Driver Education Instructors

Meet the Driver Education Team of Drive This Way Driver Training. Every one of our team members takes driver education very seriously. Our goal is to help keep you, your family, and friends safe on our roads. Serving Roanoke VA, Lynchburg VA, Christiansburg VA, Botetourt County, Bedford County and everywhere in between.

Ashby Owens


Ashby Owens has worked in the insurance industry for the last 23 years. Prior to moving into the insurance arena; he was a police officer and police investigator for over 7 years. Ashby has vast experience in applying Virginia Traffic regulation in civil and criminal processes. He is excited to share his experience and knowledge with his students.

    Mickey Owens Roanoke VA

    Mickey Owens

    Driving Instructor, Program Cooridinator

    Mickey Owens is the education and training consultant at Drive This Way. He is a retired teacher and school administrator with 35 years experience in the field of education. He has also been a PADI Master Instructor since 1993 and has been a Scoutmaster and Camp Director for many years. Mickey is excited about continuing to work as an educator in a new and exciting direction.

      Allison Gray

        Ronnie Giles

          Aimee Veatch

            Rico Kyle


              Ashley McDaniel

              Driving Instructor


                Catherine Hill

                Driving Instructor

                  Josh Cunningham

                  Driving Instructor

                  Josh Cunningham is a behind-the-wheel and classroom instructor. He is a 2011 graduate from Emory & Henry College where he earned a degree in Physical Education with an endorsement in Drivers Education. Josh played 4 years of basketball at Emory and is currently a Physical Education Teacher and Head Varsity Boy's Basketball Coach at Roanoke Catholic School.


                    Jeremy Baldwin

                    Driving Instructor

                    Jeremy Baldwin is a behind the wheel and classroom instructor. He is a 2006 Liberty University graduate and has been in education for the last 8 years holding a Drivers Education Endorsement. He is active with his youth church groups.

                      Kelly Newman