New York State Automotive Aftermarket Association

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The John J. Lorenzen Memorial Scholarship recipient is Patrick Brooks of Melville, New York, located about 40 miles east of New York City on Long Island where he attends Half Hollow Hills High School. He has been playing in the high school orchestra for nine years, participating in the plays and musicals. He works at the Chipotle Restaurant and for two summers was a counselor for 20 elementary boys at Park Shore Day Camp. Patrick has his ASE certification in painting, refinishing and non-structural repair and has competed as a member of SkillsUSA. In the fall, Patrick will begin his studies at Alfred State College School of Applied Technology in the Automotive Repair and Automotive Trades program at the Wellsville campus.