About Us


Dan Duckworth – Owner
This has been the family owned/operated business since 1991. I worked as a boy cleaning up on
weekends. I started full time in 2001. I recently purchased to company from my father in April
2023. Born and raised in Prince George. Married with 2 sons. I absolutely love golfing.
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Lee Reding – Office Manager
Born in Surrey, BC, Lee started with us April 3, 2023 in her role as Office Manager. In addition
to serving our customers, she loves softball and hiking. Lee helps Esslinger Motors keep the
operation running smoothly, maintaining our accounts so we always have the right parts and
supplies for your car truck or SUV.
Darlene Reeve – Service Writer
Service writer Darlene Reeve started with us in March of 2023. She’s one of the smiling faces
behind our counter providing quality customer service and clear explanations of any and all your
automotive service and maintenance needs. When she’s not at the shop greeting customer, she
loves to go camping.
Jordin Moscrip – Automotive Technician
Born Prince George, BC., Jordin is a 2nd year apprentice. He loves fixing cars and has been
fascinated by them since he was a youngster working on vehicles with his dad growing up. From
brakes to batteries to front-end and suspension, Jordin is a natural and will get it done right the
first time for you and your family’s ride. In his off time, Jordin loves playing football and
listening to music
Phil Wray – Automotive Technician
Born in Mapleridge BC., Phil is Red Seal automotive service technician, which means he’s
earned one of Canada’s highest forms or recognition for top-notch skills and workmanship. Phil
started with Esslinger in March 2020 and has been providing expert automotive repairs for our
customers. In his free time, Phil enjoys the outdoors, often found camping, fishing, and hiking.
He also loves sports, especially the Blue Jays, the Canucks, and Green Bay Packers.
Clay Guenther – Automotive Technician
Born in Vanderhoof British Columbia, Clay is a Level 2 automotive apprentice who started with
Esslinger Motors in October 2023. He’s a handy guy, and while he can handle all your brake,
front end and suspension, battery, electrical, charging system, or cooling system needs, he also
loves modifying and building cars and is into custom fabrication. Beyond that, he’s a big auto
cross fan (and pretty much any other form of auto racing), too.
Rob Pavich – Automotive Technician
Born in Prince Rupert, BC, Rob is a licensed automotive technician who’s been with Esslinger
Motors since July 1991. His specialty is engine/transmission installation, front end/suspension
and brake work. In his spare time, he loves fishing.
Bert Forseth – Automotive Technician
Born in Prince George, Bert is a licensed auto technician and a guy with a lifetime of loving
working on cars that dates back to his early years, where he loved taking apart anything as a kid.
He attended CNC college, and now we have him here, where he still loves taking things apart,
and he’s an expert at putting them back together again too! Bert is our shops “go to guy”. He
usually has all the answers, and if he doesn't he specializes in finding the answer. Off work, Bert
loves oval track car racing. And the PGARA racetrack in prince George.


Contact us today

near by local auto car shop
710 2nd Ave
Prince George, BC V2L 3A3
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