Our Team

Born from a desire to help friends, family, and customers access aftermarket upgrades for their vehicles, Thomas founded Thomas Tuning and Service, LLC, in 2013 as a complementary venture to his work at Harper’s.  By 2018, his vision for the little company had expanded, and he and his wife, Ginny, began the journey to start their own full-time service facility.

Outside of TTS facility at night
Headshot of Thomas Herrick

Thomas Herrick

Audi Master Guild Technician

A lifelong Knoxvillian, Thomas graduated from Bearden High School and attended the University of Tennessee. He learned the value of honest, hard work from his grandfather, leading him to work in retail, restaurant, delivery, and automotive fields as a young man. Due to a passion for cars and appreciation of high-performance engineering, Thomas began his career at Harper Porsche, Audi, Jaguar, and Volkswagen in 1999.

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Headshot image of Ginny Herrick smiling into the camera

Ginny Herrick

Operations Manager

Ginny grew up in Knoxville, graduating from Farragut High School before earning her Bachelor of Music from Furman University. She returned to Knoxville to become a high school choral director.  In the mean time, a handsome “car guy” named Thomas swept her off her feet, and she became his bride. After six years in the classroom, Ginny “retired” to teach voice and eventually focus on raising their children, Sam and Lily.

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Our Promise

Thomas Tuning and Service has grown out of values planted years ago by founder Thomas Herrick’s grandfather. TTS is a lifelong culmination of Thomas’s hard work and vision which includes three brand pillars: Legacy, Family, and Integrity. At TTS, we strive to deliver a valued service while earning your trust through honesty and the highest levels of workmanship.