Advisory Council Members
  • Rob Adams, Excalibur Auto Body
  • Jim Campbell, South of the Square Auto Repair
  • Rick DeRenzo, Nextant Aerospace
  • Erin Detchon, PPG Industries, Inc.
  • Buddy Dunfee, Presta Products
  • Sarah Eisenmann, Gerber Collision & Glass
  • Basil Guild, D&S Color Supply
  • Owen Hamrick, Ohio Technical College
  • Shelby Haney, D&S Color Supply
  • Ken Hernecek, Serpentini Collision
  • Anthony Mangapit, Airgas Great Lakes
  • Tom Mannion, Airgas Great Lakes
  • J.R. Noe, Nagy’s Collision Center
  • Jim Pease, Montrose Collision
  • Denise Rouster, LKQ Tripplett Inc.
  • Bob Schade, Gerber Collision & Glass
  • Joe Schade, Gerber Collision & Glass
  • Robert Smith, PPG Industries, Inc.
  • Jasmine Snook, Ohio Technical College
  • John Snook, EMT Custom and Collision
  • John Snyder, PPG Refinish Application Lab
  • Efrain Soto, Cuyahoga Valley Career Center
  • Paul Struhar, Centerline-Carstar
  • Paul Struhar, Jr., Centerline-Carstar
  • Bob Winters, South of the Square
  • Nick Lupiccolo, Nagy’s Collision Center
  • Travis Lachendro, Nagy’s Collision Center
  • Mike Wyland, Nextant Aerospace

College Credit – Students have the opportunity to earn college credits in this program

 

Adam Rick, Instructor

ARick@mcjvs.edu

Extension:  237

Began at MCCC:  2010

Education
  • Elyria Catholic High School, Ohio
  • Kent State University:  Career-Technical Education
Industry Experience
  • 30 years of industry experience
  • 16 years collision repair technician, painter, installer
  • 14 years service manager, estimator, product designer
Certifications
  • ASE Master Collision Repair Technician
  • PPG – Evirobase HP
  • PPG – Gold Level
  • Chief EZ-Liner – Computerized Measuring
  • ASC – Master Sunroof
  • Webasto – Glassback Roof
  • E&G Classics – Simulated Convertible
  • Inalfa – EVO Sunroof
  • Cars and Concepts – T-Top
  • Ohio Department of Education:  Teaching License
Interests/Hobbies Family, friends, triathlons, and of course cars.  Anything with wheels that you can build, ride, show, or race.   They all need great paint!