Staff

Dave Harvey


Dave has been a Trainer with EasyAs since 2008.
He left for a short time to become an officer in the Qld Police Service but soon discovered his real passion in life was driver training.
He has a phenomenal 1st time pass rate due to his attention to detail and great rapport with new drivers.

Dave drives a white auto Suzuki Swift.




Neryl Clarke


 

Neryl has a happy bright personality. She loves animals and loves to hear about her students ambitions and goals in life. After working in retail for many years in the Jeweller Industry she decided that she wanted a different challenge.

She is very easy to talk to and very patient and understanding of different challenges that students may have.

Neryl has been an instructor for almost 13years and has experience in Manual and Auto. 

Neryl is currently driving a 2017 Toyota Corolla. This is an AUTO. 

She looks forward to meeting you all. 




Noel Pedofsky


Noel has been a Driver Trainer for over 10 years has now joined the professional team at EasyAs. Noel Lives at North Lakes with his partner, a small dog, cat and gold fish. Noel takes great pride in knowing that he trains to a high standard of driving ability and continues to do the same with past, present and future students. He is a patient man with a calm and positive manner and is very passionate about training drivers to a level where they are competent and confident drivers. Noel rests easy knowing that when the learner gets their "P"s, they have taken with them an experience that will keep them safe on the road for a life time.

Noel drives a 2013 white Hyundai Accent (manual).




Victor Timms


Victor is one of our most respected and dedicated trainers. His aim with all of his students is to ensure that they obtain the knowledge and skills they will need to drive safely when they get their licence. Due to his passionate way of teaching he has become a most sought after trainer. All students past and present have stated that they really enjoyed their lessons and was grateful for the knowledge that Victor has given them.

Victor drives a 2015 white Toyota Corolla (auto).




Graeme Heddles

Graeme Heddles


Graeme is a Certificate IV workplace trainer and assessor (TAE40110) which is a requirement for all the trainers with EASYAS Driver Training. Graeme’s interest in Driver Training stems from involvement in the TAFE training environment as a Teacher for the past 3 years. This has helped Graeme better understand, and to develop training methods to improve the confidence and abilities of drivers from Learners onwards. Graeme also enjoys golfing & social/weekend outings with friends & family & has a passion for classic cars.

He drives a 2015 white manual Toyota Corolla.




Mark Smith

Mark Smith


Mark is a very experienced driver having spent the last 34 years as a police officer in the Qld Police Service. He brings a passion to make a difference in the lives of young people.

Mark drives a Manual Toyota Corolla. 




Charlie Yiakoupis


Charlie is a genuine and sympathetic trainer and is always prepared to go that little bit further if you need that extra care and attention. Charlie has been a trainer for many years and his high pass rate is testament to his attention to detail and focus on making new drivers safe drivers.

He drives a 2017 auto Toyota Yaris.




Tas Khan

Tas Khan


Tas drives a 2015 white Toyota Yaris (auto).




Gerard O’connell

Gerard O’connell


Gerard drives a maroon  manual Holden Barina.




Shaun Fischer

Shaun Fischer


Shaun is the father of 2 teenage boys and has lived in the bayside for the last 8 years. He is conscientious, courteous and easy to communicate with. 

Shaun is a firm believer in training SMART drivers and offers driver training in a manual 2018 Toyota Corolla. 




Mal Pearson


Mal has worked as a sports development officer for many years and is great with teens. He is down to earth and thinks he has a great sense of humour. His patience has no end and he excels at teaching people new things.

Mal drives a 2017 white Mazda 2 (auto) MAL123.




Linda Knorre


Linda has many years experience nursing and caring for the needs of individuals.

This patient caring attitude transfers well in her driver training.

Linda gets lots of personal referrals and is highly regarded by her students.

Linda drives a 2016 white Suzuki Swift (auto).




Neil Cook

Neil Cook


Neil has been involved with customer-oriented business in both retail and corporate for 43 years. Attention to a customer's needs is paramount and this carries over to the Driver Training role. Patience and persistence, being quietly spoken, well versed in the theory and practise of defensive driving as well as having a passion for safe, commonsense driving on our roads makes Neil the perfect choice as trainer.

Neil drives a silver automatic Kia Rio.




Adrian Iftene

Adrian Iftene


Adrian comes from over 20 years experience in Senior roles in tourism and hospitality. For the past few years he has devoted his time to help the unprivileged young people to gain a better life through different programs he was running with a charity company. One of the programs was related to gaining Learner's Licence, Safe Driving Skills and P Licence.




Craig Murray


Craig brings a wealth of experience having been a trainer for many years.

Passionate in everything he does, which shows in his training.

Highly recommended by his existing customers who praise him for his clear and precise instructions and calm , patient manner.




