A few words about us
The Master Technicians, Inc. was founded in 1993 by Jimmy and Roni Mullenix. After working for a corporate owned Toyota dealership for many years, Jimmy decided it was time to step out on his own and start a dealership alternative with superior customer service, affordability, and quality or work.
Over the 20 years we have been operating, our customer based has consistently grown. We realize that if we do whats right and provide the best service possible, customers will tell their friends, and our reputation proves this. As the automotive technologies have advanced over the years, so too have our services. As new technologies come out, our staff are being trained on them.
Our highly trained and experienced staff has over 100 years of combined automotive repair and maintenance experience. Our hardworking team has been voted Best of the Best by readers of the Auburn journal many years in a row. Our shop Foreman, Terry Allwein, was voted Best Of The Best Automotive Technician and ASE Certified Master Technician Scott Chiaratti was also voted Best Of The Best Automotive Technician. In 2013 Stacy L. Graham, Managing Partner, was awarded Business Woman Of The Year by the Auburn Journal.
All of our repairs come with a 24 month or 24,000 mile warranty. We use genuine factory parts, and we’re the cleanest shop in Placer County. We are your “Preventive Maintenance Experts” for your Toyota, Honda, Lexus and Acura vehicles.
Meet Our Team
Stacy L. Graham has been working at The Master Technicians, Inc. since 1996. Stacy is ASE Certified, completed her Automotive Management Institute training, proud member and Past President of Auburn Daybreak Rotary, Rotary International District 5190 Leadership and in 2005 had the honor to receive the volunteer of the year for Northern California from the American Cancer Society. She also won Auburn Journal’s 2013 Business Woman of the Year! You will often see Stacy out and about in the community helping others with a smile on her face. Come by and say “Hello” to our Service Manager/Managing Partner Stacy. She is buying the business and in May 2017, will be the sole owner. A decision that she is very pleased with because of the amazing customers we have.
Terry Allwein is a Master ASE Technician and our wonderful shop Foreman. Specializing in eletrical diagnosis and repairs, Terry has a wide variety of talents. Working as a technician for over 40 years, Terry is our go to person for any questions we or you may have. In his free time, he enjoys recording music and plays in a Rocklin based band. Terry Allwein, ASE Certified Master Technician and our shop foreman, has won the Auburn Journals Best of The Best auto technician 2 times.
Locally raise Scott Chiaratti has been a technician since he graduated high school. Working at Toyota dealerships, The Master Technicians, Inc. was lucky enough to get him to join our team. He brings a lot to the team and always helps others. Scott enjoys spending his down time with his two kids, one grandchild, and girlfriend.
Michael brings many talents and has a bright future in the automotive repair business. We are excited to share his talents with you. Michael enjoys 4×4′ing and spending time with his family in his free time.
Jeff joined us from Monterey with over 16 years working at dealerships. Jeff brings a unique mix to being a Service Advisor, he is also an ASE Certified Technician, which helps him better explain the benefits of preventive maintenance on your vehicles. Jeff and his wife, Kim, loved the Auburn community so much they had their daughter and granddaughter join them.
Tonya joined our team August 2015 and has been a star every since. Tonya is an ASE Certified Service Consultant and an ASE Certified Parts Specialist. Tonya has been working in the industry for over 15 years and has taught herself most of what she knows. She has earned respect in the Auburn community for being one of the best Service Advisors known. When Tonya isn’t working, she spends time with her husband working around their house. Tonya is soon to be a grandmother with her only son welcoming his first child in August.
Dianne Bingen is often the one you will see driving our 1989 Toyota Camry around with customers. Dianne abilities to support the office staff and accounting staff have become an asset everyday. When not working, Dianne enjoys being with her four kids and in 2012, Dianne welcome her first boy grandchild.