Ben Thompson

Production/Assistant Manager

Ben has been with Dave’s since 2006, progressing from Parts Manager to Estimator to Production Manger. Ben understands the quality and satisfaction we strive for here at Dave’s. His experience in parts and estimating is a great asset to Dave’s and helps to expedite your repair in a timely manner. In his spare time he likes hiking and fishing.

Karen Ware

Owner of Dave’s Body Shop/Accounting

Karen has been with Dave’s since 1999. She runs Dave’s great HR Department, payroll, accounts payable, and advertising. She assists production, parts, and the general manager. Her computer technician experience keeps Dave’s always running smoothly. With the many changes in technology in the automotive industry, she helps Dave’s be the high quality shop that it is today.

In Memory Of Stan Ware

August 16, 1960 – August 23, 2016

Stan began in the automotive industry in 1978, he began working at Dave’s in 1983 as a body/structural technician and was promoted to general manager shortly after. His desire for high quality repairs and customer service was always his main focus. He then had the opportunity to buy the business in 2011. Stan passed away August 23, 2016 from a battle with cancer, but his memory continues to provide the spirit for his family to provide a quality working environment and is a vital key to the overall success of Dave’s Body Shop. Stan’s son Alex Ware and his wife Karen continue to run and provide a great experience should you find yourself needing high quality auto body repair.