Tuesday, 10 November 2020 09:04

CARSTAR Honors Veterans in its Network Across North America


...in Iraq as a medic during Operation Iraqi Freedom.

Brian Emmons, production manager, CARSTAR Russom’s Rutherford, Rutherford, TN


Emmons served in the U.S. Air Force for a year and a half in Anchorage, AK. In addition to his duties as production manager, he gives back to his local community by serving on the school board.
Chad Calder, estimator, CARSTAR Russom’s Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau, MO


Calder served in the U.S. Army for 13 years. He was deployed twice to Iraq and once to Afghanistan.
Luigi "Lou" Scola, owner, CARSTAR Scolas Collision Center, Chicago


Scola served in the U.S. Navy from 1981 to 1987 and was ranked as a petty officer 2nd class. He served aboard the USS Independence CV-62 attached to VF-32 F-14 Squadron out of home port Virginia Beach, VA, Carrier Group 6. He completed four cruises of nine months each and was awarded the Shellback, Cold War, Presidential Honorable Service and Honorable Discharge medals.
Dale DeGroot, owner, CARSTAR Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo, MI


DeGroot served in the U.S. Army Reserves from 1969 to 1975.
Amanda Baisden (Myers), office manager, CARSTAR ColorMagic Collision, Columbus, OH


Baisden served five years in the U.S. Army Reserve with the 1001st Quartermaster Company. She has been with CARSTAR ColorMagic Collision...