Meet Our Staff

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  • Mike & Donna Loter

    Mike & Donna Loter

    Owner & Operator

Dalton Manson, service advisor

​​​​Dalton

Hometown: Fort Worth, TX

Years of Experience: Over 20 years

Areas of Expertise: General automotive with an emphasis in customer service. In his experience, he says that customers want to understand what is going on with their vehicle and he likes to explain the importance of any repair to them.

Credentials and Certifications: Dalton has certifications in C.A.R., S.T.A.R.R.S. and Ford. He spent 19 years with a well known aftermarket retailer before moving to the service side of the automotive industry.

Family: He and his girlfriend Yolanda, also known as “Yoli,” have a blended family with his two daughters Madison, 21, and Natalie, 14 and her son Anthony, 24. He moved back to the DFW area to be closer to his mother, Pat, who is 76 years young.

Fun Facts: Dalton loves any body of water he can get his feet into like lakes, rivers, ponds and oceans, but being a red head he has to stay in the shade. He also enjoys gardening and grilling on his pellet grill.


Ed Simon, Service Advisor

Hometown: Winnie, TX

Years of Experience: 18 years

Areas of Expertise: Steering and suspension, tires and wheels, brake systems, great customer service/sales.

Credentials and Certifications: Gold Star Genesis graduate from CBA University, Sales and Customer Service training, Certified Michelin Tire Expert, Certified in Automotive Retail Management.

Family: Wife Candy of 31 years and three children (1 daughter and 2 sons). First granddaughter born May 2020 in Granbury to his daughter and her husband.

Fun Facts: Ed once wrestled a 900-pound grizzly bear in his younger years (grizzly won). He enjoys spending time with his best friend and wife Candy, playing with their new grand baby and making his lawn look great with his new Toro Zero Turn Mower. Ed’s experience in the auto industry and his commitment to great customer service makes him a true asset to our customers and team.


Bill Moodyman, Service Advisor

Hometown: New Orleans, LA

Years of Experience: 46 years

Areas of Expertise: Bill has been in the auto repair industry all his adult life. Owned two different auto repair facilities in Nevada and Arizona.

Credentials and Certifications: ASE Certifications past and present both as a technician and as a service advisor. Also earned his CPA license and up until a few years ago was always willing to help team members with their annual taxes.

Family: Grew up with seven sisters and has been married to his wife Melissa for over 30 years. Has eighteen grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren. He also has a small breed Terrier/Chihuahua mix member of the family named Scarlet Ann Moodyman. She actually is in charge!

Fun Facts: Bill always jokes “I’m the nicest guy I know”. He likes to spend time going to garage sales with his wife, playing golf, walking his little four-leg friend Scarlet and spending time with his granddaughter (who he says is way too much like him) and recently moved here from California. Bill’s knowledge of the auto industry allows him to be an invaluable asset to our customers and our team.


Ashley Rose, Customer Realtionship Specialist

Hometown: Granbury, Texas

Years of Experience: 6 years

Areas of Expertise: Journalism, customer service, retail and sales

Credentials and Certifications: Ashley graduated from the University of North Texas in 2015 with a bachelor’s degree in print journalism and a minor in political science and sociology.

Family: Ashley has lived in Granbury her whole life and has a twin sister, two younger sisters and two younger brothers.

Fun Facts: Within a few weeks after graduating college, Ashley received a job at the Cleburne Times-Review newspaper as the education reporter and was there for five years. In her free time, she enjoys indoor rock climbing, reading, writing short stories and poems and hopes to create novels in the future. She attends Stonewater Church and is also a member of their production team.


Gerry Martin, Technician

Hometown: Atsugi, Japan

Years of Experience: 6 years

Areas of Expertise: Engine rebuilding, brakes, alignment and suspension.

Credentials and Certifications: Gerry attended Automotive Training Institute and earned a degree in automotive and high-performance engineering. He also attended some college to study photography and marine biology to study the ocean, but then felt called to pursue a career in the automotive industry.

Family: Gerry has six siblings.

Fun Facts: He has traveled to many places around the globe alongside his parents. He moved to Texas in August 2020 to be closer to his father, who was in the United States Navy. His hobbies include building race cars in his spare time, as well as photography and videography.


taylor cribbs, technician

Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas

Years of Experience: Five years

Areas of Expertise: Interior trim work or any small places she can reach

Credentials and Certifications: Ford STAARS and Nissan Scope

Family: Taylor and her fantastic boyfriend, Ken, have a blended family with their daughters, Skylar and Jentzen, and their sons, Ethan, Killian and Dexten. Along with their two-legged family members is their four-legged dog, Marilyn, who Taylor rescued from an abandoned apartment seven years ago.

Fun Facts: If you can’t tell from her tool box, Taylor’s favorite color is pink and she’s proud of it. She definitely considers herself an animal lover. When she’s not taking college courses to become a veterinarian or working on her Subaru, Taylor enjoys many indoor and outdoor activities, including disc golf, longboarding, driving her 4Runner, art, calligraphy, spray paint art, hydro dripping, wood burning and drawing. She also enjoys exploring abandoned buildings, with her most memorable experience being the infamous Baker Hotel.


Ruben Martinez, technician

Hometown: Granbury, TX

Years of Experience: Five years

Areas of Expertise: Fords, front end suspension and hydraulic systems

Credentials and Certifications: Ruben is certified in Hunter Alignments for Ford, Hyundai, Chrysler, Dodge, Ram and Jeep. He worked with semi trucks for two years with his brother, Forrest, as a mobile diesel mechanic.

Family: Ruben and his beautiful wife, Melissa, have two sons, Max and Toby.

Fun Facts: When he’s not spending time with his family, Ruben enjoys all kinds of art and playing disc golf and welding. He is also chasing his ambition as an apprentice tattoo artist.


Bryan Chambers , technician

Hometown: Early, Texas

Years of Experience: More than 30 years

Areas of Expertise: Automotive diagnostics, electronics, electrical, mechanical, welding and management

Credentials and Certifications: Bryan has an associate’s degree in electronics, business management, fleet management and motorcycle repair. He’s also a certified welder, Texas State Board certified in environmental cleanup and has an associate’s degree in construction management.

Family: Bryan and his wife, Tonya, have a daughter Addisyn, a son Evan, three step children and 13 grandchildren.

Fun Facts: When he’s not riding his motorcycle, Bryan enjoys activities outside, including boating fishing, camping and marine restoration.


Wesley Moore, technician

WESLEY MOORE

Hometown: Oceanside, California

Years of Experience: Wes has experience in brakes, gaskets, suspension and tires. He also has 15 years of experience as a chef.

Areas of Expertise: Fords, front end suspension and hydraulic systems

Family: Wes and his wife, Adalina, have three children: 7 year old Kasper, 5 year old Aria and 3 year old Owen.

Fun Facts: Wes began his career in the automotive industry as a general services technician. As time went on, he acquired more skills and moved his way up to a full technician. When he’s not working on cars, he says his true passion is cooking and baking. One day he plans on owning his own food truck and restaurant.

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