This employee spotlight takes us to our Collision Center to chat with Lance Woodring. Lance has been with us for 3 years now and is one of our Body Shop Estimators. If you follow along
with our Halloween pictures Lance is also known as Mr. Mayhem. See the attached picture. Congrats on the 3 years here at VanDevere. We appreciate you.
VanDevere: Thank you for sitting down with us Lance. What is the best thing about your job?
Lance: I enjoy working with the hysterical Jim Holland.
VanDevere: it is a bonus to have great coworkers. What is the best thing about VanDevere?
Lance: I would have to be the feel of family here.
VanDevere: We hear that a lot. What 3 words would you use to describe VanDevere?
Lance: I think it is supportive, caring, and giving.
VanDevere: Good words! Let’s get off the topic of work. What do you like to do when not at work?
Lance: I enjoy doing home renovations, gardening and motocross.
VanDevere: Awesome. What inspires you?
Lance: Chris Braurer.
VanDevere: You would tell us if he made you say that wouldn’t you? It is good to have a boss the
inspires. Fill in the blank: I once met _______________.
Lance: I once met Tom Cousineau.
VanDevere: We had to google that but that is pretty cool. (He was an NFL player.) If you could pick one superpower, what would it be?
Lance: I would want to be the Invisible Man.
VanDevere: Nice. What is your favorite travel spot?
Lance: I like to be at home with a campfire and a beer hanging out with my new wife.
VanDevere: Sounds nice, and congrats. What is your favorite local place to eat?
Lance: Akron Family Restaurant
VanDevere: Ok last one is and easy and fun one What is your dream car?
Lance: I want a 1967 Hurst Olds 442!
VanDevere: Great choice, that is a righteous car. Thank you again on you 3 years on the team and for letting us peek into your life.