Meet the team members ready to serve you at Performance Tune!
Luke Barone, ASE Certified Technician
Luke Barone was born and raised in the suburban Philadelphia area, where he began working in the automotive industry in 2009. He currently holds ASE certifications in Suspension and Steering, Brakes, Electrical Systems, and Auto Maintenance and Light Repair.
When not working on cars, Luke enjoys playing music with his band, MISCOMUNICADO, where he handles the electronic bass and percussion tracks. He also enjoys skateboarding at the local skate parks.
Pat & Kathy Schnaidt, Owners / Managers
Pat and Kathy Schnaidt are the owners of Performance Tune. They live north of Ft Collins, where they successfully raised five children and are now empty nesters!
Pat began his career at Hewlett-Packard in marketing and business development, and most recently worked as the VP of Marketing for Medora Corporation, based in his hometown, Dickinson, North Dakota. He is passionate about cars, particularly `60s muscle cars, and is currently working on a 1967 Chevelle. When his head is not under the hood he can be found playing either indoor or outdoor soccer in the Ft Collins “over 40” leagues.
Kathy began her career as a pediatric nurse, later transitioned into medical coding, and is currently employed full time as a patient access representative. She helps out at Performance Tune in the evenings and on weekends, doing bookwork and tending to the landscaping. She enjoys gardening, cooking, physical fitness and caring for her small menagerie of barnyard critters!