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Les O'Neil - Team Owner, Driver.
Formed in 2005, Les O'Neil is one of the founding members of O'Neil Motor Sports and Jersey Boyz Racing. Les possesses 26 years of automotive technical expertise, with eleven of them as owner/operator of O'Neil's Automotive in Saddle Brook, NJ. O'Neil's Automotive is a full service independent auto repair facility.
Presently Les is pursuing his ASE to attain his Master Auto Tech.
Butch Coot - Team Owner, Crew Chief.
As Crew Chief and co-founder of Jersey Boyz Racing, Butch brings 37 years of automotive experience and racing success, having completed nine different drag racing build-ups. Butch's skills have earned him a reputation as the "Go To Guy" for many high performance enthusiasts.
Jim Pepe - Marketing, Metal Fabrication.
The focus of Jim's efforts have been sheetmetal fabrication and team marketing. Jim brings to the team a variety of experiences. Presently a high school teacher with a Masters Degree in Technology Education, he also has 20 years of product marketing experience.
The team's next project is already in the planning stages with the addition of a sister Mustang for Jim to campaign in both NMRA and NHRA competition.
Frank Taryla - Senior Mechanic and Pit Support.
Frank has been a high performance enthusiast all of his life. A veteran of multiple competition builds, Frank still fondly recalls having performed his first brake job at the age of twelve. Frank has consistently advanced his training and skills, having graduated to now specialize in diesel repairs.
In his spare time, Frank enjoys touring on his motorcycle and snowboarding.
Steve Maietta - Web Design, Machinist.
Serving double duty as team Web Master and Machinist, Steve brings to the team ample experience in many facets of metal working and design. Holding a degree in Industrial Design, Steve recently received his Masters Degree in Studio Arts.
In his free time, Steve enjoys dirt biking and working on projects in his workshop.
Alexa and Nicole Longano - Media Relations, Administration.
Twins Alexa and Nicole have been focusing their team efforts in the areas of team marketing and administration.
Currently studying Criminal Justice with a minor in Marketing, Alexa (Lexi) is working to further her education.
Nicole (Niki), in addition to her team responsibilities, is working toward a degree in Psychology.
Both Lexi and Niki enjoy travel, camping, and watersports.
Ernest Snow - Tech and Pit Support.
A car buff since his teens, "Snow" is a quick study, having earned his first ASE certification at the age of 20. In pursuit of his Master Tech certification, Snow has become a true performance enthusiast and key member of Jersey Boyz Racing. A 24/7 mechanic, Snow spends his spare time fine tuning his own 5.0 Mustang.
Sheryl Busshie - Merchandizing and Events.
A retail merchandizing specialist, Sheryl utilizes her creative skills and experience to display our sponsors product in the most effective way possible. Supplying input for every aspect of the teams image and branding, Sheryl enjoys collecting unique fragrance bottles from around the world.
Lynette Reilly - Administration and Planning.
Lynette brings to the team strong administration and marketing skills. Majoring in Physical Education with health certification, Lynette will soon complete her degree. As a volunteer coach, in her spare time she enjoys sports and collecting dragon figurines.