Meet

Our Team

Our Crew

The team at Parr Auto Body is made of up a unique group of super cool, passionate, people who don’t hesitate to go above and beyond to make bringing your vehicle into our shop, a positive and enjoyable experience. But guess what? This team of people also goes above and beyond to make Parr a wonderful place to come to work every day.

So, here’s an opportunity to get to know more about the people behind these smiling faces…and you will see why we love what we do!

Chelsea Stebner

Owner

Chelsea is an owner and leads her team and the business development of Parr Auto Body.  She is very proud of her passionate, committed team, and loves that they are always looking for opportunities to learn and grow. Her team says she’s always there to help out when needed and always has a big smile on her face! To kick back, Chelsea will be found up north pulling in the walleye.  Oh and by the way, she’s also got a mad obsession with really nice shoes!

Don Pogoda

Owner

Don is an owner at Parr Auto Body and wants clients to know one very important thing; that the people at Parr sincerely give a damn. And yep, that’s pretty much a direct reflection of Don himself as he is a very funny and caring man who truly enjoys coming to work each morning. Don is also a licensed canine behaviorist and is training for a 1600 km bicycle trip!

Brayden Neufeld

Owner/Collision Repair Technician

Being an owner of the business as well as a repair technician, combines Brayden’s skills as a leader together with his love of cars. Team members praise Brayden’s exceptional leadership abilities. He lives by the motto that ‘It’s not work when you love what you do’, and likes that he learns something new every day. His work family may be surprised to hear that Brayden is scared – no, terrified of mice!

David Sather

Owner/Refinish Technician

David works as a refinish technician in the shop and is also a proud owner of Parr Auto Body. He is committed to doing flawless, excellent work and loves the family of awesome people he gets to spend his days with. The team at Parr value David’s quiet wisdom and appreciate that he takes the time ask how you’re doing and genuinely cares about the answer. David likes woodworking when he’s not busy working on cars.

Shane Desrosiers

Owner/Collision Repair Technician

Shane is an owner and repair technician at Parr Auto Body. He wants clients to know that work done at Parr is work done right. He enjoys watching his co- workers learn and grow and improve. Other collision repair shops look to Shane for training through our industry wide I-CAR continuous learning program. Shane’s favourite blanket is a handmade afghan…just in case you were wondering.

Samantha Henderson

Office Coordinator

Samantha is our “go to” person at Parr Auto Body with computers, customers, and every day challenges, which means she’s a hot commodity. She is very proud of the program that Parr has been building to further their commitment to safety. Samantha’s favourite part of Parr is the people who she works with. The team says her friendly personality and cool vibe make her an awesome member of the Parr family. Samantha enjoys yoga and bananas, but not necessarily at the same time.

Janine Rempel

Parts

Janine manages parts and paperwork at Parr and multi tasks like a pro. She truly enjoys the family atmosphere of her job and is proud of the attention to detail the Parr team gives to every job, project, and process they work on. Fellow team members can count on a smile from Janine and know her to be a loving mom. Don’t tell anyone, but Janine’s deep dark secret is that she’s scared of the wind!

James Neufeld

Collision Repair Technician

James is a skilled repair technician at Parr, respected by his coworkers as a great teacher and a super nice guy. His favourite part of his job is that everyone works together and that the work at Parr is done with pride. James is skilled at fly fishing and fly tying and his little-known skill is that he can prune apple trees and graft trees.

Htoo Hta

ApprenticeTechnician

Htoo is an autobody technician at Parr who loves to work on cars. His favourite part of his job is that the people are nice and it’s a fun place to work. Htoo’s fellow coworkers say he always has a smile on his face and he loves to keep things light and fun at work. Htoo won gold at Saskatchewan Skills in 2017, the competition recognizing trades, and represented at Canada Skills as well.

Kyle Dolan

Collision Repair Technician

Kyle is a collision repair technician at Parr who believes in treating every vehicle like it’s his own. He loves the people at Parr and they love him, as coworkers describe him as a caring, loving friend, husband, and father. Kyle stays active playing beach volleyball and hockey. Over the course of his life, Kyle has had over 80 stitches from various sports accidents, so he’s now sticking to his newfound love of Pilates to keep fit!

Ryan Koroll

Collision Repair Technician

Ryan is doing what he’s always wanted to do by working at Parr as a collision repair technician. His favourite part of his job is the people. Ryan’s coworkers think he’s pretty awesome in general and love the fact he brings laughter to Parr every single day. Part of his awesomeness? His love of ABBA.

Paul Carrobourg

Refinisher

Paul is a refinisher at Parr, who takes pride in his craftsmanship, and treats every job as if it were his own. Hands down, the people at Parr are Paul’s favourite part of the job. He is known for his incredible personality and big smile which always helps to brighten someone’s day. To this day, Paul still walks on his tip toes at the pool, because, pools…ugh!

Gary Kotzer

Collision Repair Technician

Gary enjoys his job at Parr as a collision repair technician, but he particularly enjoys annoying his coworker Shane. He believes that a job well done takes a lot of time and patience. Interestingly enough, even though Gary can be pretty shy, he does enjoy romantic walks to Little Caesars Pizza from Whiskey Jacks.

Francis

Apprentice Technician

Francis works in assembly at Parr and loves that everyone he works with is so helpful. He is proud to say that everyone at Parr puts blood and sweat into each job, doing the best they can. Francis’ little known talent is that he is a pretty good artist.

Klo Htoo

Prepper

Klo is Parr’s prepper, and he is known to be solid and steady, a person the team can rely on. Klo is Burmese and lived in a Thailand refugee camp and he continues to preserve his ethnic culture through his involvement in the Karen Community in Saskatoon. One thing that his coworkers all agree on is that there is way more than what meets the eyes with Klo.

Nicole Sheetka

Apprentice Technician

Nicole loves the family environment at Parr and believes that the core values of honesty, integrity, safety, and craftsmanship really shine through the whole shop. Coworkers think Nicole is pretty amazing and a very hardworking member of the team. Outside of work, Nicole races cars with Sheetka Sisters Racing. Come check her out on the track!

Chris Duret

Detailer

Chris is part of the detailing team at Parr and is a super hard worker; when he’s done his work, he’s always asking if anybody could use help. His favourite part of working at Parr is the people. Chris is a hardcore Subaru enthusiast.