From Apprentice To – Director Of Operations
Anthony began working with Rescue Auto as an apprentice in the family business then expanded to the Director of Operations once he mastered his skills as a Certified Master Technician. Through his dedication over the years, he has achieved specializations in transmission repair, diagnostics, performance, electrical, differential, special modifications, high-performance engines, front end suspension, brakes, five-gas diagnostics, computer reprogramming, manual transmission rebuilding, and carburetors, among others. He is currently certified as an ASE Master Automobile Technician through the National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence and continues his education through ASE to stay abreast with current mechanical and technological developments.
He enjoys a good challenge and is the go-to consultant for many reputable shops in the Phoenix area when extremely difficult diagnostics are needed. Anthony takes pride in all that he does. For him, the automotive industry is not merely a job, but a lifelong passion that he shares alongside his uncle, Fernando Rivera who founded the company with the same passion.
Anthony enjoys his family first and shares his passion for the outdoors such as fishing and camping with his wife and kids. When he is not working under a vehicle, Anthony is a self-proclaimed master barbecue master and prepares some amazing meals for his family.