Transmission Shop President/Owner
Bob Lowry has owned and operated the Brownie's Independent Transmission Shops since July, 1981. Bob, who is a graduate mechanical engineer and has an MBA, takes pride in his customer driven organization. "Quality service at a fair price" and "treat people the way you want to be treated" is his philosophy. He is extremely knowledgeable in all aspects of the industry. Bob's managers and technicians are always receiving updated training and have the necessary tools/equipment, manuals, and computer software to determine exactly what the problem is and how to repair it in the most economical way. Bob believes in Dayton, Ohio! He and his family work with many local organizations and charities trying to bring more jobs into the greater Dayton area.
Transmission Shop General Manager
Jeff Carter, General Manager, has worked with Brownie's Independent Transmission Shops for over 24 years. Jeff, who has taken numerous Business Management courses at Sinclair Community College, is a "master technician" in all aspects of the transmission industry. With over 31 years experience, Jeff has worked his way up from installer to a builder to a manager to become the General Manager. He can diagnose and rebuild any transmission built by any vehicle manufacturer. Jeff attends seminars and takes classes from leading industry experts on a regular basis to assure that he is keeping up with the latest technology. Jeff, as well as our Shop Managers and transmission builders, are familiar with the mechanical aspects of your car and take the time to explain to you any repairs that are necessary before you authorize them. All of our builders as ASE certified technicians.