Jeffrey Copeland is an Automotive Technology instructor. He began teaching full-time at DCTC in 2003.
Jeff graduated from Des Moines Area Community College with an A.A.S. degree in automotive technology in 1988. He worked in the industry as a Certified Master Automobile Technician for 15 years. He is currently finishing up his bachelor's degree in automotive technology education at Iowa State University and Metropolitan State University.
He is an Automotive Service Excellence Master Technician and a Chrysler Master Technician.
"I do my best to prepare my students to be successful in life as well as industry," says Jeff, regarding his teaching philosophy. Working with the students is the best part of his job as a DCTC instructor.
His interests and hobbies include camping, fishing, skiing, snowboarding, and soccer.