Staff

Management/Office

  • Jacob Sacks

    Jacob Sacks

    VW General Manager

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    Jacob Sacks

    Jacob Sacks

    VW General Manager

    Jake Sacks is entering his 19th year at Crown Automotive. He is a proud father of four – Stella, Maverick, Mack, and Maddox- and wife Brittany. He is a graduate of the University of Kansas with a degree in Sports Management and has a Masters of Business Administration from Baker University. When he’s not at the dealership he enjoys watching sports and spending time with the family. Customer experience and satisfaction is his top priority.

  • Paul Blake

    Paul Blake

    Comptroller

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    Paul Blake

    Paul Blake

    Comptroller

    Paul Blake, Crown’s Comptroller, is originally from Overland Park, but has lived in Lawrence for 28 years. His favorite thing about Crown is the camaraderie and teamwork. Paul enjoys bike riding and gardening.

  • Brenda Roberts

    Brenda Roberts

    Accounts Payable Clerk

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    Brenda Roberts

    Brenda Roberts

    Accounts Payable Clerk

    Brenda Roberts is a Human Resources/Accounts Payable clerk here at Crown. She is originally from Baldwin City, KS. She most enjoys the friendly employees she works with, and there is never a dull moment. She would describe Crown as a great experience. In her free time Brenda loves to cook/bake. If she could only eat one meal for the rest of her life, she would eat scrapple with fried eggs and bacon!

  • Susan Williams

    Susan Williams

    Accounts Receivable

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    Susan Williams

    Susan Williams

    Accounts Receivable

    Susan Williams, originally from Pratt, KS is Crown Automotive’s bookkeeper. Her favorite thing about Crown is it feels like seeing family everyday. She enjoys that her and her co-workers can all have fun AND get their job done at the same time! In her free time, Susan enjoys spending time with her 8 grandchildren and watching football. If she could meet anyone in the world, she would choose Katherine Hepburn. Susan’s go-to karaoke song is “Sweet Caroline” by Neil Diamond. If she could only eat one thing for the rest of her life, she would pick mashed potatoes — no butter or gravy (yummy).

  • Misty Eaton

    Misty Eaton

    Title Clerk

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    Misty Eaton

    Misty Eaton

    Title Clerk

    Misty Eaton, one of Crowns Title and Billing Clerks, originally comes from Ft. Worth, TX, but has lived in Lawrence, KS since 2004. The thing she loves most about Crown is the camaraderie with her fellow co-workers. She says it’s like having a lot of brothers! She loves that it is such a friendly environment and feels that the employees are not pushy or over-bearing. In her free-time Misty enjoys making wood and canvas crafts. If she could spend one day with anyone, she would pick country singer Reba McIntyre.

  • Melissa Athey

    Melissa Athey

    Title Clerk

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    Melissa Athey

    Melissa Athey

    Title Clerk

    Melissa Athey, from Eudora, is a Title Clerk here at Crown. She enjoys spending time with her family and playing games on her phone. If she could only eat one meal for the rest of her life, she’d eat any kind of breakfast food. Melissa’s go-to karaoke song is anything Madonna. If she could spend the day with anyone, she’d want to spend it with her grandmas.

  • Constance Crane

    Constance Crane

    Accounting Clerk

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    Constance Crane

    Constance Crane

    Accounting Clerk

    Constance Crane, originally from California, is an Accounting Clerk here at Crown. She is vegetarian and enjoys spending time with her children and reading. If she could only eat one thing for the rest of her life, she’d eat a big bowl of fresh fruit. Her go-to karaoke song is “The River” by Jordan Feliz. If she could spend the day with anyone she’d want to spend it with her father and Jesus.

  • Ruthie Gilbert

    Ruthie Gilbert

    File Clerk

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    Ruthie Gilbert

    Ruthie Gilbert

    File Clerk

    Ruth Gilbert, from Hutchinson, is a File Clerk here at Crown. She enjoys playing pool, golfing, and playing pickleball. If she could have one meal for the rest of her life, she’d have steak filet with baked potatoes and green beans. Ruth’s go-to karaoke song is “Jolene” by Dolly Parton. If she could spend the day with anyone, she’d want to spend it with her dad.

