David PatrickTechnical Instructor

David has over 35 years’ experience in the automotive industry. He has received numerous awards and commendations from his time in the U.S. ARMY. David has been an ASE Certified Technician since 1982, and currently has an ASE Master Auto Certification and Master Medium/Heavy Truck Certification. He has served as a new car dealership technician for both Ford and GM, and as an import car technician. Other experience includes working for Standard Motor Products as a Technical Trainer. David currently lives in Asheville, NC where he owns and operates a mobile automotive diagnostics and programming service. Additionally, David also finds time to serve as a Martial Arts instructor.