Brookhaven College

Mr. Baxter has more than 12 years of dealership experience in addition to more than 10 years of automotive teaching. He has devoted much of his technical experience to the diagnosis and repair of various Ford power train systems. In 2000, he began teaching additional vehicle systems at Brookhaven College. Mr. Baxter currently holds Ford Motor Co.’s Master Technician Certification and is a 1988 honor graduate of the Ford ASSET program. He teaches in the Ford ASSET and CAT programs at Brookhaven College.


Associate in Applied Sciences, Automotive Technology, Brookhaven College, 1988, with honors

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 Certifications

Ford Motor Co. Master Certified Technician

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

Professional Development

  • Lead Instructor/Developer, Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, 2001
  • Facilities Development Committee, Brookhaven College, 2004–2006
  • Dallas Independent School District Advisory Committee Member, 2010
  • Carrollton Independent School District Advisory Committee Member, 2009-2010