The Automotive Team

Blue Seal of Excellence Automotive Repair Shop

Colony One Auto is proud to be recognized by the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence as a Blue Seal of Excellence Repair Shop. To achieve this recognition, Colony One Auto employs only technicians who are ASE-certified. Almost everyone on our technician staff has gone a step further and received a master certification. Colony One Auto has a continuing training program for all technicians, including seminars with AC Delco, Motorcraft, Chrysler, Toyota, the Carquest College and Jendham training. Colony One Auto Center will be here to service your vehicles for many years to come, and to do this we will always support continuous training of our staff.

Rick Hanson

Rick Hanson

General Manager
  • General Manager
  • 38 Years of Experience
  • ASE Certified
  • Rick started working for Sam in 1984 and the two worked together to open Colony One Auto in 1991. The business quickly grew into a successful repair center with customer service being its first priority.
David Mathews

David Mathews

Service Advisor
  • ASE Certified Service Advisor
  • In the Auto Service Industry for the past 25 years
  • Mostly working for Auto Dealer ( Chevrolet, Dodge and Nissan) as Service Advisor and now part of the Colony One Team

Javier Martinez

Service Advisor
  • Service Advisor
  • 15 Plus Years Industry Experience
  • Part of Colony One Family from 2019
  • Javier has been part of professional drag racing pit team from past 5 years.
Kris O’Brien

Kris O’Brien

Service Advisor
  • Service Advisor /Front Office
  • 20 Plus Years in Service Industry Experience
  • Part of Colony One Family since 2004 years
Kevin Klusendorf

Kevin Klusendorf

Parts Manager
  • Parts Manager
  • 31 Years of Experience
  • ASE Certified
  • Kevin is known in the industry as being able to find any part for just about anything, and is even called by other shops in the area to help them run down a hard to find item.
  • 25 Plus Years part of Colony One Auto Center team.
Chad Hanson

Chad Hanson

Technician
  • Technician
  • 22 Years of Experience
  • A.S.E Master Technician
  • Part of Colony One Team for 22 years
Chris Cull

Chris Cull

Technician
  • Technician
  • ASE certified Master Technician
  • 10 Years of Experience and part of Colony One Auto Center
  • Chris is the son of a 20-year heavy line diesel mechanic. Ever since he was a kid he would take things apart and put them back together and they would still work
Eddy Hanlen

Eddy Hanlen

Technician
  • Technician
  • Over 45 years in the industry
  • ASE Master Certified Technician, Infinity Senior Specialist Certification and ATRA Certification.
  • Member Student Advisory at Bellaire High School for seven years.
  • Eddy had worked for two dealerships for 15 years.
  • Rest of his carrier he has worked for Independent shops.
Josh Gerbrecht

Josh Gerbrecht

Technician
  • ASE Certified Master Technician
  • AAS Degree in Automotive Technology from HCC
  • Licensed State Inspector
  • 5 Years at Colony One Auto Center

Thomas Garcia

Technician
  • ASE Certified Master Technician
  • Licensed State Inspector
  • 30 plus year of Industry Experience
  • Part of Colony One Auto Center Team since 2019

Fredrick Hernandez

Technician
  • Technician
  • Lube Technician
  • State Inspector
  • Part of Colony One Team since 2019
Clarence Pilgram II

Clarence Pilgram II

Technician
  • Technician
  • Lube Technician
  • State Inspector
  • Part of Colony One Team since 2019

Austin Miller

Lube Tech / State Inspector
  • Lube Technician
  • State Inspector
  • Part of Colony One Team since 2019

Marcello Catalano

Lube Tech / State Inspector
  • Lube Technician
  • State Inspector
  • Part of Colony One Team since 2019
Perry Hale

Perry Hale

Lube Tech / State Inspector
  • Lube Tech/State Inspector
  • 28 Plus Years of industry Experience
  • ASE Certified
  • Perry has worked at Colony One Auto Center for over 16 years, Nissan for 1 year and Sam’s Club Tire & Battery Center for 10 years.
Ryan Stanhope

Ryan Stanhope

Parts Dept / Courtesy Shuttle
  • Parts Assistant and Courtesy Shuttle Driver
  • Part of Colony One Team Since 2008

Ramiro Lara

Parts Dept / Courtesy Shuttle
  • Parts and Courtesy Shuttle Driver
  • Part of Colony One Team Since 2015