Paul T – Technician
Paul hails from Florida, but he likes the cold weather and snow. We are very glad Paul came to Merrill, he is a prized team member always ready to jump in and help others. Paul has been fixing cars for a long time, he is a great technician. Paul has a good understanding of technology and advancements coming to the automotive repair industry. We find the most difficult and technical training sessions for Paul to attend. Even on days off Paul finds himself busy, working on his house or helping family members. Exploring Colorado and getting to know our great Front Range keeps Paul on the go.
Michael L – Technician
Michael is a great benefit to Merrill and our valuable customers. He carries decades of experience on his shoulders. He has forgotten more than most of us have learned. Michael works on everything from boats to classic cars but enjoys tackling the larger projects. Trailers, RV’s and 5th Wheels are his specialty. Have a problem with any of the above and he will create a solution. Searching for rare currency and spending time in the mountains keeps him refreshed for the toils of service and repair.
Mike L – Technician
Mike is a certified ASE master technician so yeah - he can fix broken cars, trucks and SUVs. Mike finds the electrical side of our profession especially interesting and challenging. Mike has committed to training and finding the best information our industry has to offer. Outside the shop you would find him camping and spending time with his family.
Mike H – General Service Technician
Mike is from the northwest but very happy to be in Colorado, his new home state. He really enjoys diesel engine repair and the challenges modern trucks throw at us. Mike is a quick study, always eager to attend more training and learn about this exciting profession. When not on the job he likes upgrading his own diesel truck and exploring Colorado
Virgil R – The Fixer
Friendly, helpful, selfless, these are some of the attributes we love about Virgil. He can help fix anything around the shop from the walls to our swamp cooler. Virgil helps track down parts, shuttle customers and keeps our equipment in top condition. While off the clock Virgil enjoys riding motorcycles on the open highway or four wheeling in the mountains. He is a guy you want nearby.
Stephanie B – Office Coordinator
Stephanie has a great deal of day to day office and operational experience. When not tracking inventory or keeping our front office shipshape Stephanie loves cooking and spending time with her family.
Mike S – Service Advisor
Growing up in the automotive business Mike has seen a lot of changes. He remembers visiting Merrill as a kid with his dad more than a few years ago. Now as Merrill pushes the limits of independent automotive repair Mike continues to learn. When he isn’t answering the phone, helping customers, and tracking down hard to find parts Mike spends time with his recreational race team. Weekends are at the dirt track or preparing for the next race.
Chuck H – Service Advisor
Helping people learn about cars and understand the benefits of automotive maintenance is one of Chucks passions. It all begins with education. The more we know about our own cars and trucks the longer we can ensure a long service life. Chuck has been in this profession for many years but won’t let us put an exact number on it. Spending time with his daughter is the highest priority after leaving the joys of car repair in the rearview mirror.
As President of Merrill Automotive Kevin focuses on his team achieving success. Success is going above and beyond for the customer, ensuring their vehicle is ready for the daily grind. Success is a happy customer. Kevin’s favorite role is being a Dad, nights and weekends include everything from sports to board games with the kids. Never a dull moment! Kevin is Colorado born and raised, “I came to Colorado before it was trendy to move here”. For Kevin skiing, fishing, hiking, camping, and above all driving are some of his favorite activities.