Andy Emery is the Owner and Founder of Antero Automotive. He has over 18 years of experience in the automotive field including 11+ years of shop management/ownership. His focus as a technician and an owner is to bring honesty and integrity back to the automotive service industry. Andy is an ASE Certified Master Technician, ASE Certified Parts Specialist, and ASE Certified Service Consultant. When Andy is not at the shop taking care of business, he is spending time with his wife and 4 children.
David Nelson is the Manager here at Antero. He shares the same passion as Andy for taking care of our customers. He has over 15 years of experience in the automotive field as well as some time in the motorcycle and power sports industry. Dave has new found love for the game of golf. When he’s not chasing the little white ball around, he’s spending time with his wife and 2 dogs.
Tommy Lee is our service advisor and resident bench racer. Tommy has a heart the size of Colorado and would do anything to make sure our customers are taken care of. Find him on the weekends at Colorado National Speedway working on one (or more) of the Antero sponsored cars.
Ryan Mayden is our in-house Subaru and European car specialist. Ryan is ASE Certified and BMW factory trained. When Ryan isn’t repairing and maintaining our customers cars, he is either spending time with is wife and daughter or playing paintball for the Antero Paintball Team.
Mike Abbott started as our Lube/Maintenance Technician. He has studied hard, attended many training classes and has worked his way into our B level technician. He is great at what he does and is training under some of the best technicians in the business. Michael started with us in the summer of 2014 and hopes to have a long career with Antero Automotive. Since starting here, Michael has become ASE Certified and is working hard towards his Master Certification.
Shane Coberly ASE Master Certified- L1, L2 Diagnostics. and working on L3 ( Advanced Hybrid Diagnostics ) Shane’s unparalleled enthusiasm, and passion for automotive repair, is an inspiration to his fellow technicians! Shane’s wife and children are the love of his life! They enjoy 4 wheeling and Snowboarding together, here in beautiful Colorado. In Shane’s spare time, he trains and competes in Adventure Races, and Ultra-marathons.
Nick Halstead ASE Master Certified and Toyota trained. Nick came on board with us in 2016 and has been an amazing addition to the team. His knowledge of Toyota and Lexus really set him apart from the pack. He has 2 kids and also has strange love for the game of golf.
Mark Pedersen wears many hats here at Antero however, his job title is Parts Manager. Mark oversees all of the parts that come in to be installed on customers vehicles. He also runs our morning shuttle and helps us wash all of the completed vehicles. Mark is certainly an asset and great employee. Mark has a love for automobiles but is an amazing photographer. Check out his site at colorodophotographic.smugmug.com.
Mike Crouthers is our part time shuttle driver and service porter. Mike has also been great addition to the team. He loves to regale us “pups” with stories of when gas was a nickel and he had to walk uphill both ways to school. Mike and his wife are avid RV’ers and typically spend months at a time on the road seeing the country.