Meet our Team of Automotive Specialists

One reason we have so many repeat customers here at Palmen is that our people are always friendly and accommodating, and that’s the type of thing people remember. Want to meet some of the professionals who’ll be taking care of you when you come in to check out a vehicle or have your maintenance and repairs completed? We’re extremely proud of this great team we’ve assembled.

Management Team

Andy Palmen
President
Andy Palmen
Giacomino
VP/Director of Operations
Giacomino "Giaco" Ruffolo
Ralph Belliveau
Vice President / General Manager
Ralph Belliveau
Mark Amburn
General Manager
Mark Amburn
Clay Evans
General Sales Manager
Clay Evans
Jose Ayala
General Sales Manager
Jose Ayala
Dan Costantino
User Car Manager
Dan Costantino
Don Smith
Kia Sales Manager
Don Smith
Franco Chiappetta
New Car Sales Manager
Franco Chiappetta
Kenny Gersch
General Sales Manager
Kenny Gersch
Mike Hogan
New Car Sales Manager
Mike Hogan
Niko Giannakakis
Used Vehicle Sales Manager
Niko Giannakakis
Pete Christy
Used Vehicle Manager
Pete Christy
Ron Ward
Pre-Owned Sales Manager
Ron Ward
Warren Larsen
Sales & Finance Manager
Warren Larsen
Jack Borissenkov
IT Commerce Director
Jack Borissenkov

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Alfonso Gomez
Finance Director
Alfonso Gomez
Jose Ayala
General Sales Manager
Jose Ayala
Gene Tellez
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Gene Tellez
Juan Resendiz
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Juan Resendiz
Larry Colon
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Larry Colon
Mario Ayala
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Mario Ayala
Mike Moreno
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Mike Moreno

Sales

Adam Foshee
Special Finance Manager
Adam Foshee
Arnold Niendorf
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Arnold Niendorf
Bob Pisciotti
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Bob Pisciotti
Bob Zeihen
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Bob Zeihen
Brian Batchelder
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Brian Batchelder
Chuck Schovain
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Chuck Schovain
Dan Cholly
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Dan Cholly
Dan Salisbury
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Dan Salisbury
David Bozak
Sales and Leasing Consultant
David Bozak
David Knudson
Sales and Leasing Consultant
David Knudson
Demetrios Maheras
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Demetrios Maheras
Frankie Ruffolo
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Frankie Ruffolo
Gene Tellez
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Gene Tellez
Greg Kloczkowski
Special Finance Manager
Greg Kloczkowski
Hans Larsen
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Hans Larsen
Jarvis Avery
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Jarvis Avery
Jeff Haines
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Jeff Haines
Joe Soto
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Joe Soto
Juan Resendiz
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Juan Resendiz
Kai Tellez
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Kai Tellez
Lawrence Steponitis
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Lawrence Steponitis
Mario Ayala
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Mario Ayala
Matt Collins
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Matt Collins
Matthew Gastaldi
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Matthew Gastaldi
Michael Osterndorf
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Michael Osterndorf
Mike Mattner
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Mike Mattner
Mike Moreno
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Mike Moreno
Mitchell Mink
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Mitchell Mink
Pamela Hammond
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Pamela Hammond
Peyton Lee
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Peyton Lee
Randy Raethke
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Randy Raethke
Randy Rogers
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Randy Rogers
Ray Hilburger
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Ray Hilburger
Rob Hayes
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Rob Hayes
Roger Johnson
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Roger Johnson
Scott MacDougall
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Scott MacDougall
Scott Moore
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Scott Moore
Shawn Haas
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Shawn Haas
Tim Krikau
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Tim Krikau
Tom Berlin
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Tom Berlin
Tom Richer
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Tom Richer
Vince Gedgaudas
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Vince Gedgaudas
Warren Larsen
Sales & Finance Manager
Warren Larsen
Zack Ebner
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Zack Ebner

Finance

Alfonso Gomez
Finance Director
Alfonso Gomez
Chris LeCount
Finance Director
Chris LeCount
John Becker
Finance Manager
John Becker
Katie Schwaab
Finance Manager
Katie Schwaab
Kody O'Haver
Finance Manager
Kody O'Haver
Steve Schwaab
Finance Director
Steve Schwaab
Warren Larsen
Sales & Finance Manager
Warren Larsen

