Mike & Donna Loter
Owner & Operator
Kevin Brown, Service Manager
Hometown: Baton Rouge, LA
Years of Experience: 25 years
Areas of Expertise: Management, Customer Service
Credentials and Certifications: Baptist Pastor (Master of Divinity ACU); Various licenses in Children’s Social Service, Licensed Foster Family
Family: Kevin is married to his wife Angela of 19 years, and together, they have six children. Angela is a Kindergarten teacher in the Granbury school district.
Fun Facts: Kevin enjoys spending quality time with his wife and little ones, dining at Granbury’s wonderful restaurants, cooking a mean Texas brisket on the smoker and supporting their children’s sports teams. Every opening day for baseball season, you will find Kevin and his sons watching our Texas Rangers play ball. Kevin is a proud US Army veteran of 18 years and loves to serve our veteran community of Hood county. Kevin truly loves all people and it shows in his exceptional customer service and concern for everyone he meets.
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.
Eric Moore, L1 Master Technician
Hometown: El Paso, TX
Years of Experience: 15 years
Areas of Expertise: Engine and electrical diagnostics, computer programming and troubleshooting on all gas-powered vehicle systems.
Credentials and Certifications: ASE Master Technician and Advanced Level Specialist (L1 Master Technician)
Family: Eric is a proud first-time father of his nine-month-old son Connor and dad to his 10-year-old stepdaughter Ava. He and his lovely wife Jessica enjoy spending time with their children.
Fun Facts: Once his wife and kids are asleep, Eric on occasion finds time to play a few video games in the fantasy genre. He also has been a guitar player for 25 years and was in a band during most of his 20’s. Additionally, Eric has earned belts in Hap-Ki-Do and Brazilian Jiu jitsu, both forms of martial arts. His diagnostic skills and ability to use his advanced level technician training, make Eric not only an asset to our team but an overall value-added benefit to our customers.
Michael Landowski, Master Technician
Hometown: Bay City, Michigan
Years of Experience: 49 Years
Areas of Expertise: Engine diagnostics, air conditioning, electrical, suspension, and brakes.
Credentials and Certifications: ASE Certified Master Technician, MACS Certification in Air Conditioning, as well as an Associate Degree in Automotive Technology.
Family: Michael has been married to his wife Diane for 38 years and has two sons and one daughter. He also is a proud grandfather to five wonderful grandchildren.
Fun Facts: Michael enjoys spending time flying R/C (Remote Control) drones, camping with family, and serving at his church. Michael’s many years’ experience in automotive repair and service is a plus to customers with both new and late model vehicles. He is also our “classic” car specialist.
Michael Martin, Technician
Hometown: Granbury, TX
Years of Experience: 17 years
Areas of Expertise: Diesel engine repair and diagnostics, front and rear suspension, brakes, rear differentials and A/C diagnostics/repairs.
Credentials and Certifications: Automobiles and Diesel Trucks, Air Brakes, and Air Conditioning.
Family: Michael is a proud father of 4 children ages 5 to 13, two boys and two girls. He is happily in a relationship with his fiancé Merilu.
Fun Facts: Loves to spend time with his family boating, fishing, and camping. Michael is known as “Uncle Bubba” or “Little Bubba” to his family. He’s always the adult who plays with the kids at family get togethers. Michael has only been with CBA a short time but his many years of experience in the automotive industry make him a strong asset to our customers.
Antonio De La Rosa, Technician
Hometown: Fort Worth, TX
Years of Experience: 20 years
Areas of Expertise: Brakes Front-End and Suspension.
Credentials and Certifications: ASE certifications in Brakes, steering, and suspension.
Family: Tony and his widowed sister-in-law share a home in N. Ft. Worth. Until recently his niece and her husband, along with their four small children, lived with them too.
Fun Facts: Tony loves to fish, cook out (particularly steaks and sausage), and enjoys being Uncle “Teo” while spending time playing with & entertaining his nieces and nephews. Tony enjoys “fixing” customer’s vehicles and getting them safely on the road again. As our brake, suspension and alignment specialist, he is a valuable member of our team.
Kevin Cantu, Technician
Hometown: Mission, TX
Years of Experience: Four years active duty in the U.S. Army earning the rank of Sergeant while serving in Poland, Germany, Romania, and Turkey. Kevin was honorably discharged in early 2020 and immediately enlisted in the Texas Army National Guard for 6 years. He began his career with CBA Granbury in May 2020 as a General Services Technician.
Areas of Expertise: Experience with heavy off-road trucks, jeeps, autos and serviced all U.S. Army vehicles.
Credentials and Certifications: :Air conditioning 609 certifications for cars and trucks, heavy equipment maintenance certification and NRENT certification (National Registry Emergency Medical Tech)
Family: Married to his wife Megan for 2 years and has a 1-month old daughter, two dogs (golden retriever and white lab).
Fun Facts: Kevin Cantu (Can Do) is the team member everyone notices because of his “over the top” work ethic. He graduated from Granbury High School and is bilingual (English and Spanish), a licensed medic, and is currently taking evening classes to continue his education in the automotive technology field. He also serves and protects us in the Texas National Guard one weekend a month and two weeks each summer. He is dedicated to becoming an ASE master technician and is always learning and taking classes to better gain skills and expertise in the auto repair industry. He is the newest member of our team but everyone admires his commitment and dedication to helping the customer and his team.