Ulmers Auto Care

MORE THAN 80 YEARS OF AUTO REPAIR EXCELLENCE IN CINCINNATI, ANDERSON & MILFORD, OH

auto repair excellence in cincinnati, anderson & milford, oh

In 1936, Bruce Ulmer Sr. started a simple two bay service station in Cincinnati. Over 80 years, four generations, and countless happy customers later, Ulmer’s Auto Care Center continues to provide exceptional auto repair and maintenance services in Cincinnati, Milford and Anderson, OH.

Our History

Our History In 1981, Greg Kauffeld, a full-time mechanic, purchased Ulmer’s from Bruce Ulmer Jr. In 1990, Greg expanded the automotive business to accommodate the growing number of happy customers. In 2002, Bryan Kauffeld, Greg’s son, joined the business as they prepared for yet another expansion. Expanding the Ulmer’s tradition to Milford, Bryan and Greg opened a five bay facility at Five Points. Ulmer’s Auto Care Center uses state-of-the-art technology, tools, and equipment to handle any and all auto repair service needs. Whether it’s a basic oil change, brake repair, timing belt replacement or more, we have an auto repair specialist who honors the long-lasting Ulmer’s Auto Care Center traditions, prepared to help you with your vehicle.

Our Auto Repair Shop

Our Auto Repair Shop Ulmer’s Auto Care Center is your one-stop auto service for regular maintenance or major auto repairs. We don’t want you to run all over town to different auto shops. Our ASE certified Cincinnati and Milford auto repair technicians work on all makes and models, both foreign and domestic. Our auto repair experts will take care of you no matter what kind of vehicle you drive. We can guarantee the finest quality care for your Mercedes, BMW, Audi, or other European import.

Who is Ulmer's Auto Care

Our Guarantee

At Ulmer’s Auto Care Center, we’re proud of our rich history and the opportunity to provide Milford, Anderson, and Cincinnati with top quality auto repair. To make sure you are as confident in our auto services as we are, our car repairs are backed by our industry-leading 3 year/36,000 mile warranty! We also have a state-of-the-art computer system, which allows us to keep detailed records of all automotive services and repairs performed on your vehicle. With this same system, we’ll make sure to remind you of the regular vehicle maintenance services your car needs to keep it running in top form.

Our Complete Customer Care

For your convenience, we offer an after hours vehicle drop-off option so you can drop your car off in a safe and secure facility if you can’t bring it in during normal business hours. We also offer a free vehicle pickup and delivery service for your car’s maintenance and repair needs. We understand that it’s not convenient to be left without your car for the day, and now you can have it serviced while you are at work. We also provide FREE loaner cars so you can continue with your daily routine without inconvenience. We invite you to give us a call, easily schedule your appointment online, or stop by today and let our friendly team help you get back on the road easily and safely.

Meet The Ulmer's Auto Team

Greg Kauffeld

Greg has owned Ulmer’s Auto Care since 1981 when he bought the business from his boss, Bruce Ulmer. Greg is an ASE Master Technician and the most seasoned veteran on our team. He enjoys spending time with his amazing wife, Lisa, and their three children; Bryan, Nicholas and Natalie, along with his four grandchildren; James, David, Reese, and Andrew. He is an instrument rated pilot and spends his free time flying around the country with his friends and family in his Beechcraft Bonanza. His favorite destination is to visit his longtime friends in Siesta Key, Florida. Along with flying, he enjoys woodworking and motorcycle riding.

Greg Kauffeld

Bryan Kauffeld, Owner of Ulmer's Auto Care

Bryan Kauffeld

Bryan joined his dad, Greg, in the business in May of 2002. Bryan graduated from St Xavier High School in Cincinnati in 1998 and from Purdue University with a degree in Management and Finance in 2002. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Katie, and son, James. He is an avid sports fan always cheering on his favorite teams, the Boilermakers, Bearcats, Bengals and Reds. Bryan takes a work hard, play hard approach and enjoys playing golf and traveling in his free time. His two favorite places to visit are St Simons Island, Georgia and Siesta Key, Florida.