Service

Dan First
Service Manager
Dan First
Jay Knobbe
Service & Parts Director
Jay Knobbe
John Caretta
Service Manager
John Caretta
Scott Hoak
Kia Service Manager
Scott Hoak
Charlotte Stine
Service Advisor
Charlotte Stine
Courtney Fournier
Warranty Administrator
Courtney Fournier
James Brinkman
Customer Relations Manager
James Brinkman
Josh Tipton
Kia Service Advisor
Josh Tipton
Kevin Lemke
Service Advisor
Kevin Lemke
Paul Cochrane
Service Drive Manager
Paul Cochrane
Patti Ostergaard
Service Advisor
Patti Ostergaard
Ron Cook
Production Manager
Ron Cook
Wally Clark
Service Advisor
Wally Clark

Parts

John Stewart
Parts Manager
John Stewart
Joe DeRosier
Parts Manager
Joe DeRosier
Dennis Linden
Parts Manager
Dennis Linden
Dan Zigmund
Parts Counter Consultant
Dan Zigmund
Mike Slaasted
Parts Counter Consultant
Mike Slaasted
Paul Schmidt
Parts Counter Consultant
Paul Schmidt
Ryan McGill
Parts Counter Consultant
Ryan McGill
Shawn Abernathy
Parts Counter Consultant
Shawn Abernathy
William Gauss
Parts Counter Consultant
William Gauss

