Auto Body Collision Technology - Faculty

Dale DeRung
Automotive Body Mechanics Instructor
(320) 308-5742

Office: 1-235
Dale DeRung, Automotive Body Mechanics Instructor Dale has been an instructor at SCTCC since 1990. Dale has worked in the Collision Repair Industry for over 40 years including owning and operating his own repair facility. He has many industry certifications including; ASE Master Certified Technician, PPG Master Certified Painter and I-CAR certified in multiple areas.

Fall 2017 Courses:
Collision Repair Lab II, Color Match and Blend, Damage Analysis and Measuring Systems, Plastic Repair, Refinishing Lab II, Repair Plan Process

Spring 2018 Courses:
Collision Repair Lab III, New Technologies, Structural Damage Repair, Supervised Internship, Workplace Perceptions and Expectations

Ryan Maas
Auto Body Collision & Repair Tech Instructor
(320) 308-5743

Ryan Maas, Auto Body Collision & Repair Tech Instructor Fall 2017 Courses:
Basic Air Conditioning, Collision Repair Industry, Collision Welding, Production Lab I, Sheet Metal Repair

Spring 2018 Courses:
Basic Refinish, Collision Repair Industry, Emerging Technology and Industry Preparation, Non Steel Substrate Repair, Production Lab II

Leanne Pearson
College Lab Assistant 1 - Auto Body
(320) 308-5047

Leanne Pearson, College Lab Assistant 1 - Auto Body Graduated from the Auto Body Collision Program in 2006. Worked and gained experience with several industry collision repair shops. Returned to school for a degree in Business Management in 2012. Both of Leannes degrees were from SCTCC.

Joshua Shaw
Adjunct/TPT Auto Body Instructor

Joshua Shaw, Adjunct/TPT Auto Body Instructor Joshua Shaw has over 20 years of experience in various automotive fields. Previously, he was an instructor and course designer for the US Army and has worked as a restoration technician. He holds an AAS degree in Collision Repair Technology from SCTCC.