Meet the Team
Joe has been in the Auto Repair Business for many years. Working as a Owner and a technician. Joe and Gary joined together to create Cars Trucks and Vans Auto Repair Center in 2000. Joe has attended several Auto Conventions and has several Owner certification courses completed. Joe enjoys spending time with his wife Gwen, children and their 8 Grandchildren. Joe loves participating and watching dirt racing local and away. Joe has always been a Avid Nascar fan. He hauled the Busch Grand National Car for several years for Adrian carriers. Joe has a nickname of Turbo. Joe is the best at finding that hard to find noise.
Gary has been in the Auto Repair Business for many years. Working as a Owner and technician. Gary owned warren Automotive and expanded his business to Cars trucks and Vans in 2000. He is very active in the day to day business. Gary is a Master Tech. A/C certified and has many continuing education certificates and several Shop owner courses completed. In his spare time, Gary is a avid RC plane and RC Jet enthusiast. He enjoys spending time with his family, bike cycling, camping, traveling and driving his off road 4×4 off road SXS. Gary specializes in Diagnostic and electrical wiring.
Tammy, now Service Manager and marketing advisor has been with Cars Trucks and Vans since 2001. Tammy is a college graduate with a degree in OSHA as a compliance officer and an Associate’s Degree. She has completed several Service Advisor classes and obtained many certificates in business and marketing. BG service certified. Tammy enjoys being outdoors riding bicycles and her favorite past time when the weather is nice a motorcycle ride. Whenever possible she will try to find a waterfall. Tammy enjoys spending time with her husband Gary and her boys. Tammy’s nickname is Smiley.
Ryan joined our team in 2011. Ryan specializes in Custom Exhaust installation, A/C diagnostic, general diagnostic, trailer wiring, chassis, suspension and heater core replacement. Ryan enjoys spending time with his girlfriend Mickie, their familiy and their dogs, Heissmen, Jaggaman, and Marvin. Ryan loves hunting. His favorite season is Water Fowl.
Zach joined Cars Trucks and Vans team in 2020. Zach specializes in Engine, Timing, and steering component replacement work. In Zach’s spare time he enjoys paying the drums and has played with some local bands. Zach rides dirt bikes and enjoys spending time with his Fiancé Victoria, 2 kids and watching his family’s sporting events. They have 3 dogs. Etta, Cheyenne, and Tito. Zach really loves tacos!
Tyler joined us in 2023. Tyler specializes in GM Repair, Engine, Transmission and brake replacement. Tyler is certified in welding and has attended several automotive training courses. Exciting news, Tyler recently got married! Tyler and his wife Christine enjoy boating, and horseback riding. They own 2 horses, Jinx and Jingles. They also have a dog Cricket and a bird named Pickles. Tyler is also a hunter. His favorite season is Water Fowl. Favorite movie is Oceans 11.
Andrew started here in 2021. Andrews’s specialty as a service advisor is working with Extended Warranty companies. Coming from a dealership Andrew was a great addition to our team. Andrew has several Service Advisor class certificates. Andrew is a Pickle ball Fanatic. He has competed in several tournaments and plays it several times a week. Andrew and his wife Lisa also enjoys riding their electric bikes on a daily basis. Andrew loves spending time with his wife and 3 daughters on road trips in their spare time. Andrew has a few nicknames and is interested in the history of World War II. Andrew loves pepperoni pizza.