Meet the Team

Committed to providing you the special services and quality you expect and deserve.

Our Philosophy

We have a long standing tradition of excellence, and we pride ourselves on delivering only top notch customer service. With over 30 years of great service behind us, you can relax as our certified technicians bring your vehicle back to life!

Russ Swift

CEO / Client Advisor

Russ first opened Fantastic Finishes in 1986 as a one-person operation.  His vision was to become a specialty repair center for the most prestigious brands: Rolls Royce, Bentley Motors, Porsche, Audi, Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborghini and Nissan GTR.  Through a tremendous amount of training and investment in the latest technology, this vision is now a reality.  Russ is still involved with all details of his business and has a passion for the cars he repairs.

Chuck Coley

Client Advisor/Team Leader

With over 40 years in the collision industry and knowledge at all levels, Chuck’s passion for top quality customer service and hands on approach, shows through.

Handling every task with detail to completion using vehicle technology and complexity at a new level, Chuck will make sure that your vehicle is brought back to it’s original factory standard. He looks forward to exceed the customers expectation!

Allison Garrity

Client Advisor/Collision Estimator How Long With FF: 3 years Favorite Car: Karma Revero

With an immense amount of mentoring, hands on training and working directly with our skilled technicians, Allison is continuing to learn and flourish in this industry. With her extensive customer service skills and loving to make people smile, she’s said to make a very unfortunate event, a little more pleasant. She will explain and walk you through step by step how the repair process works and do anything to meet your expectations and needs, above and beyond.

Joe Shields

Parts Director Time at FF: 3 years Favorite Car: Lamborghini

Being in the industry for 28 years, Joe has a vast knowledge of exotic cars and their specialty builds. For this, he has become director of our parts department, assuring each repair has all the required OEM parts and repair procedures. Joe can be found in the shop, happily helping our technician’s with parts specifications and information.

Kyrie Lagos

Administrative Assistant How Long With FF: 2 years

Kyrie will be the welcoming face and voice to assist you in making the repair process run smoothly. She has a vast knowledge and love for the auto industry and the exotic vehicles that come through our shop. Any inquiries you may have about the shop, she will be more than happy to assist in any way she can.

Technical Staff

White glove service shouldn't be faceless. Meet our team of talented shop and office staff

William "Billy" Pachter

Production Manager

Time at FF: 10 years

Favorite Car: 69 Nova SS

Hannu Nummenpaa

Master Collision Technician

Time at FF: 10 years

Favorite Car: Formula 1 Race Car

Josh Hummer

Master Collision Technician

Time at FF: 8 years

Favorite Car: 71 Hemi Cuda

John Gomez

Master Collision Technician

Time at FF: 2 years

Julian Hurtado

Master Refinishing Technician

Time at FF: 4 years

Favorite Car: Lamborghini Aventador

Mark Larose

Master Refinishing Technician

Time at FF: 1 year

TJ Vella

Collision Repair Technician

Time at FF: 5 years

Favorite Car: Ferrari F40

Omar Ramirez

Body Technician

Time at FF: 2 years

Antonio Suros

Master Detail Specialist

Time at FF: 12 years

Favorite Car: Bentley Flying Spur

Mario Astudillo

Detail Specialist

Time at FF: 3 years

Favorite Car: Porsche

Dora Monroy

Time at FF: 12 years

Favorite Car: Lamborghini

Matthew O'Connor

Transportation Specialist

Time at FF: 1 year