Ted Mendelson, Curriculum Vitae


- Two AA degrees from College of Alameda and Certificate of Completion for 2 year Auto Body Program 1968
- Six years autobody management, Griswold Motors, Berkeley CA, Ferrari/Masserati restoration specialist
- Several years experience at various autobody shops in Alameda and Marin Counties
- Journeyman Autobody Painter, teamster union Member
- Owner, Mendelson Autobody, San Ramon CA since 1981 - 27 years
- Seven years, East Bay Autobody Association Board – served as member at large, vice president, and president
- Completed IICAR training class in 1984     -     Trade fair host - Mendelson Autobody
- Training, Autobody repair, painting, management, and mechanics. ASA, East Bay Autobody assoc, CAA, SCRS
- Chairman of Autobody training class with John Loftis, president of SCRS, Society of Collision Repair Specialists
- Member, California Auto body association for 22 years
- Multi-year, ASA National Autobody Conferences, NACE, International Autobody Congress & Exposition
- Judge, Lafayette Concourse de elegance for Alfa Romeo, three years
- Personally painted Ferraris that won first in class at prestigious Pebble Beach Concourse d’elegance 1972-1976
- Painted Ferrari 375 MM featured in 2-page center photo in Road & Track Magazine
- Expert witness in trials and depositions, several for Charles Pricket, attorney
- Expert opinion on paint problems for independent appraisal service
- Danville Sycamore Rotary, since 1995 - Board of directors - Vocational service committee, four years
- Board Member for Rotary district 5160 Camp Venture Entrepreneur Camp for Highschool Juniors
- Organizer, Camp Royal Leadership camp for high school juniors
- Judge, eight years in San Ramon School District Business Roundtable for automotive class
- Speaker on Automotive careers, local Highschools
- Graduate of Leadership San Ramon Valley, class of 2004
- Leader of Businesses against San Ramon eminent domain
- Quoted in book “Careers for Cars” by Marjorie Eberts, sold on ebookmall.com
- San Ramon Le-Tip since 2005
- Member Beth Chaim Congregation, Danville CA



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We Warranty Our Work!

All work done by Mendelson Autobody is covered by a Limited Lifetime Warranty. Our work is warranted against defects in workmanship for as long as you own your vehicle. Parts, material, and paints are provided by various sources, including original equipment manufacturers, reconditioned part suppliers, used part suppliers, and aftermarket part manufacturers. The individual supplier may provide separate warranties on these parts and materials. All parts are new Original Equipment Manufacturer unless stated otherwise on the damage report. Read More

Auto Accident?

Do not leave the scene until you have completed this list of suggested actions.

  • • STOP immediately
  • • ASSIST any injured persons
  • • RECORD information about the accident
  • • MAKE A ROUGH DRAWING of scene
  • • DO NOT ACCEPT BLAME or admit fault

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Tel: (925) 838-2343



Address: 38 Beta Court, A5
                  San Ramon, CA 94583