911 Hastings Street
Traverse City, MI 49686

ph: 231-933-0215

email: Jamie or Craig

Our Crew

Craig Olvey

My name is Craig Olvey and I’ve been in the automotive service industry for 21 years. I have a lovely wife and two wonderful young boys that keep me busy! I’m a total gearhead and love anything with an engine! In the summer I enjoy boating with my family. In the winter you can find me somewhere outside in the snow either skiing or snowmobiling. The thing I like most about the automotive service industry is having the opportunity to help people on a daily basis


Jamie Laferriere

Hi! I am Jamie Laferriere. I have been in the automotive business for 26 years and enjoy helping customers. In my spare time you will find me with my wife Jane and my three daughters. I enjoy playing hockey whenever I can or when my life lets me! In the summer I am at the ballpark singing the national anthem for the Traverse City Beach Bums and enjoying the sunshine.


Heather Smith

Hi, my name is Heather Smith. I have worked in the automotive industry for over 13 years. I enjoy working with customers and also love working with the team here at Dave’s Garage. My husband and I have two young spirited, beautiful boys that keep us on our toes! In our spare time we enjoy camping and playing outdoors.


Brad Smith

ASE Master Technician
Bosch Service Technician

Hello, I’m Brad Smith and I’ve been servicing vehicles for 15 years. I studied locally at the NMC Automotive Service Technology Program where I graduated at the top of my class. In the summer I enjoy boating with my wife and three children. I also enjoy hunting, fishing, and time outdoors. See you at Dave’s!


Dylan Helferich

Hi, my name is Dylan Helferich and I have been in the automotive industry for the last 8 years. I have been working, racing , and modifying anything with wheels since I was a kid and it is my true passion. I have a bachelors from Ferris State University and in my free time I compete in the Rally America national stage rally circuit in my open light class Subaru. Look forward to seeing you all at Dave’s!


Todd Bott

Hello, My name is Todd Bott.  I’ve been in the auto service industry for 8 years.  My wife and I have been married for 10 years and we have two beautiful girls.  I enjoy spending time with my family outdoors, 4-wheeling, and mud bogging.   I also enjoy hunting and fishing during my spare time.  Looking forward to meeting your automotive needs and seeing you at Dave’s.

Hours of Operation | Open: Mon - Fri, 8:00am - 5:30pm
Dave's Garage | Traverse City, Michigan
Proud to be the only Bosch certified service center in Northern Michigan!
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