Meet the Riverside Team
Brad started working at Riverside Automotive part time in 1966. He took a few years off to attend UWM. Brad also has attended Fox Valley Tech school, and many other technical training school’s, General Motors training and holds many certificates and certifications. After school, he started working full time in 1972. Brad has held all roles at the shop, Service writer, Automotive Technician, Tow truck driver just to name a few. In the last 10 years Brad has maintained the building(s) and has been in charge of customer relations.
When not at work, Brad enjoys spending time upnorth maintaining his family’s summer cabin. And he enjoys his children.
Mike – Auto Technician
Mike has been a valued member of the Riverside Automotive team since 1974. ASE Master Certified Automotive technician. Specialty areas are Ford and Chrysler.
When not at work, Mike enjoys fishing, and spending time with family.
Chris – Auto Technician
Chris started working for Riverside Auto in 2001. He is also the fourth generation of family to work at Riverside.
Chris’s specialties included front end repair, alignments, brake system repair, and drive line diagnosis and repair.
Schools attended M.A.T.C., Hunter Engineering Wheel alignment, CTI specialized electronics testing, and is certified in A/C recovory and repair. Chris is also trained in bicycle repair and maintenance.
When not at work, Chris enjoys mountain biking, disc golf and other outdoor activities, and riding his motorcycle.
Greg- Auto Technician
Greg started working for Riverside Auto in 2013.
Greg’s specialties include, but are not limited to: Hyundai and Kia Service, Electrical Diagnosis and Repair, Vehicle Drivability and Performance.
Greg has Associates Degrees in Automotive Technology as well as Business Management from Madison College. He is a Hyundai Silver Level Technician and hybrid certified. Greg also is an ASE Certified Master Technician, L1 Diagnostic Specialist, X1 Exhaust Specialist, Parts Specialist, and Service Writer. He also has many other vehicle-specific certifications.
When not at work Greg enjoys riding his motorcycle, woodworking and spending time outdoors.
Vince – Auto Technician
Vince is Riverside auto’s newest technician. He has a great can-do attitude and stellar work ethic. Vince started working for Riverside Auto in 2014.
Vince’s specialties are; General Vehicle Service and Repair, Tires and Brakes.
Vince has attended Milwaukee Area Technical College for Automotive Service, and attends many night courses to continue to learn and grow as a technician.
When not at work Vince enjoys fishing every chance he gets, boating, working on his Subaru, and spending time with his fiancee.
Joe – Manager
Joe has been part of the Riverside team since 1991. 1991-2001 he was a full time automotive technician with specialties in electrical diagnosis and repair. He holds many certifications in systems from A/C repair to brake and front end repair. 2001 to present he has taken on the role of shop manager and service writer. He also is the in-house IT manager.
His eagerness to please customers is why Riverside Automotive has a high return of pleased clients.
Joe’s hobbies include classic boating, spending time with his children, and computer repair.
Peter – Owner/operator
Peter has been working at Riverside since 1981. Peter graduated from Rockford college with a B.A. in 1972. He is a A.S.E certified parts specialist.
Peter’s specialty area’s are customer service and sales.
When not at work, Peter enjoys golf and spending time outdoors.
Todd-Todd started working at riverside in 1981.
His specialty area’s include, but are not limited to-BMW, Audi, Volkswagen, Volvo, and Subaru.
Todd is a highly skilled technician and holds too many certificates to list.
When not at work, Todd enjoys Classic wooden boats, rebuilding boat engines, and keeping his fleet of classic boats in show room condition.