Customer Care Department

Jodi Foote
Sales Appointment Coordinator
Jodi Foote
Sarah Butala
Customer Care Director/Internal Sales Marketing
Sarah Butala
Tonya Tatro
Internet Sales Director
Tonya Tatro
Alex Delabio
Customer Care Specialist
Alex Delabio
Ariel Dunlap
Customer Care Specialist
Ariel Dunlap
Christina Rojas
Sales Appointment Coordinator
Christina Rojas
David Ohlinger
Service Customer Care
David Ohlinger
James Brinkman
Customer Relations Manager
James Brinkman
Taylor Oakley
Customer Care Representative
Taylor Oakley
Tara Christianson
Service Customer Care
Tara Christianson
Andy Palmen
President
Andy Palmen
Giacomino
VP/Director of Operations
Giacomino "Giaco" Ruffolo
Ralph Belliveau
Vice President / General Manager
Ralph Belliveau
Mark Amburn
General Manager
Mark Amburn
Clay Evans
General Sales Manager
Clay Evans
Jose Ayala
General Sales Manager
Jose Ayala
Dan Costantino
User Car Manager
Dan Costantino
Don Smith
Kia Sales Manager
Don Smith
Franco Chiappetta
New Car Sales Manager
Franco Chiappetta
Kenny Gersch
General Sales Manager
Kenny Gersch
Mike Hogan
New Car Sales Manager
Mike Hogan
Niko Giannakakis
Used Vehicle Sales Manager
Niko Giannakakis
Pete Christy
Used Vehicle Manager
Pete Christy
Ron Ward
Pre-Owned Sales Manager
Ron Ward
Warren Larsen
Sales & Finance Manager
Warren Larsen
Jack Borissenkov
IT Commerce Director
Jack Borissenkov
Alfonso Gomez
Finance Director
Alfonso Gomez
Jose Ayala
General Sales Manager
Jose Ayala
Gene Tellez
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Gene Tellez
Juan Resendiz
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Juan Resendiz
Larry Colon
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Larry Colon
Mario Ayala
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Mario Ayala
Mike Moreno
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Mike Moreno
Adam Foshee
Special Finance Manager
Adam Foshee
Arnold Niendorf
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Arnold Niendorf
Bob Pisciotti
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Bob Pisciotti
Bob Zeihen
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Bob Zeihen
Brian Batchelder
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Brian Batchelder
Chuck Schovain
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Chuck Schovain
Dan Cholly
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Dan Cholly
Dan Salisbury
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Dan Salisbury
David Bozak
Sales and Leasing Consultant
David Bozak
David Knudson
Sales and Leasing Consultant
David Knudson
Demetrios Maheras
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Demetrios Maheras
Frankie Ruffolo
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Frankie Ruffolo
Gene Tellez
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Gene Tellez
Greg Kloczkowski
Special Finance Manager
Greg Kloczkowski
Hans Larsen
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Hans Larsen
Jarvis Avery
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Jarvis Avery
Jeff Haines
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Jeff Haines
Joe Soto
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Joe Soto
Juan Resendiz
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Juan Resendiz
Kai Tellez
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Kai Tellez
Lawrence Steponitis
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Lawrence Steponitis
Mario Ayala
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Mario Ayala
Matt Collins
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Matt Collins
Matthew Gastaldi
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Matthew Gastaldi
Michael Osterndorf
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Michael Osterndorf
Mike Mattner
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Mike Mattner
Mike Moreno
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Mike Moreno
Mitchell Mink
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Mitchell Mink
Pamela Hammond
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Pamela Hammond
Peyton Lee
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Peyton Lee
Randy Raethke
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Randy Raethke
Randy Rogers
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Randy Rogers
Ray Hilburger
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Ray Hilburger
Rob Hayes
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Rob Hayes
Roger Johnson
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Roger Johnson
Scott MacDougall
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Scott MacDougall
Scott Moore
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Scott Moore
Shawn Haas
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Shawn Haas
Tim Krikau
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Tim Krikau
Tom Berlin
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Tom Berlin
Tom Richer
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Tom Richer
Vince Gedgaudas
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Vince Gedgaudas
Warren Larsen
Sales & Finance Manager
Warren Larsen
Zack Ebner
Sales and Leasing Consultant
Zack Ebner
Alfonso Gomez
Finance Director
Alfonso Gomez
Chris LeCount
Finance Director
Chris LeCount
John Becker
Finance Manager
John Becker
Katie Schwaab
Finance Manager
Katie Schwaab
Kody O'Haver
Finance Manager
Kody O'Haver
Steve Schwaab
Finance Director
Steve Schwaab
Warren Larsen
Sales & Finance Manager
Warren Larsen
Dan First
Service Manager
Dan First
Jay Knobbe
Service & Parts Director
Jay Knobbe
John Caretta
Service Manager
John Caretta
Scott Hoak
Kia Service Manager
Scott Hoak
Charlotte Stine
Service Advisor
Charlotte Stine
Courtney Fournier
Warranty Administrator
Courtney Fournier
James Brinkman
Customer Relations Manager
James Brinkman
Josh Tipton
Kia Service Advisor
Josh Tipton
Kevin Lemke
Service Advisor
Kevin Lemke
Paul Cochrane
Service Drive Manager
Paul Cochrane
Patti Ostergaard
Service Advisor
Patti Ostergaard
Ron Cook
Production Manager
Ron Cook
Wally Clark
Service Advisor
Wally Clark
John Stewart
Parts Manager
John Stewart
Joe DeRosier
Parts Manager
Joe DeRosier
Dennis Linden
Parts Manager
Dennis Linden
Dan Zigmund
Parts Counter Consultant
Dan Zigmund
Mike Slaasted
Parts Counter Consultant
Mike Slaasted
Paul Schmidt
Parts Counter Consultant
Paul Schmidt
Ryan McGill
Parts Counter Consultant
Ryan McGill
Shawn Abernathy
Parts Counter Consultant
Shawn Abernathy
William Gauss
Parts Counter Consultant
William Gauss
Jodi Foote
Sales Appointment Coordinator
Jodi Foote
Sarah Butala
Customer Care Director/Internal Sales Marketing
Sarah Butala
Tonya Tatro
Internet Sales Director
Tonya Tatro
Alex Delabio
Customer Care Specialist
Alex Delabio
Ariel Dunlap
Customer Care Specialist
Ariel Dunlap
Christina Rojas
Sales Appointment Coordinator
Christina Rojas
David Ohlinger
Service Customer Care
David Ohlinger
James Brinkman
Customer Relations Manager
James Brinkman
Taylor Oakley
Customer Care Representative
Taylor Oakley
Tara Christianson
Service Customer Care
Tara Christianson