Our Team


Stacie Tjaden

Front Office

Stacie joined the team in 2018 by taking over the front desk area. She handles billing, bookkeeping and most importantly customer service. Stacie is married to owner Brandon.


Brandon Tjaden

Owner / Technician

Brandon has loved cars all his life. After working in the quick lube industry he quickly learned that wasn't the right place for his passion. He wanted to provide quality genuine service and build relationships with customers. That's when he decided to open a shop of his own, Tjaden Automotive.

Brandon is a Des Moines native. He and his family live in Norwalk, IA. In his spare time Brandon enjoys working on personal automotive projects and his son's racing cart .



Stephen Dreier


Steven brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Tjaden Automotive team. He holds an active Automobile Technician ASE Certificate.

Steven gained much of his experience while working in Des Moines at Deery Chevrolet, Gregg Young Chevrolet and Brad's Collision.

Leading up to his automotive experience, Steven was Active Duty in the Air Force from 2005-2010. He was stationed in Germany, Turkey and Iraq.



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