Brookhaven College

Don Jones’ career at Brookhaven College began in 1987, and he has taught in the college’s Ford, General Motors, Nissan and comprehensive automotive programs. Prior to receiving his bachelor’s degree from the University of North Texas, he worked as a service technician, service advisor and shop foreman. He teaches in Brookhaven’s dual-credit high school automotive program and serves as lead faculty for the automotive workgroup.


Education Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences, EDVT, University of North Texas, 1992 Automotive Technician Apprenticeship Program, DeAnza College, 1982

ASE Certifications

Master Automobile Technician

  • A1 Engine Repair
  • A2 Automatic Transmission
  • A3 Manual Transmission
  • A4 Suspension and Steering
  • A5 Brakes
  • A6 Electrical/Electronic Systems
  • A7 Heating and Air Conditioning
  • A8 Engine Performance
  • L1 Automobile Advanced Engine Performance Specialist
  • Refrigerant Recovery and Recycling Manufacturer


Ford Certified Technician

  • Engine Performance
  • Engine Repair
  • Electrical/Electronics
  • Manual Drivetrain and Axle
  • Automatic Transaxle/Transmission
  • Brakes
  • Steering and Suspension
  • HVAC
  • Diesel Engine Performance

Honors and Awards

  • National College Honor Scholarship Society, Alpha Chi, 1990
  • Professional Development Automotive Program Lead Faculty, Brookhaven College, 1999-2006