Associates have practical working experience in the automotive industry or related fields. Associates are members of the Society of Automotive Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Medical Association and other professional organizations.

Associates Include:
  • Automotive Engineers and Ph.D.s from the automotive industry with practical working experience in design, development, testing and manufacturing.
  • Specialists with experience in chassis, body, powertrain, suspension, brakes, tires, crash worthiness and occupant protection, automotive fuels, lubricants, trucks, off road vehicles, construction and heavy equipment.
  • University Professors specializing in automotive related fields of vehicle dynamics, metallurgy, ceramics, electronics, controls, human factors, biomechanics and auto shop practices.
  • Accident reconstructionists
  • Civil Engineers specializing in highway design.
  • Medical Doctors specializing in accident-related trauma analysis.
  • Automotive dealership service technicians
  • Police officers and fire investigators


With sample Curricula Vitae

James Adams, B.S.E.E. Electrical, Auto Repair, Mechanics
Frank Airheart, B.S.M.E. Brake Engineer
Glenn F. Amsberry, B.A. Auto Mechanics
Joel Amundson, B.S.I.T. Auto Repair, Mechanics, Trucks, Suspension
Aron C. Arnold, B.S.M.E. Occupant Protection, Air Bags
Louis E. Astroth, B.S.M.E. Automotive Design, Engines, Carburetion
Thomas E. Atchley, B.S. Auto Repair, Mechanics
David M. Auslander, Sc.D. Computer Controls
Guy R. Babbitt, Ph.D. Power Train
Lonnie D. Bailey, B.A. Auto Shop Practices, Warranty
Stephen J. Baker, Bachelor of Automobile Enginering Automotive Engineering, Motorcycles
Professor Martin S. Banks, Ph.D. Vision
Kenneth J. Belmont, B.S. Automotive Engineering
Rachid Bendidi, Ph.D Computer Simulation and Analysis, Guardrails
Jamie J. Berndt, B.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics
Jerome C. Bernhoft, M.D. Orthopedics
Erwin R. Boer, Ph.D. Human Factors
Joe Bollinger, B.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics
Richard J. Bremer, M.S.E.E. Electronic Systems, Electrical Engineering
Harry L. Brown, B.S. Auto Mechanics, Electronic Systems
Peter E. Bryant Automotive Engineering Rollovers, Buses & RVs
Bret W. Butler, Ph.D. Engineer, Fire Science
John P. Carden, B.S.M.E., J.D. Auto Repair, Restoration
David A. Catano, B.S. Fire Cause & Origin
Aaron Chinn, M.D. Obstetrics, Gynecology
Blaine A. Christiansen, Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering
Jeffrey Cleary, B.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics
Dalia Cordoba, B.S.C.E Highway Design, Traffic Engineering
Dr. John C. Comer, Ed.D. Mechanical Repair
Anthony Corrado, B.S.M.E Occupant Protection
Charles K. Cowham, B.S.E.E. Automotive Testing and Measurement
Richard T. Crisenbery, B.S. Automotive Engineering, Power Train
Terry G. Crossett, B.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering, Power Train
Grant Cusick, B.A. Auto Mechanics
Kenneth Cusick, D.D.S. Dentistry
Charles A. Darsey, B.A. Auto Shop Practices, Brakes
Jerome H. Davis, M.D. Orthopedics
Matt Decker, B.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering, Motorcycles
William T. Deininger, USAFI Auto Shop Practices, Trucks
Stanley J. Demster, B.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics, Electrical Systems
Professor Thomas M. Devine, Ph.D. Metallurgy
Al Diaz, JR., B.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics
Edward J. Dibbin, B.S.M.E., J.D. Automotive Engineering, RVs, Trailers, Towing
Professor Robert W. Donoho, Ph.D. Automotive Design, Vehicle Dynamics
Thomas A. Doyle, M.S.A.E. Automotive Design, Manufacturing
Professor William K. Durfee, Ph.D. Biomechanics
