Elected: March 24, 1986
Inducted: June 26, 1986
Family: John Rogers was born on October 19, 1939 in Leicester, England. He is married to Louise Law and they have three children: Shirley Ann Green, Jeanette Rogers and Jonathan Rogers.
History: John’s father, George Rogers, started Unity Garage at its present location in the mid-twenties. He was a pioneer in the industry in England. John has worked there since he was old enough to drive. He and a handful of dedicated recovery men started Association of Vehicle Recovery Operators in 1977. In 1984 he, along with five friends from other countries, founded Friends of Towing. He is one of its eight sponsors. Every industry function in Great Britain has had John G. Rogers in the forefront for guidance and inspiration. He enjoys the respect, honor and friendship of all recovery people throughout the world. He is a leader and a gentlemen.