaries of TVC Holding. In addition, he is the director of the sales and marketing force which is comprised of more than 3,400 independent sales associates.
David joined TVC in 1996 as MIS director and COO, taking over the operational facets of TVC. In 2002, Kircher began assisting Virgil Coffee with sales and marketing, and in 2006 moved his office from Oklahoma City, to the sales and marketing office in El Reno, OK. Mr. Kircher joined TVC after eighteen years with Cardinal Paper Company, were he had risen from MIS director to assume the additional roles of Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operations Officer. David has served as President of the National Association of Travel Organizations, which including such entities as Allstate, USAC and National Motor Club, whose purpose is promoting model legislation for the motor club industry with the state legislatures.
Mr. Kircher received his BS degree in Mathematics from Oklahoma Baptist University, and his Masters of Arts degree in Mathematics from Indiana University. David is married to his wife of 36 years, Angie. They have two daughters Katie and Rachel, both married, with three grandsons, Kircher, Lawson and John Luke, and a granddaughter, Sophie.
Glenn Coffee, General Counsel
Glenn Coffee is a businessman, attorney and family man who was the first Republican in Oklahoma history to serve as President Pro Tempore, the top leadership position in the Oklahoma State Senate. Coffee was also the longest-serving Republican leader in the Senate. Coffee was selected by Governor Mary Fallin to run her transition office and appointed as Oklahoma Secretary of State by Governor Mary Fallin in January, 2011 and served until January 2013.
Coffee earned an undergraduate degree in Political Science from Northeastern State University in 1989 and was named Outstanding Senior. He received a law degree from the University Of Oklahoma College Of Law in 1992.
Throughout his 12 years in the Legislature, Coffee was honored by numerous organizations for his dedication to education, as well as for his efforts to improve public safety and for his legislation aimed at better protecting Oklahoma’s children. The Higher Education Alumni Association honored Coffee with its Lifetime Achievement Award for his support of higher education, and Northeastern State University awarded Coffee 2003 Citation of Merit, Young Alumnus Award. The Institute for Child Advocacy named Coffee to its Child Advocates Hall of Fame. Coffee received appreciation awards from the District Attorneys Council, the Oklahoma Sheriffs Association, and the State Troopers Association for his support of law enforcement and public safety issues.
Coffee was selected as the 2009 Legislator of the Year by the Oklahoma Rifle Association and the Oklahoma Independent Petroleum Association. In 2010, Coffee received the State Chamber of Oklahoma’s Spirit of Leadership Award for creating the first Republican majority in Oklahoma’s Senate history as well as becoming first Republican President Pro Tempore. Coffee received the American Legislative Exchange Council’s 2010 National Legislator of the Year Award.
In 2013, Coffee Started Glenn Coffee & Associates, a law firm focusing on government ethics, campaign finance and government boards and commission work. Coffee serves as general counsel for TVC. Coffee lives in Oklahoma City with his wife Lisa and their four children, sons Collin and Blaine and daughters Anna and Kate.
Steve Coffee, Chief Information Officer
Steve Coffee has been managing TVC’s technology and internal software development since 2001. Steve founded his first company in 1992, which focused on software development and consulting in the areas of enterprise financial and manufacturing management systems. After several years of rapid growth and successful projects with large clients such as Coca Cola Foods, ClubCorp and Cash America, Steve sold his consulting and technical recruiting businesses in 1999. Steve earned an Electrical Engineering degree from UT Austin in 1991.