  • Andrea Westgate

    Andrea Westgate

    HR Manager

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    Andrea Westgate

    Andrea Westgate

    HR Manager

    Andrea Westgate, from Baldwin City, is the HR Manager here at Crown. She enjoys learning about history, hiking, camping, and cooking. If she could eat one thing for the rest of her life, she’d eat steak, potatoes, and seasonal veggies. Andrea’s go-to karaoke song is “There Goes the Neighborhood” by Sheryl Crow. If she could spend the day with anyone, she’d want to spend it with her dad.

  • Lacie Ludolph

    Lacie Ludolph

    Marketing & Community Relations

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    Lacie Ludolph

    Lacie Ludolph

    Marketing & Community Relations

    Lacie, originally from Waverly, KS, is the Marketing and Community Relations Manager here at Crown. She loves spending her time crafting, reading, and playing with her dogs. If Lacie had to eat only one thing for the rest of her life she would eat pizza. At karaoke night, she would sing any kind of country song.

  • William Morain II

    William Morain II

    Maintenance Specialist

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    William Morain II

    William Morain II

    Maintenance Specialist

    William Morain II, from Vancouver, WA, is a Maintenance Specialist here at Crown. He enjoys playing disc golf, listening to music, hunting, fishing, and doing yard work. If he could only eat one meal for the rest of his life, he’d eat sushi. William’s go-to karaoke song is “Ice Ice Baby.” If he could spend one day with anyone, he’d want to spend it with Charlie Chaplin.

Sales

  • Sean Shuford

    Sean Shuford

    Volkswagen Sales Manager

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    Sean Shuford

    Sean Shuford

    Volkswagen Sales Manager

    Sean Shuford, from Topeka, is the Volkswagen Sales Manager here at Crown. He enjoys golfing, fishing, and collecting sports cards. If he could only eat one thing for the rest of his life, he’d eat pepperoni pizza. Sean’s go-to karaoke song is “The Walk” by Sawyer Brown. If he could spend the day with anyone, he’d want to spend it with his mom.

  • Randy  Habiger

    Randy Habiger

    Toyota General Manager

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    Randy  Habiger

    Randy Habiger

    Toyota General Manager

    Randy Habiger is the General Manager at Crown Toyota. He is from Ellinwood, KS and is a graduate of Barton CC and N.A.D.A Dealer Academy. His favorite thing about working at Crown is the camaraderie and exciting atmosphere. He would describe Crown as a rewarding and enjoyable team environment. Randy and his wife Tara have been married 25 years and they have 4 kids. If he could spend the day with any famous person (living or dead), he would choose Warren Buffet. His karaoke song of choice is “Don’t Stop Believin'” by Journey. If Randy had to eat one meal the rest of his life, he’d choose the Nuke Laloosh Pizza from Johnny’s Tavern.

  • Brent Cutler

    Brent Cutler

    Toyota Sales Manager

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    Brent Cutler

    Brent Cutler

    Toyota Sales Manager

    Brent is from Topeka, KS, and is a former Navy Submariner. He is also a huge fan of the Royals, Chiefs, and Jayhawks.

  • Zac Swearingen

    Zac Swearingen

    Pre-Owned Sales Manager

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    Zac Swearingen

    Zac Swearingen

    Pre-Owned Sales Manager

    Zac Swearingen is the Pre-Owned Sales Manager at Crown. He is originally from St. Joseph, MO. He has three daughters and has been with Crown for 20 years. Zac’s hobbies include ice skating and watching golf. He looks forward to helping you find the right car here at Crown!

  • Charlie Ross

    Charlie Ross

    Sales Consultant

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    Charlie Ross

    Charlie Ross

    Sales Consultant

    Charlie Ross is a Sales Consultant at Crown. He is from Kansas City. Charlie enjoys golf and poker. If he could only eat one meal the rest of his life, he would eat steak. He unfortunately would not sing at karaoke night. If he could spend the day with anyone, he would spend it with Jack Nicklaus.

  • Colton Wiley

    Colton Wiley

    Sales Consultant

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    Colton Wiley

    Colton Wiley

    Sales Consultant

    Colton Wiley, from Overland Park, is a Sales Consultant here at Crown. Colton loves movies and any and all sports. If he could only eat one thing for the rest of his life, he’d eat a good cheeseburger. Colton unfortunately wouldn’t sing at karaoke night. If he could spend 1 day with anyone, he’d spend it with Alfred Hitchcock.

