Interview with Pat Wirth - President of the Automotive Oil Change Association and Owner of Potomac Falls Express Lube the only woman-owned fast lube business in Virginia. Majority-owner Pat Wirth has been in the industry for over twenty-five years. She is President of the Regal Center business owner’s association, is a member of the Board of Directors of the international fast lube trade association, Automotive Oil Change Association (AOCA) and currently serves as its President. She frequently contributes articles to the leading industry magazine, National Oil and Lube News. Pat is active in the Countryside Leadshare group that is part of the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce and regularly participates in Sterling Woman activities. Pat and each of her employees are either AOCA certified managers, technicians or both.
Environmental stewardship has always been a top priority; in fact, Pat Wirth was the first lube operator in Northern Virginia to recycle oil filters nearly two decades ago. We engage in eco-friendly practices by using environmentally recognized best practices and eco-friendly services and products.
Potomac Falls Express Lube has supported the community from the day it opened its doors with charitable donations and hundreds of sponsorships for local organizations and events. It also supports its employees with on-going training and educational opportunities.