Our People

Bob Richey

Owner

Proud owner of Richey Goodyear, Bob has 8 ASE certifications in addition to licenses in state inspections, emissions inspection and emission waivers. Previously, Bob had a very successful career as a technician, manager and district manager at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company. Bob’s dream of running his own business came true over 25 years ago after opening the doors of Richey Goodyear. Bob works tirelessly to ensure customers have the highest quality auto repair and tires with the best customer service in Pittsburg, PA. He is the proud father to two sons and grandfather to 1 grandson and currently resides in Laurel Gardens.

Joe Berrick

Service Manager

Joe became a part of the Richey Goodyear team in 1994. He previously worked for Goodyear for 18 years as a technician, service manager, and store manager. Joe has 9 ASE certifications and is a Master ASE Technician. Joe is married and has 1 son. He currently resides in Gibsonia, PA

Lenny Checque

Sales Manager

Working as Richey Goodyear’s sales manager, staff and customers often refer to Lenny as “Mr. Tire" because he knows more about tires than anyone! An expert on tires and auto repair, Lenny has worked for Richey Goodyear for over 22 years. Before coming to us Lenny was a retail sales manager and store manager for over 15 years. Lenny is also certified through Goodyear’s ongoing training program for current knowledge on tires and tire services. Lenny is married, with one son and daughter. He's also the first around to be a grandfather to two boys.

Ken Gibson

Automotive Technician

Ken is an automotive technician with ASE certification, and is state and PA emissions certified with PA state emission repair certifications. Specializing in emissions waivers, Ken is an expert in engine diagnostics and auto repair. Ken has worked with Richey Goodyear for 25 years. Kenny is married with two sons and a daughter, they live in Ross.

Mark Lawry

Automotive Technician

Mark brings over 40 years of experience in tires and auto repair with him to the Richey Goodyear team. He is an ASE certified technician and state and PA emissions certified as well. We couldn't do without him, as he is a valuable part of our staff and a mentor to our young guys. Mark lives here in Bellevue, PA and is married with two daughters.

Brian Hammer

Automotive Technician

Brian is our under car specialist. Holding a PA emissions license, he has worked with Richey Goodyear’s team since he was 16 years old. With over 11 years of experience, Brian is an expert in tire and auto repair services. Brian is from Hampton Township.

Paul Holland

Technician

Paul is our newest technician. He's not new to his trade as he has over 20 years experience. Paul is a Pa certified state and emissions inspector who is also ASE certified.
Paul is married 22 years to Janice, they have one son Mike. They live nearby in Avalon. Mike just graduated from Slippery Rock and is continuing his education at Duquesne University. He's working towards a masters in music. He plays in a local jazz band.