Bret Meadows purchased Mears Automotive in May 2006.  The business
    has three additional automotive technicians; Frank Simmons, John Smith
    and Nick Smith.  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.  Nick is a graduate of the
    Lake Land College Automotive Technology program.  Scot Moran helps
    out part-time doing several jobs, including service advice.  Brandon
    Westfall our full time service advisor is ASE certified and a graduate of
    Lake Land College.      vehicl 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 30 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 25 years experience in
    automotive repair, Frank is a Master ASE Technician.

    Nick Smith is a graduate of Lake Land College with an Associate of
    Applied Science degree in automotive technology.  He is our front end
    and alignment specialist and has been with Mears Automotive since
    March 2012.

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

    Scot Moran began in May 2012 working part time as a service advisor.  
    Scot is very helpful and can assist with scheduling for 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