  • David  Wiglesworth

    David Wiglesworth

    Sales Consultant

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    David  Wiglesworth

    David Wiglesworth

    Sales Consultant

    David is a Sales Consultant here at Crown and is from Kansas City. In his free time, he enjoys playing video games, fishing, football, and billiards. If he could only eat one meal for the rest of his life, it would be steak and potatoes, and at karaoke night he would sing Simple Man by Shinedown. If he could spend the day with anyone, it would be his grandmother, Renee.

  • David Wilson

    David Wilson

    Sales Consultant

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    David Wilson

    David Wilson

    Sales Consultant

    David Wilson is from Lebo, Ks. He graduated from Bethel college in 1997 with a B.A. degree. David is a Sales Consultant and enjoys working with people. He describes Crown as a people-oriented dealership who cares about it’s employees and puts their customers first. His favorite meal is a steak with a side salad and enjoys windsurfing in his pass-time. David has two kids and is a former divorce mediator. If David could spend the day with any famous person he would choose Ayn Rand, and his go-to karaoke artist is Chris Stapleton.

  • Doug  Hanshaw

    Doug Hanshaw

    Sales Consultant

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    Doug  Hanshaw

    Doug Hanshaw

    Sales Consultant

    Doug is from Topeka and is a Sales Consultant here at Crown. In his free time, he enjoys photography, spending time outdoors, and watching the Jayhawks, Chiefs, and Royals. If he could only eat one meal for the rest of his life, it would be Mexican food, and at karaoke night he would sing Bang Your Head by Quiet Riot. If he could spend the day with anyone, it would be Elvis.

  • Isaiah  Nassif

    Isaiah Nassif

    Sales Consultant

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    Isaiah  Nassif

    Isaiah Nassif

    Sales Consultant

    Isaiah is from Colorado and is a Sales Consultant here at Crown. In his free time, he enjoys cars, music, clothes, and video games. If he could only one meal for the rest of his life, it would be chicken alfredo and at karaoke night he would sing Fly Me to The Moon by Frank Sinatra. If he could spend the day with anyone, it would be Napoleon.

  • Jeremy Douglass

    Jeremy Douglass

    Sales Consultant

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    Jeremy Douglass

    Jeremy Douglass

    Sales Consultant

    Jeremy, from Baldwin City, Kansas, is a Sales Consultant here at Crown. He enjoys watching football and the Discovery Channel, and at karaoke night he would sing anything by Kieth Whitley. His favorite meal is biscuits and gravy, and if he could spend the day with anyone, it would be Willie Nelson.

  • Joe Higdon

    Joe Higdon

    Sales Consultant

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    Joe Higdon

    Joe Higdon

    Sales Consultant

    Joe Higdon, a Sales Consultant for Crown, is originally from Garland, TX. His favorite part about working at Crown is the interaction with all the different people, and he truly believes it is a nice place to visit. In his free time Joe loves riding his bike — he participates in the MS 150 every year, 11 thus far. Joe’s go-to karaoke song would be “Free Bird” by Lynyrd Skynrd (he goes to remark that everyone would be required to wear ear-plugs). If he could only have one meal for the rest of his life, it would be beef stroganoff.

  • Josh Abel

    Josh Abel

    Sales Consultant

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    Josh Abel

    Josh Abel

    Sales Consultant

    Josh Abel, a Sales Consultant, is originally from Winchester, KS. He attended both JCCC as well as the University of Kansas. His favorite thing about Crown is the fact that it isn’t a ‘typical dealership.’ Josh is the oldest of four boys, and enjoys driving around in his Polaris Ranger in his free-time. If he could spend one day with anyone he would choose actress Emma Watson. His go to karaoke song is “Hero” by Enrique Iglesias. If he could only eat one thing for the rest of his life, it would be barbecue chicken pizza (Red Baron) with copious amounts of ranch sauce.

  • Matt  Stephens

    Matt Stephens

    Sales Consultant

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    Matt  Stephens

    Matt Stephens

    Sales Consultant

    Matt is from Lawrence and is a Sales Consultant here at Crown. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, fishing, and spending time with his family. If he could only eat one meal for the rest of his life, it would be steak and sweet potatoes and at karaoke night he would sing Night Moves by Bob Seger. If he could spend the day with anyone it would be Smokey Nagata.

