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
  • 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.
Kris O’Brien

Kris O’Brien

Service Advisor / Front Office
  • 20 Plus Years of Service Industry Experience
  • Part of COLONY ONE FAMILY since 2017
Kevin Klusendorf

Kevin Klusendorf

Service Advisor
  • 31 Years of Auto Mobile Service Industry Experience
  • 25 Plus Years part of Colony One Auto Center team
  • ASE Certified
Ryan Stanhope

Ryan Stanhope

Parts Coordinator
  • Part of Colony One Team Since 2008
Bruce Smith

Bruce Smith

ASE Certified Master Technician
  • Part of Colony One Auto Center Team since 1991
  • Over 40 years of Industry Experience
  • Licensed State Inspector
Chad Hanson

Chad Hanson

ASE Certified Master Technician
  • Part of Colony One Auto Center since 1998
  • Over 22 years of Industry Experience
  • Licensed State Inspector
Christopher Cull

Christopher Cull

ASE Certified Master Technician
  • Over 10 Years of Experience and part of Colony One Auto Center since 2010
  • 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
  • Licensed State Inspector
Eddy Hanen

Eddy Hanen

ASE Certified Master Technician
  • Over 45 years in the industry
  • 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.
  • Part of Colony One Team since 2018
  • Licensed State Inspector
Josh Gerbrecht

Josh Gerbrecht

ASE Certified Master Technician
  • AAS Degree in Automotive Technology from HCC
  • Licensed State Inspector
  • Part of Colony One Auto Center Team since 2014
Thomas Garcia

Thomas Garcia

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

Austin Miller

Lube Tech / State Inspector
  • Licensed State Inspector
  • Part of Colony One Team since 2019
Marcello Catalano

Marcello Catalano

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

Perry Hale

ASE Certified Lube Technician
  • Licensed State Inspector
  • 28 Plus Years of industry Experience
  • 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.
Ramiro Lara

Ramiro Lara

Driver
  • Part of Colony One Team Since 2015