Churchill Auto Care is owned by Dave Caurvina and his daughter Laurel Caurvina. The business was purchased by this dynamic duo in September of 2014 and aims to provide an excellent automotive repair/maintenance experience to everyone in the Frederick, MD area. Dave has many years of experience as an ASE Certified Master Technician and has been a Maryland State Inspector for over 30 years. He is certified as a Honda and Ford Master Mechanic. Previous to owning Churchill Auto Care, Dave spent his career working for dealerships. He realized he wanted to take care of his customers in a more positive way, by building trust and providing compassion and understanding to each person’s needs. Safety of your vehicle and integrity to provide honest reports of your vehicle matter to everyone at Churchill Auto Care.
The employees at Churchill Auto Care are continuously trained to provide an excellent experience and make sure the vehicle is repaired correctly the first time. We provide the best warranty in Frederick, MD – a 36 Month/36,000 Mile Nationwide Warranty through the Technet Program, which also provides our customers with a Roadside Assistance Reimbursement, at no cost! We are always open to questions, so if you need any thing, please don’t hesitate to call or text 301-620-7620!
Dave and Laurel (owners.) Family-owned and operated!
Dave (also known as “Laurel’s Dad,”) is the owner with 35+ years of experience in the automotive maintenance and repair industry. He is a Maryland State Inspector, is ASE Master Certified, and Master Certified in Ford, Honda, and Volkswagen. His hobbies include playing poker, hanging out with family (especially his granddaughter,) telling dad jokes, watching sports, and fishing.
Laurel is the Executive Manager with over 10 years of customer service experience. Along with her accounting degree, Laurel is a Certified Service Advisor Manager and Marketing Manager through the Automotive Training Institute. She enjoys learning, community service, playing guitar, attending concerts, visiting historic places, and bringing Ollie (her pup) with her everywhere.
Customer Service Manager
Kenny is our Customer Service Manager with 20+ years of customer service experience in the automotive industry. We were super excited to add him to our team in Aug 2022! He is a Certified Service Advisor through Automotive Training Institute, is a Maryland State Vehicle Inspector, and has multiple ASE Certifications. Kenny enjoys spending time with his family, is a morning person, and is in a pool league.
Brian joined our team in May 2022, but we’ve known him for 10 years as a vendor! He has 15 years of experience in the automotive industry and is training for service advising through Automotive Training Institute. He has an incredible phone voice, so we weren’t surprised to learn that he also does voice acting! Brian enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter, and playing in a pool league.
Office Manager | Service Advisor Assistant
Brandy and Laurel met through BNI and immediately became friends. She has extensive experience as an office manager and is the most organized person we have ever met! Brandy joined our team in May 2022 and is training to become a service advisor through the Automotive Training Institute. Outside of work, Brandy enjoys spending time with her husband, attending concerts, and is absolutely obsessed with squirrels.
Dave’s experience with vehicles is versatile, but his favorite vehicles to learn about are domestic and Japanese vehicles. He is certified through ASE and Automotive Training Instute, and is a Maryland State Vehicle Inspector. Dave has 15 years of experience and has been with our team since May 2018. He enjoys snowboarding, reptiles, and spending time with his girlfriend, friends, and family.
Mikey graduated from CTC in Frederick as an automotive technician and is our tire and lube technician. He is currently in college studying engineering, and now works with us in the summers. His parents have been long-time customers of ours, and once he decided to study automotive repair, we were very excited to bring him onboard! He has multiple ASE certifications, and learns more and more every day. In his spare time, Mikey enjoys spending time with friends and family, and trying new things.
Matt is our Chrysler/Dodge/Jeep guru and is actively training to become a Maryland State Vehicle Inspector. He has 14 years of experience in the automotive industry; with active training through ASE and Automotive Training Institute. Matt enjoys spending time with his wife and adorable son, and loves to travel. He has hiked the Adirondack Mountains!
Andrew is our European technician and loves a challenge. He is training through ASE, Automotive Training Institute, and wants to become a Maryland State Vehicle Inspector. Although he is young, Andrew has extensive mechanical knowledge and has been working on cars his whole life. Andrew enjoys spending time with friends and is soaking up that Downtown Frederick life. Fun Fact: His thumbs are double-jointed, and he can fold his thumb behind his hand!
Ezequiel is our full-time tire and lube technician and started with us in Oct 2022. He is at the beginning of his automotive career and we are excited to train him through ASE and Automotive Training Institute!
Ollie is the customer greeter. He was adopted by Laurel in 2017 and comes with her to work every day. He is a Certified Good Boy and is trained to shake hands, sit, lay, stay, speak, and is actively training to roll over. He enjoys spending time with his human, eating, sleeping, barking at nothing, and taking trash out of the can to spread around Laurel’s office.