  • Myk Barta

    Myk Barta

    Sales Consultant

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    Myk Barta

    Myk Barta

    Sales Consultant

    Myk Barta is a Sales Consultant originally from Lawrence, KS. His favorite part about being a member of Crown is being able to help people get the vehicle that they want/need. He believes Crown is the place to buy the vehicle of your dreams! He loves music, and joys going to the dirt track races in his free-time. If he could spend one day with anyone, he would pick musician Elvis Presley. His go-to karaoke song would be anything by Journey.

  • Randy Disoso

    Randy Disoso

    Sales Consultant

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    Randy Disoso

    Randy Disoso

    Sales Consultant

    Randy Disoso, from Stillwater, OK, is a Sales Consultant here at Crown. He enjoys traveling, fishing, KU football and basketball, and the Royals and Chiefs. If he could only eat one meal for the rest of his life, he’d eat fajitas. Randy’s go-to karaoke song is “It’s Your Love”. If he could spend the day with anyone, he’d want to spend it with his father.

  • Sebastian  Rosales

    Sebastian Rosales

    Sales Consultant

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    Sebastian  Rosales

    Sebastian Rosales

    Sales Consultant

    Sebastian is originally from Spain and is a Sales Consultant here at Crown. In his free time he enjoys sports, making music, and going on walks. If he could only eat one meal for the rest of his life it would be a salad with lemon dressing and rice and chicken and at karaoke night he would sing Starlight by Martin Garrix. If he could spend the day with anyone, it would be his parents and girlfriend.

  • Stephanie  Smith

    Stephanie Smith

    Sales Consultant

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    Stephanie  Smith

    Stephanie Smith

    Sales Consultant

    Stephanie is a Sales Consultant here at Crown. Some of her hobbies include camping and spending time with friends and family. Her favorite meal is Chinese food, and at karaoke night, she would sing That’s My Kind of Night by Luke Bryan. If she could spend the day with anyone, it would be her children.

  • Teddy Carttar

    Teddy Carttar

    Sales Consultant

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    Teddy Carttar

    Teddy Carttar

    Sales Consultant

    Teddy Carttar, from Lawrence, is a Sales Consultant here at Crown. He is an aspiring race car driver who enjoys working on his car, trying new foods, and hiking in Colorado. If he could only eat one meal for the rest of his life he would eat steak fajitas and horchata. Teddy’s go-to karaoke song is “Midnight Train to Georgia” by Gladys Knight and the Pips.

  • Tristan Bland

    Tristan Bland

    Sales Consultant

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    Tristan Bland

    Tristan Bland

    Sales Consultant

    Tristan is a Sales Consultant originally from Augusta, KS. His favorite thing about Crown is his co-workers, as well as being able to better a customers car situation. He really enjoys the relaxed atmosphere and super friendly staff. In his free-time he enjoys cooking, hunting, fishing, and recording music. His go to karaoke song is “County Boy” by Aaron Lewis. If Tristan could eat one thing for the rest of his life, it would be a B.L.T. with avocado and pork-belly.

  • Tyler  Angle

    Tyler Angle

    Sales Consultant

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    Tyler  Angle

    Tyler Angle

    Sales Consultant

    Tyler Angle, from Hays, Kansas, is a Sales Consultant here at Crown. Some of his hobbies include playing the guitar and drums and cutting firewood. If he could only eat one thing for the rest of his life, it would be pepperoni pizza. At karaoke night he would sing Soulshine by the Allman Brothers Band and if he could spend the day with anyone, it would be Eric Clapton.

  • Van Thompson

    Van Thompson

    Sales Consultant

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    Van Thompson

    Van Thompson

    Sales Consultant

    Van Thompson, originally from the Tri Cities in Nebraska, is a Sales Consultant for Crown Volkswagen. He attended Washburn University. His favorite thing about working here is that the car buying process is simplified. He’d describe Crown as the place you go to avoid the hassle when you’re looking to purchase a vehicle. Van used to sing in a heavy metal band. He enjoys playing video games. If he could spend the day with any famous person he’d choose Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. His go-to karaoke song is “Turn the Page” by Bob Seger. If he had to eat one meal the rest of his life, he would eat a medium-rare porterhouse, house salad with ranch, mashed potatoes and brown gravy, and green beans.

