Who We Are
Andrew is the Owner and Mechanic of Marinelli Auto Service. After completing a degree in music, with the hope of learning skills that would be helpful to his community, he went back to school and studied in the Technician Automotive Career Training program at Seminole State College.
Andrew has since worked in a variety of auto shops; his work history includes local independent garage and corporate dealer experience. He brings this variety of knowledge to his own shop seeking to build trust through quality-focused, professional automotive service, honesty in communication, fairness in practice, and kindness in action.
The Mechanic’s Wife
Andrew’s wife, Bethany, is the Community Engagement Director. With a degree in Physical Education and English, Bethany worked in youth ministry for several years. She eventually found her way into a non-profit communications role and lent her support to Andrew as he launched Marinelli Auto Service in 2015.
In 2016 Bethany left her job to work alongside Andrew full-time. When their son was born in 2017, she scaled back her responsibilities so she could be home with him. Now she focuses on marketing and building relationships with the local community. She manages the shop website and writes the shop blog, From the Mechanic’s Wife, where you can find basic explanations on a variety of topics about the complex world of automotive mechanics.