41 2015 NATIONAL AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY COMPETITION JOURNAL
2015 NATIONAL AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY COMPETITION Automotive Education AwardWinners 1990-2015
Vincent Vuoto – 2005 AYES Coordinator & Work Experience Coordinator Eastern Suffolk BOCES Charles Wilberg – 2002 Assistant Principal Automotive High School Rachel Wilkins – 2006 Work-Experience Teacher Coordinator, Cooperative Ed., Joseph M. Barry Career & Technical Education Center SUPPORTER OF AUTOMOTIVE EDUCATION James B. Aiken, Sr. – 1991 Manager, General Motors Training Center, GM Corp. Mike Allen – 1994 Editor, Popular Mechanics Joe Amato – 1999 Valvoline Sponsored World Champion Top Fuel Drag Racer
Greg Biffle – 2000 Roush Racing, NASCAR Truck Ser. Craig Blake – 2005 Regional Service Engineer General Motors Corporation Jay Blake – 2007 NHRA Race Crew Chief & Owner Permatex / Follow-A-Dream Team Funny Car Geoffrey E. Bodine – 2000 Bessey Motorsports # 60 Chevrolet Team Monte Carlo William E. Boyd – 1998 Manager, Training Delivery Chrysler Corporation Vice President & Treasurer – AYES Tim Brennan – 1998 District Sales Manager For Education, Snap-on Tools Ronald Brenner – 1995 Admissions Representative Ohio Technical College Randy Bridgewater – 2011 Sr. Training Center Coordinator American Honda Motor Co. Barry H. Bronson – 1994 Director, Marketing Communications The Valvoline Company Larry Brown – 2001 President Lincoln Technical Institute Peter Brown – 2001 Editor / Associates Publisher Automotive News John R. Buskey – 1994/2006 Field Service Technical Training Specialist, Nissan Motor Co. Douglas Callahan – 1992 President, Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association Steve Cannata – 2003 Chairman, Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association Larry Carlson – 2008 Regional Aftersales Manager, Eastern Region, BMW of NA Michael Caruso – 2000 Chairman, Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association
Russ Casella – 1992 Field Technical Administrator Toyota Motor Sales, USA Robert Chauvin – 1999 Director of Field Services For Vehicle Safety, NYS DMV Pat Childers – 1996 Environmental Protection U.S. E.P.A. Jeff Childress – 1997 Technical Specialist, Infiniti John J. Choulochas – 1995 National College Coordinator General Motors ASEP Bruce Clemenson – 1995 Automotive Sales Manager John Fluke Manufacturing David L. Cleveland – 1999 AYES / ATEC Coordination Manager, Toyota Motor Sales, USA Robert A. Cornog – 1998 Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer, Snap-on Wendy Cottom – 1999 Area Manager, Automotive Youth Educational Systems (AYES) Barrett Crane – 2009 District Sales Manager for Education – Eastern U.S. Snap-on Industrial Lowell Croshaw – 2007 Eastern Region Training Instructor, Kia Motors America Larry Cummings – 2007 President & Chief Executive Officer, Automotive Youth Educational Systems (AYES) Jim DeLeo – 2009 Regional Manager – New York Hunter Engineering Company Daniel Detmer – 2009 North East Region Technical Manager, GM Corp. Susan Doherty – 2001 Director, Education & Field Operations, AYES Paul Dohrmann – 1997 Technical Specialist Volvo Cars of North America
Doug P. Dolack – 2000 Ownership Technical Specialist Volkswagen of America John Donaldson – 1997 President, Donaldsons Inc. Ken Doran – 2006 Education Account Manager Snap-on Industrial Ray Drainville – 2003 Fixed Operations Manager Audi of America Hans Duenzl – 1998 Vice President, Aftersales & Engineering, BMW of NA Lisa Dunn – 1995 Corporate Relations Manager Mitsubishi Motor Sales of America John Durso – 2014 Service Training Specialist Toyota Motor Sales, USA George Dykstra – 2005 AYES State Manager Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont David Ehrhard – 2000 New Business Development Manager, Safety-Kleen Corp.
Carlos Aponte – 2011 Regional Service Training Manager, GM Corp.
George Arrants – 2008 Director, Heavy Duty & Diesel Automotive Youth Educational Systems
Jane A. Estes – 1995 District Service Manager Buick Motor Division
Jack Arute – 2000 Field Reporter, ABC Sports
Bob Eyler – 2011 Service Training Specialist, Lexus
Scott Atherton – 2011 President and CEO Panoz Motor Sports Group American Le Mans Series B. William Atkinson – 2008 Technical Services Manager Ford Motor Company Ray Bartolomeo – 1998 Senior Sales Representative Pennzoil Products Company Varant Basmajian – 2006 Executive Vice President Megatech Corporation Russell Berse – 2008 District Parts & Service Manager American Honda Motor Co. Martin Biener – 1992 President, Greater New York Automobile Dealers Association
Phil Ferguson – 2011 Megatech Corporation
Orlando J. Fernandes – 2004 Service Training Instructor Volvo Cars of North America Daniel Finn – 2000 Technical Training Instructor Mazda NA Operations
Funkmaster Flex – 2009 Team Baurtwell
Bill Forbes – 2004 Sales Representative Hunter Engineering Company Roy C. Francis – 1995 Industry Relations Consultant NATEF / ASE