About Instructor - John Stratton
Degrees and Certifications:
ASE certified Master Automobile Technician, ASE certified Advanced Engine Performance Specialist
Mr. John Stratton
Mr. Stratton attended high school at New Hartford and College at SUNY College of Technology at Canton. He has worked since 1976 in the automotive industry as a technician, shop foreman, service manager and now since 2003 as an instructor. Mr. Stratton is an ASE certified master automotive technician and is also certified by ASE as an advanced engine performance specialist. He is a member of the North American Council of Automotive Teachers and the National Auto Service Task Force. Mr. Stratton also serves as an advisor for our SkillsUSA chapter. Mr. Stratton was selected as the 2020 SkillsUSA NY Advisor of the Year. The OHM BOCES Automotive Technology program recieved international recognition when Mr. Stratton received the North American Council of Automotive Teachers Education Foundation SEMA Award in 2018. Our automotive program has also been reconized by Tomorrow's Technician magazine as a top 20 school in both 2017 and 2018. In 2019, Tomorrow's Technician recognized our program as a top 4 school and #1 in the northeast.