Meet the Shade Tree Auto Team
Clint Dudley, Owner
Clint holds a 2-year degree in Automotive Technology and is an ASE certified Master Mechanic with specialty certifications in Advanced Engine Performance, Under-car, and Service Advisement.
Dustin Klein, Store Manager
Dustin started with our company eight years ago as a service advisor at our first Grimes location.
Dan Hetzel, Service Advisor
Dan worked for us as a Master Technician before transitioning into an advisor role. His past experience includes advising for dealerships and independent repair shops.
Pam Woodard, Service Advisor
Pam started with Shade Tree Auto just before we moved to our new location. She previously worked as an advisor at a local dealership.
Zech Carlson, Master Technician
Zech has extensive dealership experience with Asian vehicles as well as multiple car lines.
Paul Kennedy, Master Technician
Paul is an experienced technician from the independent repair shop market.
Zach Bertness, Master Technician
Dan Kline, Technician
Dan was hired while finishing his degree at DMACC and has been with the company for three years now.
Paul Newbern, Technician
Paul has over 30 years of experience.
Learn About our History
Shade Tree Auto has been through a lot of growth to get to where it’s at today. Learn more about how it all began!
Certificates & Awards