Herb Edwards, B.S.M.E. Automotive Design, Auto Repair
Gabriel Elias, B.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering, Racing
Matthew Engquist, B.S.M.E. Aeronautics, Mechanics
Matt Feeney, B.S.A.E., Auto Repair, Mechanics
Jesse Field, B.S.M.E. Vehicle Design, Automotive Engineering
Henry Fitzpatrick, Ph.D. Bioengineering, Vehicle Design
James Fowler, B.S.E. Highway Design
Bruce L. Furhman, B.S.A.E. Automotive Engineering, Hydraulics, Aerodynamics
Donald Gabrielson, B.S.M.E., J.D. Auto Repair, Heavy Equipment
John Galloway Auto Repair, Mechanics
Bryan Ganitano, B.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics
John D. Garman, Ph.D. Auto Mechanics, Combustion, Emissions, Fuels
Glen A. Garrettson, B.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering
David H. Geloneck, M.S.S.E. Computer-Based Processes
Jeffrey C. Gibeling, Ph.D. Metallurgy
Richard B. Gibson, B.S.M.E. Trucks, Buses, Heavy Equipment
Tony Gioutsos, M.S.E.E. EDR & Sensors
Michael Goran, M.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering, vehicle Dynamics
Sheldon Gott, B.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering, Motorcycles
Professor Jose J. Granda, Ph.D. Vehicle Dynamics, Accident Reconstruction
Professor Ronald Gronsky, Ph.D. Metallurgy
Tony Gioutsos, M.S.E.E. EDR & Sensors
Roderick R. Guerry, B.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics
Donald Gyorog, Ph.D. Automotive Engineering
Gregory J. Haet, M.S.C.E. Civil Engineering, Highway Design
Raymond Hagemann, B.S.M.E. Accident Reconstruction, Auto Repair
Raymond J. Haka, M.S.M.E. Transmissions
Vernell M. Hance, B.S.M.E. Accident Reconstruction, Auto Repair, Fires, Fuels and Lubricants
Earl D. Hansen, B.S.M.E. Farm Machinery, Off Road Equipment
Curtis Hanson, B.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering
John H. Harlow, B.S.M.E. Automotive Design, Powertrain
Bernard L. Harris, B.S.M.E. Fasteners, Transmissions, Hydraulics
Lawrence S. Hecker, M.A. Automotive Maintenance and Repair
David W. Henderson, B.S.E.E. Auto Repair, Restoration
Vernon J. Henderson, M.D. Medical Trauma, Emergency Room Procedures
David A. Herczeg, B.S.M.E., M.S.P.D. Automotive Engineering
Donald L. Hitzl, Ph.D. Aeronautical Design, Aerodynamics
Professor Neville J. Hogan, Ph.D. Biomechanics
Patrick Hong, M.S.A.E. Automotive Design, Aerodynamics
David D. Horchler, B.S.E.E. Accident Reconstruction, Vehicle Dynamics, Failure Analysis
Mark S. Howarth, Ph.D. Biomedical Engineering
Byron Hsu, M.S. Biomedical Engineering Biomedical Engineering
John W. Jameson, Ph.D. Motorcycles
Richard L. Janney, B.S.M.E. Trucks
Fred L. Jenkins, B.S.E.S. Heavy Equipment, Auto Repair
Martin F. Johns, B.S.M.E. Tires, Vehicle Dynamics
W. Irving Johnson, M.D. Internal Medicine
Michael J. Jones, B.S. Automotive Design
Michael S. Jones, B.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanic
Matthew J. Kandarappallil, M.S.S.E. Automotive Engineering
Professor Dean C. Karnopp, Ph.D. Vehicle Dynamics
Professor Edward L. Keller, Ph.D. Vision
James H. Kennedy, M.S.I.E. Vehicle Dynamics, Structural Integrity
Cory C. Kimball, B.S.M.E. Motorcycles, Auto Mechanics
Philip W. Kingham, M.S.M.E. Accident Reconstruction, Automotive Design
Alfred Kirby, M.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics
Kent B. Kitterman, B.S.M.E. Trucks, Buses, Military Vehicles
John M. Knight, M.D. Orthopedics
Bernard P. Knoll, B.S.C.E. Civil Engineering, Auto Mechanics
Westin Knop, B.S.E. Auto Mechanics, Shop Practices
Raymond C. Kozak, B.S.M.E. Auto Mechanics, Vehicle Dynamics
Jacob J. Krauss, M.S.M.E. Fuels, Emissions
Frederick L. Kuonen, M.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering
Herbert A. Larsen, M.S.E.M. Commercial Vehicles, Construction Equip.