Service

  • Ed Keane

    Ed Keane

    Service Manager

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    Ed Keane

    Ed Keane

    Service Manager

    Ed Keane, the Volkswagen Service Manager, is originally from Leavenworth, KS — as well as Laurel, MD, Okinawa Japan, Seoul South Korea, and finally Lawrence, KS. He graduated high school in Seoul South Korea and went on to study at KCKCC and the University of Kansas. His favorite part about Crown Automotive is the interaction with different customers and knowing that every day will be different than the last. He feels that Crown has a “small town feel” even though it is one of the biggest/busiest dealers in Lawrence, KS. In his spare time, Ed enjoys arts and crafts, as well as cooking. His go-to karaoke song is “1000 Years” by Christina Perri. If he could only have one meal for the rest of his life, we would pick rib-eye steak.

  • Michael  Roecker

    Michael Roecker

    Volkswagen Service Advisor

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    Michael  Roecker

    Michael Roecker

    Volkswagen Service Advisor

    Michael Roecker, originally from Baldwin City, is a Service Advisor here at Crown. In his free time he loves to spend time with his family and his dog, while also making time for riding his harley and woodworking. If he could only eat one meal for the rest of his life it would be steak, baked potatoes, and green beans. If he could only spend one day with someone it would be his Grandpa Bloomer.

  • Lateisha Gillespie

    Lateisha Gillespie

    BDC Representative

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    Lateisha Gillespie

    Lateisha Gillespie

    BDC Representative

    Lateisha Gillespie, from Lawrence, is a BDC Representative here at Crown. She enjoys reading and going out on the boat at the lake. If she could only eat one thing for the rest of her life, she’d want to eat ice cream. Lateisha’s go-to karaoke song is one by the Spice Girls. If she could spend the day with anyone, she’d want to spend it with her husband and daughter.

  • Lucy Miera

    Lucy Miera

    BDC Representative

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    Lucy Miera

    Lucy Miera

    BDC Representative

    Lucy Miera, from Topeka, is a BDC Representative here at Crown. She has three children and does squirrel rehab in her spare time. If she could eat one thing for the rest of her life, she’d eat chicken fried steak and mashed potatoes, with lots of gravy. Lucy unfortunately wouldn’t sing at karaoke night. If she could spend the day with anyone, she’d want to spend it with her children.

  • Fee Monshizadeh

    Fee Monshizadeh

    Service Associate

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    Fee Monshizadeh

    Service Associate

    Fee has been working at Crown for over 12 years. In his free time, he enjoys riding his sport bike, hunting, and outdoor activities. He likes the teamwork and work environment here at Crown.

  • Brett Shackelford

    Brett Shackelford

    Master Technician

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    Brett Shackelford

    Master Technician

    Brett Shackelford, the Master Technician at Crown Volkswagen, was born in Lawrence, KS and graduated from Lawrence High. He has been working at Crown for 25 years.

  • Cole  Jurica

    Cole Jurica

    Service Technician

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    Cole  Jurica

    Cole Jurica

    Service Technician

    Cole Jurica, from Nebraska, is a Service Technician here at Crown. In his free time, he enjoys racing cars, and learning more about racing cars. His favorite meal is homemade enchiladas and at karaoke night, he would sing Livin’ On a Prayer by Bon Jovi. If he could spend a day with anyone, it would be Richard Petty.

  • Jarret Schneidewind

    Jarret Schneidewind

    Service Technician

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    Jarret Schneidewind

    Jarret Schneidewind

    Service Technician

    Jarret Schneidewind, from Lyndon, is a Service Technician here at Crown. He enjoys fishing and hanging out with his wife and two dogs. If he could only eat one thing for the rest of his life, he’d eat steak. Jarret’s go-to karaoke song is “Thunderstruck” by AC/DC. If he could spend the day with anyone, he’d spend it with his uncle.

  • Jim Cumpton

    Jim Cumpton

    Service Technician

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    Jim Cumpton

    Jim Cumpton

    Service Technician

    Jim Cumpton is a Service Technician here at Crown. He enjoys auctions, antiquing, bowling, and motorcycles. If he could only eat one thing for the rest of his life he would eat surf and turf. Jim unfortunately would not sing at karaoke night. If he could spend the day with anyone, he’d want to spend it with his grandpa.