Bryan Kauffeld, Owner of Ulmer's Auto Care

Bryan Kauffeld

Donia Swisher, Office Manager

Donia Swisher

Donia joined Ulmer’s Auto Care in March 2015 as the Office Manager for both locations. She keeps us organized and is meticulous about her work. Donia graduated from Farragut High School in Knoxville in 1991, and attended the University of Tennessee. She, along with husband John and daughter Alexis, can be seen at most UT home football games, and are known for their tailgating. Donia enjoys spending time with her family – especially watching sports, playing games and boating at Lake Cumberland in Kentucky.

Donia Swisher, Office Manager

Donia Swisher

Alex Cronin

Alex is our General Manager. After serving in the U.S. Army, Alex came to Ulmer’s Milford location in 2010. Honesty, enthusiasm and a desire to deliver top notch customer service are what makes Alex a world class ASE Certified Service Consultant. At home, Alex loves spending time with the three most important people in his life; Allie, his son, Liam and daughter, Layla.

Alex Cronin

Steve Braun, Service Consultant

Steve Braun

Steve joined our Anderson team as a Service Consultant. He graduated from Mount St. Joseph in 2001 with a degree in Communications. He proudly served as his Alumni Board President. Steve and his wife, Ali, share their home with their beloved Irish, a black lab-boxer mix. Steve and Ali enjoy attending Notre Dame football games, and cheering on the UK Wildcats basketball team. Steve is an avid golfer and snow skier.

Steve Braun, Service Consultant

Steve Braun

Dwain Lewis, Service Consultant

Dwain Lewis

Dwain joined our Milford team as a Service Consultant in 2016. He attended the University of Cincinnati before moving to Indiana. Dwain married Missy and they have two children, Austin and Brooklyn. Dwain and Missy share in being involved in all their kids’ activities from various sports to horseback riding. You can find Dwain on Sundays around Paul Brown Stadium tailgating and cheering on his favorite team, the Bengals.

Dwain Lewis, Service Consultant

Dwain Lewis

Wesley Adams

Wesley Adams

Wesley is the newest member of the Ulmer’s office team joining our Anderson location as a Service Consultant in 2016. Wesley enjoys outdoor activities, motorcycles and is an avid car enthusiast. Wesley’s love of cars makes him a perfect fit at Ulmer’s making sure your car keeps running in top form. Ashley and Wesley have two fur-baby Dachshunds, Sadie and Rosco.

Wesley Adams

Wesley Adams

Max Gundrum, ASE Certification

Max Gundrum

Max joined the Ulmer’s team in 2014 at our Anderson location as a lube tech after graduating from Anderson High School. Max has always had a passion for cars and loves working on cars, so a career in the automotive industry is fitting. Through hard work and dedication, Max earned his ASE Certification as a technician. He has worked his way into the office and is our Parts Manager and Shop Expeditor. He enjoys spending his spare time outdoors; mountain biking, fishing, and hunting.

Max Gundrum, ASE Certification

Max Gundrum

Tessie Neel, Service Beyond Compare

Tessie Neel

Tessie joined the Ulmer’s team in 2006 after retiring from Cincinnati Federal Savings and Loan on Salem Road in Anderson. Tessie is an instrumental part of the team following up with customers to make sure they are truly experienced our Service Beyond Compare.

Tessie Neel, Service Beyond Compare

Tessie Neel

Roger Gormel, shuttle driver

Roger Gormel

Roger joined our Anderson team as our shuttle driver in 2018 after several years of appreciating our services. Relocated from the Chesapeake Bay area; where his interests were sailing, flying, teaching canoeing, kayaking and outdoor survival skills, Roger now resides in Anderson Township with his wife and two adopted dogs, Carly & Brandy!

Roger Gormel, shuttle driver

Roger Gormel

Fred Berlund, ASE Master Technician

Fred Berlund

Fred is our longest tenured ASE Master Technician, currently working at our Anderson location. He started his career at Ulmer’s in 1990. Fred worked on F-14 Tomcat fighter jets while serving in the United States Navy, and is an Operation Desert Storm veteran. In his spare time, Fred enjoys spending time outdoors playing golf, horseshoes and cornhole. He also enjoys hiking at the local parks and nature centers with his family. On hot summer days, you can find Fred and family hanging out by the pool at his parents’ home.