Suzynne Gregory

Suzynne Gregory


This is what one of our students said about Suzynne: 

Would like to just say a massive thankyou to Suzynne Gregory for being an awesome teacher. I've gone through a few different teachers and she is by far the best! Definitely recommend her to everyone:-)

Suzynne drives a 2015 Toyota Yaris (manual) and a Toyota Corolla (Auto)




Kathy Smith

Kathy Smith


Kathy decided to pursue a carer in professional driver training after training her own children to drive. With over 27 years driving experience she has come to recognise the risks that new drivers represent to both themselves and other road users. Her passion and goal is to provide all the necessary skills to drive a motor vehicle safely on your own. Kathy’s main focus is to ensure your driving experience with her will be relaxed, fun and friendly! Kathy feels to assist you in passing your P’s test that Hazard Identification skills and actions to take on how to prevent an accident are the key factors on how to make a difference on our roads.

Kathy drives a 2015 White Auto Toyota Corolla.




Peter Tarvit

Peter Tarvit


Peter is a happily married father of three teenage children and lives on the south side of Brisbane. In his spare time he enjoys participating in sporting activities, doing house renovations and gardening. Peter is passionate about making sure that young drivers have the skills and knowledge to not only pass their driving test but have developed the skills to make them a lifelong safe driver.

He drives a 2018 white Toyota Yaris (manual).




Doug Potter


Doug Potter is a qualified automatic Driving Instructor, operating around the North side of Brisbane since 2006.
Doug has successfully achieved results which place him in the top 3 percent Certified Platinum Accreditation level for Keys2drive Instructor for the Australian Government Programme.
Doug consistently receives great feedback from his Students, and the Australian Government Programme, articulating his professionalism, patience, friendly and approachable manner and has been highly recommended repeatedly.
Doug demonstrates Easy As Driving in a very comfortable, user friendly, automatic late model Toyota Yaris, most students are impressed with the maneuvering of this vehicle.
For relaxed, genuine Driver training, contact Doug, he will make it happen!

Doug drives a 2011 white auto Toyota Yaris.




Sandy Rawlings

Sandy Rawlings


Sandy is a passionate trainer and works on the basis that the new drivers she trains have to share the road with her loved ones. Sandy is very caring and patient and give 110% effort and attention to all her learners.

Sandy drives a silver Suzuki Swift (manual).




Danny Shaw


Danny drives a silver Hyundai Veloster




Amanda Ramsay


With a background in education at QUT, Amanda is a calm and patient instructor who aspires to create safe and attentive drivers. In her free time she enjoys rock climbing and freediving around Brisbane and the world.

She drives a 2018 Automatic Suzuki Swift.




Ken Somerville

Ken Somerville


Ken is one of our most passionate trainers and is one of our most requested trainers.

Most of my students are young females.

Why is this so? 

Because I am trusted by them immediately and I explain everything clearly.

My nature is very calm, with myself and my car always presented to a high standard.

I am a non smoker.

Most of my background involved helping/teaching younger people,  and so it continues. 

God bless. 




Lyle Neumann

Lyle Neumann


Lyle is passionate with everything he does and strives to be the best at everything. Driver Training, as a Dad and in his previous occupation as the best spray painter.

He drives a 2014 white Toyota Yaris  (auto).




Jenny King

Jenny King


Jenny is an ever popular trainer who is passionate about driving and makes the most fabulous connections with new learners.

Jenny drives a 2015 white manual Toyota Yaris




Mark Anson


Mark is the Owner/Manager of EasyAs Driver Training and has over 40 years experience in the Driver Training industry. After a stint in the Queensland Police Service made his goal in life to "Make a Difference" in Road Safety.




Peter Knorre

Peter Knorre


Peter is a father of four.

He has great knowledge of Redcliffe and surrounding areas having lived in that area for most of his life.

Peter is a great communicator, very experienced professional road user.

Patient and understanding.

Peter drives a 2016 white Suzuki Swift (manual).




Robin Pearson

Robin Pearson


Robin has extensive driving experience in the police, army, and as a private investigator. Recently Robin has worked as an action sports photographer and developed an excellent rapport with teenagers and young adults. Robin has always been passionate about providing the best service possible to her clients. She brings a breath of fresh air to the team with her sense of humour and immense patience.

Robin drives a 2014 white Mazda 3 (auto).




Steve Weir

Steve Weir


Steve is a passionate driver trainer and after many years as an air traffic controller was looking for a new direction in life.

He feels he has found his new passion.

Steve drives a 2015 white Toyota Corolla (manual).




Steve Ayton

Steve Ayton


Steve is extremely passionate about being a driving instructor, this combined with his patient and caring manner makes him an ideal instructor.Steve will help you become a safe and competent driver through his ability to help you learn defensive driving skills. He is also a fully qualified Platinum Keys2Drive instructor. So if you are feeling a little bit nervous or unsure who to use as your instructor please give EasyAs and Steve a try.

He has a late model Kia Rio Automatic ready for you to drive.




Sam Erdil

Sam Erdil


Sam has been a driving instructor for more than 25 years now and prides himself on being patient, personable and professional. When he is not teaching, he enjoys golf, watching the soccer and spending time with his young family. In terms of his driver training career, he would like to see all young people safer on our roads and makes this a priority when teaching.

Sam drives a 2017 Hyundai Accent [manual]




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