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  • Andrew Suvanvej
    General Manager

    Andrew has been a long time customer advocate and determined to change the way our auto industry connects with customers. He started as a lot attendant over 20 years ago and has sat in almost every seat in the dealership.  Father of three and a passion to kite surf the world.

  • Sharon Gillis
    Office Manager

  • David Flowers
    General Sales Manager

    Report sales to FMC daily; Handling dealer trades.; Handle courtesy deliveries.; Process and manage factory rebates; Manage daily performance in sales, consignments, appointments, conversions, follow-ups, reviews, and other key performance indicators; Train and develop teammates surrounding the consignment and sales process; Provide and receive feedback and proactively seek professional growth and training opportunities; Ensure every guest receives the highest possible level of service

  • Frank Celentano
    Used Car Manager
    (360) 624-6498

    At Dealership Since: 11/1/2016
    In Industry Since: 1/1/1984
    Makes Sold: Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep, Used Car Dealer, Ram
    Specialties and Trainings: Knowledge of trade-in process, purchasing inventory off the street and auction knowledge.

    Frank has been in the automotive business for over 30 years, he is married and has six kids and four grandkids. He started at St. Helens Auto Center 3.5 years ago and during his free time loves writing and recording music with his band Halfway House.

  • James Dozark II
    Service Manager/ Master Tech

    Have been in the auto world for 20 years. I enjoy keeping up on the technology of vehicles, playing basketball and spending time with my family.

  • William Hatton
    Sales and Finance Manager

    I'm just one "L" of a Wil. I've been in the car business since 5/5/95. I've been blessed to be with the owners of St. Helens Auto Center for almost two decades; making automotive deals happen, one deal at a time is what I do. During my free time, I enjoy playing catch with my 13-year-old son and I love our families' MarioKart tournaments. Everyone joins in, my 4-year-old son, my 7-year-old daughter and my 13-year-old son and my wife of 14 years.

  • Greg Grinsfelder
    Sales and Finance Manager

    NPR Finance License; Submit deals to lenders for approval; Ensure all deals are fully compliant with local, state and federal guidelines; Prepare paperwork, contracts and deals with customers to get paperwork signed

  • Mike Laramee
    Parts Manager

    Supervise parts inventory, making necessary adjustments to ensure sufficient on-hand quantities; ensure proper receiving and accounting of parts orders; report all stock order discrepancies.; Supervise paperwork flow and distribution of forms, reports, and other documents required to accomplish duties.; Skills pertaining to parts request, look up, ordering, in-house distribution, shipping, inventory maintenance and restocking.

  • James "Jim" Chamlee
    Service Advisor
    (524) 791-1526

    Specialties and Trainings: Service write ups, customer service, service knowledge

    At Dealership Since: 3/1/2021

  • Monte Eby
    Customer Experience Manager

    Have been in the auto industry for 40 years; mostly at Ford dealerships. I grew up in the Longview area, I love motorcycles, spending time with my kids and working outside on my property.

  • Robert Fletcher
    Sales Associate

  • Easten Haglund

  • Tracee Sallee
    Warranty/Fixed Ops Admin

    Hello everyone, I am Tracee. I have been in and out of the auto industry for 20 years doing everything from finance, accounting, to now processing warranty claims. I have only been here a short time but have been treated like family since day 1. In my spare time I haul my kids to high school rodeo and jackpots, my oldest son rides bulls and both my boys are active in 4H and FFA with pigs, goats and rabbits.

  • Thomas Brashear
    Lube Tech
    (547) 777-7592

    Specialties and Trainings: Automotive repairs and maintenance

    At Dealership Since: 12/1/2020

  • Kaden Harrison
    Production & Delivery Specialist

  • Alyssa Jones
    Office Administrator

  • Charlotte Keith
    Human Resources/Operations

  • Sarah Maywald
    Admin Assistant

  • Ron Miller
    Operations Manager

  • James "Jim" Newman
    Matenence and Lot Manager

    Grew up in the Portland area, was in the Air Force for 10 years and I enjoy camping, hunting and riding my motorcycle.

  • Jesse Oliver
    Apprentice Technician Ford/CDJR

    Been working on cars since I could pick up tools. I grew up in the Columbia County area, I like working on cars and going for drives in my free time.

  • Brandon Riggins

  • Carlos Slobig
    Sales Manager/Closer

  • Alan Smith
    Detail/Car Wash Attendant

    Grew up in Columbia County area, have lived here my whole life. I love building and riding BMX bikes and detailing cars.

  • Connor Stansell
    Technician Ford Level II

     Master Tech in training. I've been in the automotive industry for six years, including working on fleet equipment for the city of Hillsboro water and heavy-duty diesel at Jubtiz Service Center. I started here at St. Helens Auto Center a year ago. I'm originally from North Plains, OR and moved to St. Helens a year ago. During my free time I'm an avid off roader and my red Jeep is often painted with thick mud.

  • Dena Stein
    BDH Specialist Level 2

  • Amanda Supry
    BDH Specialist Level 2

  • Ryan Wallace
    Technician Level II

    Master Tech in training. 

  • Zach Zentner
    BDH Specialist Level 3