  • Andrew  Braden

    Andrew Braden

    Xpress Technician

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    Andrew  Braden

    Andrew Braden

    Xpress Technician

    Andrew is from Lawrence and is an Xpress Technician here at Crown. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, hunting, fishing, and softball. If he could only eat one meal for the rest of his life it would be a steak, and at karaoke night he would sing She’s Got This Thing About Her. If he could spend the day with anyone, it would be Clint Bowyer.

  • Matt Paxton

    Matt Paxton

    Xpress Technician

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    Matt Paxton

    Matt Paxton

    Xpress Technician

    Matt Paxton, from Atchison, is an Xpress Technician here at Crown. He enjoys spending time outdoors, wood working, and working on cars. If he could only eat one thing for the rest of his life, he’d eat steak and baked potatoes. Matt’s go-to karaoke song is “Rock All Night”. If he could spend the day with anyone, he’d spend it with his mother.

  • Spencer Archer

    Spencer Archer

    Xpress Technician

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    Spencer Archer

    Spencer Archer

    Xpress Technician

    Spencer Archer, from Lawrence, is an Xpress Technician here at Crown. In his free time, he enjoys playing video games, working on cars, and being with friends. If he had to choose one meal for the rest of his life, it would be anything Italian, and at karaoke night, he would just be a spectator. If he could spend the day with anyone, it would be his grandpa.

Parts

  • Jerod Lamb

    Jerod Lamb

    Parts Manager

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    Jerod Lamb

    Jerod Lamb

    Parts Manager

    Jerod Lamb, originally from Lucas, KS, is the Parts Manager at Crown Volkswagen. He received a degree in Massage Therapy before joining the Crown family. His favorite part about Crown is his co-workers, as well as the fact that it’s the BEST place in Kansas to buy a vehicle! Most of his down-time is spent on the lake bass fishing (both for pleasure and competition). If Jerod could spend one day with anyone in the word, he would pick Arnold Schwarzenegger. His go-to karaoke song is “Livin’ on a Prayer” by Bon Jovi.

  • Vickie Miranda

    Vickie Miranda

    Parts Specialist

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    Vickie Miranda

    Vickie Miranda

    Parts Specialist

    Vickie Miranda, originally from Dallas, Texas, is a Parts Specialist here at Crown. She is outgoing and enjoys sports and going to the gym. If she could only eat one thing for the rest of her life, she’d eat shrimp cocktail. Vickie’s go-to karaoke song is “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun”. If she could spend the day with anyone, she’d want to spend it with her grandma.

Finance

  • Chase Johnson

    Chase Johnson

    Director of Finance

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    Chase Johnson

    Chase Johnson

    Director of Finance

    Chase Johnson is our Business Manager here at Crown. He is from right here in Lawrence and attended KU. Chase would say the best thing about working here is the team atmosphere and customer first culture. He says Crown is the easiest and most friendly place to go to for your automotive needs no matter if its for purchasing a vehicle, getting service done, or your vehicle repaired. Chase and his wife, Jillian have 3 kids. He loves to spend time with his family. Chase would sing “Don’t Stop Believin'” by Journey. His favorite food is enchiladas topped with queso. If he could spend the day with any famous person, he’d choose Seth Rogen and James Franco.

  • Adam Staszkiewicz

    Adam Staszkiewicz

    Business Manager

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    Adam Staszkiewicz

    Adam Staszkiewicz

    Business Manager

    Adam Staszkiewicz, from Bartlesville, OK, is a Business Manager here at Crown. He is a big Chicago Cubs fan and enjoys baseball and movies. If he could only eat one thing for the rest of his life, he’d choose pizza. Adam’s go-to karaoke song is “Down to the Honkytonk.” If he could spend one day with anyone, he’d spend it with his kids.

  • Brandon Gilbert

    Brandon Gilbert

    Business Manager

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    Brandon Gilbert

    Brandon Gilbert

    Business Manager

    Brandon Gilbert, from Overland Park, is a Business Manager here at Crown. He enjoys flying and teaching about drones. If he could only eat one thing for the rest of his life, he’d eat tacos. Brandon’s go-to karaoke song is “Let Me Clear My Throat” by DJ Kool. If he could spend the day with anyone, he’d want to spend it with his grandfather, Earl Langford.

  • Douglas Carter

    Douglas Carter

    Business Manager

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    Douglas Carter

    Douglas Carter

    Business Manager

    Douglas Carter, from Lawrence, is a Business Manager here at Crown. He enjoys motocross, going to the gym, and watching KU and the Chiefs. If he could only eat one thing for the rest of his life, he’d eat biscuits and gravy, hashbrowns, and scrambled eggs. Douglas’s go-to karaoke song is “da Club” by 50 cent. If he could spend the day with anyone, he’d want to spend it with his mother.

