Our Team

The backbone of our operation.

The most important asset of our business is our employees and their ability to satisfy our customers’ automotive service and repair needs. We work hard to provide an enjoyable working atmosphere and pay our Technicians fair wages. We want their number one focus to be on repairing our customers’ vehicles- taking the time that is necessary to do the job right, the first time.

In addition, our knowledgeable and friendly service advisors are always ready and quick to help our customers. It is a team effort, and we appreciate the contribution made by each member of our staff.


Rachael Tveten
Accredited Automotive Manager (AAM), Automotive Management Institute (2009)
Vice-President, Office Manager, Bookkeeper

Rachael is Scott’s wife and manages the day to day business here at Tveten’s. Rachael is certified through Dale Carnegie, R.L. O’Connor & Associates, and Edge Learning Institute. She has served as Secretary and Treasurer for the Automotive Service Association (ASA) Pierce County and served the Ascettes/Scholarship Committee on the ASA state level as Secretary, Treasurer and President. She takes pride in her two children and five grandchildren; spending time with them is a priority. Rachael is an avid fisherwoman and enjoys hand crafting greeting cards and scrapbooks.


Facility Manager, Service Advisor

Ray is our Facility Manager as well as Service Advisor. He is a longtime team member who has been trained by the Automotive Training and Management Institutes, R.L. O’Connor & Associates, and Dale Carnegie. Ray’s love in life is spending time with his wife and large troop of children and grandchildren. He enjoys spending time outdoors, and is THE 12th Man for the Seahawks.


Service Advisor

Sheryl is our Service Advisor and loves earning your trust! Her speciality is customer relationships – maintain their vehicles and find good financial options for …. She has a background in manufacturing and has completed R.L. O’Connor & Associates training. Sheryl loves spending time with her family and especially being a grandma. She also has a passion for Zumba, scrap booking, and most of all, fishing.



ASE Certified Master Technician

Paul first began working for Tveten’s in 1995. We consider him to be one of the best diagnosticians in Pierce County. His attention to detail and problem solving are his strong points. His favorite pastime is working on his racing car.



Customer Service Specialist

David started with us in 2011 and is the newest member of our team. He is a hardworking and caring young technician.  David loves cars and has a natural talent and connection with automobiles. He’s so dedicated, he bought a tool box, refinished and customized it! David is musically talented and is very active in his church.  While he’s our youngest team members, he has an Old School work ethic as an energetic friendly technician.