William “Bill” Blackwood was born in Washington D.C. and has lived in Maryland his entire life. He started his automotive career in 1969 while in high school, working part time at an independent foreign auto repair shop. He has 35+ years of experience working for Volvo, where he was a finalist for the North American National Volvo Excellence Award. He has also worked at BMW, Subaru and Nissan Dealerships. He has been an ASE Master Technician since 1974. He joined our team in May 2013.