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also known as Skip Saurman

Andrew Saurman, American state agency executive. Certified master automotive technician. Decorated Bronze Star medal; recipient Gold Wrench award Snap-on Tools, 1990, Great Teacher award Century Savings and Loan, Santa Fe, 1993.

Background

Saurman, Andrew was born on February 11, 1951 in Abington, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Andrew Charles and Doris (Margerum) Saurman.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Vocational Education, Southern Illinois University, 1993.

Career

Automotive and truck technician various dealerships, Albuquerque and Belen, New Mexico, 1972-1983. Automotive instructor Santa Fe High School and Santa Fe Community College, 1984-1995. State supervisor for trade, industrial and technical education New Mexico State Department Education, Santa Fe, since 1995.

Owner Automotive Service Consultant. Technical consultant New Mexico Better Business Bureau, Albuquerque, since 1987, Megatech Corporation, Tewksbury, Massachusetts, since 1989, New Mexico Attorney General' General’ s Office, Santa Fe, since 1994. Facilitator New Mexico Automotive Advisory Committee, Santa Fe, since 1995.

Contract instructor for snap-on tools. Arbitrator National Center for Dispute Settlement.

Membership

Served with United States Army, 1969-1972, Vietnam. Member North America Council Automotive Teachers, Skills United States of America-Vocational Clubs American, Association for Career and Technology Education, New Mexico Association for Career and Technology Education, Service Technician Society, Society Automotive Engineers, National Automotive Technicians Education Foundation (certified).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: backpacking, camping, boating, other outdoor activities.

Connections

Son of; married April Diane Young, August 15, 1973 (divorced June 1982). 1 child, Wendy Dawn; married Susan Lynne MacMillan, July 30, 1988. Children: Shelly Lloyd, Aaron Lloyd.