George Landreth, B.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics, Motorcycles
Victor P. Laskorski, B.S.M.E.T. Auto Repair, Mechanics
Professor Steven L. Lehman, Ph.D. Biomechanics
Jan Lentowicz, B.S.I.E. Auto Mechanics
Katie P. Logsdon, M.S. Biomechanics, Human Factors
Timothy A. Logsdon, B.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering, Motor Sports
Stephen D. Longo, M.S.M.E. Vehicle Dynamics
Robert W. Lorimer, B.S.M.E. Failure Analysis, Military Vehicles
Eugene F. Lucas, B.S.M.E. Hydraulics
Judd M. Luchenbill, B.S.C.E. Surveying, Mechanics
John A. Lullo, B.S.M.E. Metallurgy, Failure Analysis
Philip Luk, B.S.M.E. Electric Vehicles, Auto Mechanics
Professor Donald L. Margolis, Ph.D. Vehicle Dynamics, Bicycles, Motorcycles
Scott M. Martin, M.S.A.E. Aerodynamics
Andres Martinez, B.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics
Donald L. Massy, B.S.M.E. Trucks/Heavy Equipment
Thomas P. Mathues, B.S.M.E. Brakes, Vehicle Dynamics, Fuel Systems
Michael R. Mayben, B.S. Auto Repair, Mechanics, Motorcycles
Gil M. Menegus, B.S.M.E. Occupant Protection
Philip Middleton, B.Sc.M.E. Automotive Engineering, Auto Repair, Mechanics
Frank L. Miszczak, B.S.M.E. Engine Failure Analysis
Charles L. Moon, B.S.M.E. Heavy Equipment
George H. Morgan, M.S.M.E. Heavy Equipment
James H. Mortensen, A.A. Auto Theft
Chuck Mouranie, B.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering
Rob Mullaney, B.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics
Josephy Murphy, M.S.A.T. Accident Reconstruction
Rory Murphy, B.S.M.E. Motorcycles
Thomas A. Musselman, B.S.M.E., B.S.E.E. Automotive Engineering, Chassis Design
Kevin Nelson, B.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering
Jason Oakes, B.S.M.E. Accident Reconstruction
Professor Brendan J. O'Toole, Ph.D. Metallurgy/Materials
John P. Pandosh, B.S.M.E. Fuels and Lubricants
Anthony Peck, M.S.M.E. Manufacturing
Steven Peek, B.S.M.E. Agricultural and Construction Equipment
Raplh N. Perkins, B.S.I.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics
Rollie W. Peter, M.Sc. Agricultural Machinery
Harald Polz, MS (Dipl. Ing.) Regulatory Compliance, Safety, Emissions
Victor A. Prieto, M.D. Orthopedic Surgery
Jason Provancher, M.S.M.E., MBA Vehicle Dynamics, Chassis
Mark F. Qvale, B.S.M.E. Automotive Mechanics
Eric C. Rantanen, B.S.M.E. Automotive Repair
A. A. Rehmann, Ph.D. Vehicle Dynamics, Stress Analysis
Nicholas J. Rinaldi, A.A. Auto Mechanics
Brian D. Rittmann, B.S.I.T. Automotive Paints, Mechanics
Joseph F. Rothermel, B.S.I.T. Auto Mechanics, Accident Reconstruction
Kevan R. Shafizadeh, Ph.D. Transportation Engineering and Systems
Prof. Paul S. Sheng, Ph.D. Manufacturing
William D. Siuru, Ph.D. Automotive Design
Jennifer H. Smith, M.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics
William E. Smith, B.S.A.E. Occupant Protection
Lawrence Smythe, M.A. Human Factors, Safety
Peter Sonnenberg, Dipl. Ing. Automotive Engineering, Fuel Injection
Jose J. Soto, B.S.E.E. Auto Repiar
Professor John M. Starkey, Ph.D. Vehicle Dynamics, Stress Analysis
Gary L. Stebner, A.A. Auto Mechanics, Heavy Equipment, Trucks
Axel Stehle, B.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering
Clifford M. Stover, M.S.E. Automotive Engineering
Joseph J. Strbik, B.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering, Brakes, Wheels, Tires
Warren P. Studer Accident Investigation and Reconstruction
Gary Tabor, B.S.M.E. Steering, Suspension, Brakes
Howard P. Taekman, M.D. Medical Trauma
Kenneth G. Thompson, B.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics
Tyler Thornbrue, B.S.I.T. Vehicle Design, Auto Repair, Mechanics
David Trevisan, B.S. Power Train
Michelle Tsai, B.S.M.E., M.S.BM.E. Biomechanics, Automotive Restraints
Mark S. Tuneff, B.S.M.E. Power Train
Leslie W. Van Tassell, B.S.M.E. Aeronautics/Hydraulics
Scott Varnhagen, M.S.M.A.E Vehicle Dynamics, Automotive Engineering
John C. Wainwright, B.S.M.E. Seatbelts, Airbags
Nicholas J. Ward, Ph.D. Human Factors
Michael Ware, M.S. Automotive Engineering, Biomechanics
Christopher B. Wells, B.S.M.E. Auto Mechanics
Bruce A. Whiting, Ph.D. Auto Mechanics
Roger D. Wiley, B.S.M.E. Automotive Engineering, Gear Design
H. Martin Wilson, Jr. M.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechanics
Jerome D. Winters, P.E. Automotive Engineering, Electrical Engineering
William J. Woehrle, B.S. Physics Tires, Wheels, Manufacturing Processes
Stephen Wong, B.S.M.E. Automotoive Design
Myke J. Woodwell, B.S.M.E. Auto Repair, Mechancis, Trucks
Clyde L. Young, B.S.M.E. Fuel Systems
David M. Yun, M.S.B.E. Biomedical
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Associates have practical working experience in the automotive industry or related fields. Associates are members of the Society of Automotive Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Medical Association and other professional organizations.

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