Has been an ASE-Certified Technician (Automotive Service Excellent), since 1995.
Holds a degree in Electronic Engineering Technology (EETAS)
She has repaired tens of thousands of vehicles ever since.
Fourth generation automotive technician: Her great-grandfather Leonard Smith, grandfather, Ralph Smith and father Jerry Oakes were all automotive technicians. Pam's dad has more than 45years as a tech; worked with Pam from 1996 to 2004.
She started Pam's Motor City Automotive in 1995. Pam was the sole employee - which grew into what it is today a 12-bay shop with 10 employees.
Pam's Motor City Automotive has won numerous awards throughout the years - local, regional, and national.
Estero Island Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), second regent2009-2011
Author of "Car Care for the Clueless: Or How You Can 'Make Money' While Maintaining Your Vehicle", 2011; "Car Care for the Clueless: Successful Used Car Buying 101", 2012
Radio host of "Car Care for the Clueless" on webtalkradio.net and WGRN radio
Co-producer of CAR-ER show, 2011-2012
Hosts a semi-monthly car care clinic for women, since 1996
Former Newspaper reporter and editor
For more information visit http://carcarefortheclueless.com