Bret Meadows purchased Mears Automotive in May 2006.  The business
    has three additional automotive technicians; Frank Simmons, John Smith
    and Brandon Montz.  Frank and John worked for Mears Automotive for
    years before the ownership change and continue to offer their expertise
    in the repair and maintenance of customer vehicles.  Brandon is a
    graduate of the Lake Land College Automotive Technology program and
    is an excellent front end and alignment technician.  Scot Moran helps out
    part-time doing several jobs, including service advice.  Brandon Westfall
    is our full time service manager. He is ASE certified and a graduate of
    Lake Land College.

    We intend to carry out the "Mears" tradition of the highest quality repairs
    in the area, while extending to our customers the added benefit of
    personal and exceptional customer service, all at a reasonable cost.




    Bret Meadows, owner, has been involved in the automotive industry for
    more than 35 years.  He is ASE master certified and factory trained.  Bret
    has an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration from Lake Land
    College and also attended Northwood University.  

    Nelle Meadows, office manager, has been a bookkeeper and secretary,
    including many years as a legal secretary.

    John Smith, automotive technician, has more than 40 years experience
    as an automotive and truck technician. He has ASE certification and
    specializes in driveability and electrical concerns.

    Frank Simmons, automotive technician, has over 30 years experience in
    automotive repair, Frank is a Master ASE Technician.

    Brandon Montz is our new oil change, light maintenance technician and
    front end alignment specialist.

    Brandon Westfall is an ASE certified technician.  As our full time service
    manager he is able to make sure all work is completed to our customers
    complete satisfaction.

    Scot Moran works part time as a service advisor.  Scot is very helpful and
    can assist with scheduling and all your automotive needs.




    Mears Automotive is committed to serving you, our customer,
    with professional automotive repairs at a reasonable cost  by
    having friendly and motivated employees who are well trained
    and committed to the needs of our customers.  We strive to
    treat every individual as a potential lifetime customer,
    communicating a professional image that embraces honesty
    and concern for our customers and community.  Our goal is to
    make your automotive repair experience friendly and
    successful.
About Our Business
3320 DEWITT AVENUE
MATTOON, IL 61938

217-235-4546
Management Team and Key Personnel
Mission Statement