The team at Oceanside Auto is highly experienced, full of passion, and always looking to go the extra mile for their customers. We strive to better ourselves, our customers, and our communities. Each day we continue to serve those around us with the ultimate mindset of customer satisfaction. Learn more about our talented and dedicated staff below.
Dan began his Career at Oceanside Auto in 2010. He is now the Service Manager. Dan oversees all areas of the day to day operations.
When Dan is not at work he enjoys spending time with his family.
Feel free to contact me any time at firstname.lastname@example.org
Sam started at Oceanside Auto in August 2012. He is the Emissions Test Center Manager and Parts Manager
When Sam is not at work, he enjoys playing baseball, football, and going fishing.
You can reach Sam anytime at email@example.com
Rena began her Career at Oceanside in 2022. Rena is a firm believer in treating people the way they want to be treated because life is too short and we all need to live life to the fullest. Rena is truly an asset to our team.
When not at Oceanside, Rena enjoys spending time with her family and giving her son the best life ever.
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ASE Certified Master Technician / Shop Foreman
I started with Oceanside Auto in 2012. I am the Shop Foreman, I truly enjoy diagnosing a problem and getting it fixed quickly. I believe that having a good work ethic is truly important and I value honesty and integrity. Working in such a great environment is truly a pleasure.
In my free time you can find me working on my house or in my garage. I try to spend as much time with my family as possible.
Alexis began her Career at Oceanside in 2023. With her attention to detail and organizational skills she is able to perform at the highest possible quality. When you walk into Oceanside more than likely the first smiling face you will see is Alexis's. She is always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need, and always growing and learning from those around her. While not at Oceanside Alexis enjoys spending time with her 3 boys, reading a good book, & making memories with her family.
Holly started with us at Oceanside in 2020. Whether you come in for an appointment, or just to say hi, Holly is always there to greet you! She is sweet, adorable, and loves bossing us around. When not with us, Holly enjoys spending her days with her owner and is always up for a good treat! So if you stop by, be sure she will let you know, she is waiting for one!
Jeremy started his career with Oceanside in 2022. Jeremy loves staying busy all the time and learning from others. He works very closely with our Shop Foreman, Josh making sure that every vehicle that comes in, is fixed up to the highest standard the first time. When Jeremy is not at work, he enjoys spending time with his family and playing soccer.
Riley began his career at Oceanside in 2022. Riley is very confident is his position. He is very meticulous and enjoys problem solving. He enjoys utilizing his skills and working on specifically, European vehicles. When not at Oceanside, Riley enjoys working on all his own project cars and spending time with his girlfriend.
Entry Level Automotive Technician
Kaleb is the newest member of our Oceanside team, joining us in June of 2022. Klaeb is a proud recent graduate of Vinal Technical High School. He is quickly becoming a valued member of our staff through his helpful attitude and eagerness to learn.
During his free time he enjoys building pit bikes and working on cars.
If you come in for an Emissions test on a Saturday
When not at Oceanside LJ lends a helping hand to his dad in his construction business. In his time off, LJ enjoys spending time with his family, hunting unique treasures as well as spending time on his boat and going fishing.
Certified Emissions inspector
Murray started with Oceanside in 2021. He is our Certified Emissions Inspector for the State of Connecticut. Murray is with us Monday through Friday to accommodate all of our customers Emissions. When Murray is not at Oceanside, he is spending time with his retriever, Kona.
ASE Certified Technician
I Started my Career at Oceanside in 2010. I do my best to make sure the job is done right the first time. Working on all different makes and models brings me excitement each day.
My son and wife are the most important part of my life outside of work. I truly enjoy spending quality time with them.
Max joined the Oceanside team in 2020. Max enjoys the challenge of a fast paced shop with many makes and models to work on. He ensures each customer's vehicle is treated with the care and respect it deserves through inspection, testing, and problem solving. Max believes that honesty and integrity are very valuable in the workplace.
In his free time Max likes to work on cars and bikes, play the drums and enjoys making updates to his home.
Sales Manager Joe began his career with Oceanside in 2017. He is our Sales Manager. Joe's favorite thing within his position is meeting new people. People are very interesting to him and he enjoys hearing everyone's stories. Joe takes the up most pride in his job by helping others find what they need and want in a vehicle and making it all happen! On his off time, when not at Oceanside, Joe enjoys going to the gym and training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.
To reach Joe directly,
call (203) 464-3325
Harry Patchell Jr.
Harry started with us at Oceanside in 2022. If you need a ride home while your car is being serviced with us, Harry is your guy! Harry genuinely enjoys talking and connecting with all our customers. Harry loves staying busy. He takes care of everything and everyone around him and takes pride in his title. When not at Oceanside, he is spending his days with his wife and grand daughter.