Fred Berlund, ASE Master Technician

Fred Berlund

Jeff Howell, ASE Certified Technician

Jeff Howell

Jeff has been with Ulmer’s Auto Care since 2004. Another one of our ASE Certified Technician, he is an A/C Specialist working at our Anderson location. Jeff and his beautiful wife, Kim, have two children; Connor and Calista. They love being outdoors and their favorite adventure is going to the Cincinnati Zoo. Jeff is an avid sports fan and loves his Cincinnati Reds. On the weekend, you will find Jeff enjoying his favorite pastime, playing softball on various teams throughout Cincinnati.

Jeff Howell, ASE Certified Technician

Jeff Howell

Jason Coulter, ASE Certified Technician

Jason Coulter

Jason is another one of our ASE Certified Technicians at our Anderson location. He started his career at Ulmer’s in 2005. Jason enjoys spending time with his wife and kids going to various parks, going to the movies and swimming at Coney Island during the summer. ason is a music enthusiast, and enjoys playing drums in his spare time. You can find Jason on the drums all over the Tri-State area at different venues and even playing at a wedding or two.

Jason Coulter, ASE Certified Technician

Jason Coulter

Alex Quiroz, ASE Certified Technician

Alex Quiroz

Alex joined Ulmer’s in 2005, and is an ASE Certified Technician at our Anderson location. Alex loves spending time with his three children experiencing the great outdoors. Alex is an avid music listener. You can find him all about town attending different concerts, of all genres.

Alex Quiroz, ASE Certified Technician

Alex Quiroz

Jason Loehner, ASE Master Technician

Jason Loehner

Jason is an ASE Master Technician at our Milford location, who has been with Ulmer’s since 2006. He’s been a superstar from day one. A walking vehicle repair manual, Jason can solve even the most difficult problems in a timely and professional manner. On the weekends, Jason likes to spend time outdoors with his wife, Marci, and their three children; Hannah, Hayley and Bryson.

Jason Loehner, ASE Master Technician

Jason Loehner

Bryan Rogers, ASE Certified Technician

Bryan Rogers

Bryan, an ASE Certified Technician at our Milford location, joined the Ulmer’s Auto Care team in 2008. He is an up and coming superstar, who has been an asset since the beginning. After graduating from Anderson High School, he attended Gateway Community Technical College for Automotive Repair. When Bryan is not working, he enjoys fishing, target shooting and spending time with his beautiful daughter, Autumn.

Bryan Rogers, ASE Certified Technician

Bryan Rogers

Brian Szekely

Brian is the newest ASE Certified Technician to join Ulmer’s Anderson location in 2015. Brian grew up in Painesville, Ohio cheering on the Browns and Steelers. It will take some work, but we will convert him to a Bengals fan someday! Brian and his wife, Tara, have two beautiful children and two fur-babies, Coco and Zeke. Brian enjoys coaching youth baseball, spending time with his family outdoors, especially around a campfire.

Brian Szekely

Joshua Prows

Joshua has been the Lube Tech our Milford location since 2017. Joshua graduated from Reading High School and joined the United States Army, where he served for four years. He is an avid hockey fan and enjoys watching the Columbus Blue Jackets any chance he gets!

Joshua Prows

Noah Blair, Lube Tech

Noah Blair

Noah is the Lube Tech at our Anderson location since 2017. Noah joined the Army National Guard in 2015. He is a Blackhawk Mechanic with the Guard. He is an avid snowboarder and enjoys playing the piano and guitar. Noah and his wife, Destiny, have a two fur-babies, Golden Retriever named Richard.

Noah Blair, Lube Tech

Noah Blair

Cody Rom

We’re excited to welcome Cody back to the Ulmer’s team! Cody’s full bio is coming soon!

Cody Rom

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