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James D. Halderman, Jim Linder

JIM HALDERMAN brings a world of experience, knowledge, and talent to his work. His automotive service experience includes working as a flat-rate technician, a business owner, and a professor of automotive technology at a leading U.S. Community college for more than 20 years. He has a Bachelor of Science Degree from Ohio Northern University and a Masters Degree in Education from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. Jim also holds a U.S. Patent for an electronic transmission control device.JIM LINDER has spent most of his life in automotive service. His earliest start was as a gas station attendant. He has also worked in the automotive industry as a mechanic for seven years; as an automotive instructor at Lincoln Tech for eight years; and as a training manager, training developer, and district sales manager for Allen Test Products for eight years.