Carra started at A-1 in 2004, and worked her way through many areas of the business, as a Customer Service Representative, Estimator, Parts Manager, and now serves as President after purchasing the shop in 2019. Carra enjoys spending time with her kiddos, riding horses, and baking when time allows.
While Dustin is new to the collision repair industry, he has 15 year experience in business administration, I/T, and customer service. Dustin serves as A-1’s technology manager, Controller/CFO, and is mentoring and training in other areas of the repair process to be able to back up our team. Dustin is our Refinish Specialist, and is certified in BASF refinishing products. In his spare time, Dustin enjoys hiking, backpacking, and gardening.
Jay has been with A-1 Body & Frame since 1997. Serving as a customer service representative and estimator, Jay takes great pride in knowing the status of every vehicle that is going through the repair process. Jay has spent decades building and maintaining relationships with our customers – across multiple repairs and multiple generations, he exemplifies the family dynamic of A-1 Body & Frame. Jay has a passion for golf, cooking, and enjoying sports with his family.
Ben has worked in the collision repair industry since 2008. Working with several shops before coming to A-1 allows him to help our customers navigate the repair process easily – after all, for many people, a car accident is a rare occurrence. But don’t be afraid, Ben can help walk you through it. Ben loves to spend time with his family and pets – especially their dogs, Chunk and Domino.
Taylor joined A-1 Body & Frame in 2019 as our Parts Department Manager. Taylor’s attention to detail and ability to learn quickly in a new industry has made it feel like she has always been part of the A-1 family. Her passion outside of the shop is animals – her 2 cats, Leonard and Gator, and her horse, Shermie.
Ryan has over 10 years of experience with A-1, and currently works as our Blueprint Repair Manager. Ryan works closely with our repair technicians, and estimators to develop our start-to-finish repair plan that will return your vehicle to pre-accident condition.
Terry began working in the automotive industry in 1976. Working in a wide variety of mechanical shops before coming to A-1, he is more than capable of handling any mechanical work needed as the result of an accident. Terry enjoys fishing, hot rodding, and dirt track riding, and spending time with his 2 daughters, and his new granddaughter!
Jeff has been with A-1 since 2000, and has worked in the collision repair industry since the early 1970’s. He enjoys spending time with his grandchildren, and has been friends with our Body and Frame Technician Joe Dean since they were 20.
Chuck has been part of the A-1 family since 1993, and from day 1 has worked to help set the bar for high quality repairs at reasonable prices.
Brock started with A-1 in 2020 while home on break from his studies at Ohio University, where he is working towards a degree in Finance and Business Analytics. Working in the detail department, Brock is responsible for final inspection of the repair and the “wow” factor when it is delivered. Brock is also working to cross train in other departments to better understand the entire repair process, and is working towards I-Car certifications.