Meet the Team

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No pushy hard-sell

We don't have quotas and we don't work on commission. We depend on satisfied customers.

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Brandon Anderson I 13 Years Automotive Experience

General Manager

Brandon was formally trained at De Anza College automotive technology program and began his career at a Mercedes Benz dealership. Over the next 10 years he worked as a technician on a wide variety of luxury and exotic vehicles and became a master level technician until eventually transitioning into management in 2014. Brandon is passionate about the industry and can be found spending his free time reading new technical service bulletins. He is also a big fan of taking road trips and can be found driving his VW diesel around the country when he’s not running Stress-Free Auto Care Milpitas.

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Rhett Whitehill I 10 Years Automotive Experience

Service manager

Rhett's 10 years of automotive experience have a common, central theme: Customer Service Excellence. With prior experience as a Shop Owner, Service Manager, and Service Advisor, Rhett has mastered the necessary skills in automotive service advising and service management in order to provide customers with the five star experience they deserve for all makes and models. Rhett's favorite car is the 2001 Mercedes Benz S55 AMG. Outside of Auto Care Specialists, Rhett is a proud Founder of Emerald Hills Railway, which operates a 50's era 12-gauge Carnival Style steam train.

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Luis Castro I 4 Years Automotive Experience


Luis is a Universal Technical Institute Automotive Technology graduate and began his career repairing vehicles in 2015. Luis enjoys attending professional training and skills update courses to continue learning about modern vehicles and how to care for them. He is currently enrolled in the De Anza College Automotive Technology training program for smog technicians and hopes to continue learning new skills once he has completed this program. In his free time, he enjoys high performance vehicles and driving on the racetrack!

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Michael Peters I 5 Years Automotive Experience


Michael joined our team in 2018. As a De Anza College auto technology graduate certified in engine performance, he enjoys seeing how car systems work together and fixing faults that arise. Mike holds four separate ASE certifications and has worked in auto repair facilities for four years on all makes and models. Mike is serious about his work but also laid back. When he is not working on cars, he enjoys going up to Tahoe and shooting pool.


Interested in joining our team?