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Meet our Team


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  • Chris Whiten
    VP of Operations
    770-370-4900

    Chris originates from Bradenton, Fl. He started his automotive career here in Atlanta after attending Westmar College. He has been a member of the Jim Ellis Automotive group since 2012. 

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  • Steve Rotenstein
    General Sales Manager
    770-370-3612

    Steve lives in Woodstock Ga. He's a Veteran of the US Navy and has had a 20+ year career in the automotive industry.

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  • Kevin Prevost
    Sales Manager
    770-370-4900

    Originally from Northwestern Florida, Kevin spent six years active duty in the Air Force. He has since been in the automotive industry for over 20 years.

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  • Greg Canada
    Pre-owned Sales Manager
    770-370-3601


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  • Matt Rock
    Director of Finance
    770-370-4900

    With Volkswagen since 2009.


    Matt is originally from Sarasota, Florida.

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  • Tina Coffey
    Finance Manager
    770-370-4900


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  • Kevin Eldridge
    Service Director
    770-370-4871


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  • Charlie Kimsey
    Parts Manager
    770-370-4861

    With Volkswagen since 2002.


    Charlie is a Georgia boy from Marietta.

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  • Sandy Krekemeyer
    Controller
    770-370-4883

    With Jim Ellis since 1991.


    Sandy is originally from Kingsport, Tennessee and she is a VW owner for over a year.

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  • Stephanie Morris
    Senior Client Communications Manager
    770-370-3617

    With Jim Ellis since 2010.

    Stephanie is from Powder Springs, Georgia and is involved with all things related to our clients.

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  • Larry Hood
    Inventory Manager
    770-370-3616

    With Volkswagen since 2004.


    Larry is originally from Atlanta, Georgia.

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  • Jay Worsham
    Photographer
    770-370-4900


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  • Alex Tsankov
    VW Internet Manager
    770-370-3622

    With Volkswagen since 2013.

    Alex is originally from Sofia, Bulgaria and he is a VW owner for over 17 years.

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  • Oleg Robu
    VW Internet Sales
    770-370-3609

    With Volkswagen since 2014.

    Oleg is originally from Chisinay, Moldova.

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  • Mark Shaw
    VW Brand Specialist
    770-370-3610

    With Volkswagen since 2013.  With Jim Ellis since 2003.


    Mark is originally from Durham, North Carolina and likes to play basketball.

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  • Raul Sanchez
    VW Brand Specialist
    770-370-3632

    With Volkswagen since 2014. 


    Raul is originally from Los Angles, California and he is a VW owner for over 3 years.

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  • Chad Gilbert
    VW Brand Sprcialist
    770-370-3619

    With Volkswagen since 2014.


    Chad is originally from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and he is a VW over for over 20 years.

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  • Craig Camay
    VW Brand Specialist
    770-370-3613

    With Volkswagen since 2014.


    Craig is originally from Johannesburg, South Africa.  He is a VW owner for over 13 years and he is a former arena football player.

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  • Karen Scott
    Warranty Administrator
    770-370-4880

    With Volkswagen since 2011.


    Karen is originally from Savannah, Georgia and she is a VW owner for over 17 years.

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  • John Huber
    Service Advisor
    770-370-4900


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  • Jimmy Brawner
    Shop Foreman
    770-370-4870

    With Jim Ellis since 1995 with Volkswagen for over 30 years. 


    Has 31 years of auto tech experience, all with VW. 

    Jimmy is originally from Atlanta, Georgia and he is a VW owner for over 30 years.

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  • Gib McClure
    Technician
    770-370-4870

    With Jim Ellis since 1995.

    Has 26 years of auto tech experience, 19 with VW.

    Gib is originally from Marietta GA.

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  • Jeff Adams
    Technician
    770-370-4870

    With Jim Ellis since 2013. 

    Has 23 years of auto tech experience, 5 with VW. 

    Jeff is originally from New Hartford, Connecticut and is a VW owner for over 21 years.

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  • William Palmer
    Technician
    770-370-4870

    With Jim Ellis since 2012.

    Has 12 years of auto tech experience, all with VW.

    William is originally from Marietta, Georgia and is a VW owner for over 20 years.

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  • Kevin Hartley
    Technician
    770-370-4870

    With Jim Ellis since 2012.

    Has 8 years of auto tech experience, 3 with VW.

    Kevin is originally from Savannah, Georgia.

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  • Dustin Rhodes
    Technician
    770-370-4870

    With Jim Ellis since 2013.

    Has 3 years of auto tech experience, all with VW.

    Dustin is originally from Marietta, Georgia.

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  • Jeremy Wilkins
    Technician
    770-370-4870

    With Jim Ellis since 2014.

    Has 2 years of auto tech experience, 1 with VW.

    Jeremy is originally from Kansas City, Missouri and is a VW owner for over 1 year.

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  • Pam Elder
    Parts Advisor
    770-370-3630

    With Volkswagen since 2003.


    Pam is originally from Lithia Springs, Georgia.

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  • Sandra Hernandez
    Wholesale Parts
    770-370-4865


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  • Josh May
    Parts Advisor
    770-370-4862

    With Volkswagen since 2009.


    Josh is originally from Atlanta, Georgia.

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  • Jacob Puckett
    Wholesale Parts Assistant
    770-370-4685

    With Volkswagen since 2015.

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  • Cathy Tague
    Accounts Payable
    770-3704885

    With Volkswagen since 1995.


    Cathy is originally from Marietta, Georgia. 

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  • Brooke Mathis
    Accounts Payable
    770-370-4889

    With Volkswagen since 2012.


    Brooke is originally from Memphis, Tennessee.

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  • Allison McGough
    Title Administrator
    770-370-4887

    With Volkswagen since 2014.


    Allison is originally from Atlanta, Georgia.

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  • Shannon Mitchell
    Payroll & Accounting Clerk
    770-370-4886

    With Volkswagen since 2013.


    Shannon is originally from Ft. Valley, Georgia and is a VW owner for over 3 years.

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  • Ashley Engel
    Receptionist
    770-370-4900

    With Volkswagen since 2013.


    Ashley is originally from Marietta, Georgia and is a VW owner for over 1 year.

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  • Lauren Rosenberg
    Cashier
    770-370-4868

    With Volkswagen since 2014.


    Lauren is originally from Marietta, Georgia.

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  • Brittany Shim
    Cashier
    770-370-4868


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