Collision Center

  • Josh McMinn

    Josh McMinn

    Collision Center Manager

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    Josh McMinn

    Josh McMinn

    Collision Center Manager

    Josh McMinn is the Manager in our Collision Center. He is from Burden, KS and attended KU and FHSU. His favorite thing about working here is his co-workers and helping customers with all their needs. He’d describe Crown as the best place to buy, repair, and service your vehicle. Josh’s favorite hobbies are golfing and hanging out with friends. If he could spend the day with any famous person, he’d choose Tiger Woods. His go-to karaoke song is “Strawberry Wine” by Deana Carter. If he had to eat one meal the rest of his life, he would choose steak.

  • Justin Ross

    Justin Ross

    Estimator

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    Justin Ross

    Justin Ross

    Estimator

    Justin Ross, from Baldwin City, KS, is a an Estimator in our Body Shop. He is a hard worker who enjoys golf and target shooting. If he had to eat the same meal the rest of his life, he would eat steak, potatoes, and mac & cheese. Justin would sing “Strawberry Wine” at karaoke night. If he could spend the day with anyone, he’d spend it with his daughter.

  • Ashton Habiger

    Ashton Habiger

    Body Shop Receptionist

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    Ashton Habiger

    Ashton Habiger

    Body Shop Receptionist

    Ashton Habiger, from Lawrence, is the Body Shop Receptionist here at Crown. She enjoys playing volleyball, drawing, and singing. If she could only eat one meal for the rest of her life, she’d eat Chicken Fried Rice. Her go-to karaoke song is “All to Myself”. If she could spend the day with anyone, Ashton would spend it with Christian Braun.

  • Brandon Rumford

    Brandon Rumford

    Body Shop Technician

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    Brandon Rumford

    Brandon Rumford

    Body Shop Technician

    Brandon is from Ottawa, KS, and is a Body Shop Technician here at Crown. He enjoys riding motorcycles, fishing, and working outside in his free time. If he could only eat one meal for the rest of his life it would be barbeque, and at karaoke night he would sing House of the Rising Sun. If he could spend the day with anyone, it would be Clint Eastwood.

  • Chuck Wadkins

    Chuck Wadkins

    Body Shop Technician

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    Chuck Wadkins

    Chuck Wadkins

    Body Shop Technician

    Chuck Wadkins is a Body Shop Technician for Crown. He is from Ottawa, KS. His favorite thing about working for Crown is the people and friendly atmosphere. Chuck likes to go on long rides on his motorcycle. His favorite hobby is working on custom cars. If he could spend the day with any famous person (living or dead), he would choose Marilyn Monroe. At karaoke, Chuck would sing something from Montgomery Gentry or Trace Adkins. If he had to eat one meal the rest of his life, he’d strategically choose pizza because of the many different varieties.

  • Jon Logan

    Jon Logan

    Body Shop Technician

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    Jon Logan

    Jon Logan

    Body Shop Technician

    Jon Logan is a Body Shop Technician in our Toyota Body Shop. He is from Tonganoxie, KS and attended NEKA Vo-Tech. His favorite hobby is riding his ATVs and spending time with his granddaughter.

  • Michael  Wilson

    Michael Wilson

    Body Shop Technician

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    Michael  Wilson

    Michael Wilson

    Body Shop Technician

    Michael Wilson is a Body Shop Technician for Crown. He is from Garnett, KS. He enjoys riding riding Harleys and racing, and if he could only eat 1 meal for the rest of his life, he would choose Mexican food. At karaoke, he would sing You Had Me From Hello. If he could spend 1 day with anyone he would spend it with his girlfriend.

  •  Shane  Megaro

    Shane Megaro

    Body Shop Technician

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     Shane  Megaro

    Shane Megaro

    Body Shop Technician

    Shane Megaro, from New Jersey, is a Body Shop Technician here at Crown. He enjoys painting and loves cars, antiques, and auctions. If he could only eat one thing for the rest of his life, he’d choose ice cream. Shane unfortunately wouldn’t sing at karaoke night. If he could spend the day with anyone, he’d choose Martin Luther King.

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