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General Manager

Joe Amra
General Manager
(302 ) 427-4400 Ext. 1616


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Management

Elizabeth Brown
Controller
302-427-4400 ext1648

Elizabeth began working in the automotive industry in May 2004 as a Receptionist. She started working for Koons Lexus of Wilmington in June 2011. She worked at several dealerships while working her way through the University of Delaware, graduating in February 2010. Elizabeth has two dogs and would love more. She studied abroad in Italy during college and wants to return someday. Some of her hobbies include fishing, playing the piano and going to car shows. She loves to swim in her pool. She and her fiance want to travel someday in their 1968 Bluebird Bus.

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Kim Gallia
General Sales Manager
302-427-4400 ext. 1620

Kim has been in the Automotive Industry since 1988. She has won Three Auto Awards which are. Toyota Sales Excellence Toyota Today Magazine and Toyota Employee of The Year Awards. She is married and has two children. Some of her hobbies include bicycling and Snow Skiing.

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Andrew Greene
Pre-Owned Manager
(302) 427-4400 Ext.1625

Andrew graduated from University of Delaware. Previously, he was employed in the Internet Sales Department at Toyota dealership in Kentucky and joined Koons organization in August, 2011. Prior to the automobile industry, he spent 10 years in New England supervising all retail and event promotions for the Boston Globe.

Andrew has two boys. His hobbies include sports, politics and history.

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Leigh Encarnacion
Customer Relations Manager
(302) 427-4400 Ext. 1615

Leigh started with Lexus and in the auto industry in 1992. She started at Koons in May 2008. Leigh's favorite quote by Willa A. Foster says, "Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction, and skillful execution. It represents the wise choice of many alternatives." It was used in a thank you letter that Leigh received. She firmly believes "Kindness and a smile. They cost nothing, but mean so much!"

Leigh has many blessings in her life outside of work including life, family, friends, and the gift of time.

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Finance

Hadi Davoudi
Finance Director
302 427 4400 ext 1617


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Pernell Pressey
Finance Manager
302-427-4400 ext.1663


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Patti Weir
Finance Admin
(302) 427-4400 Ext. 1644


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Sales

Jayson Kirk
Sales Consultant
(302) 427-4400 ext. 1623


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Erik Ozoria
Sales Consultant
302 427 4400 ext 1649


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Dan Hayes
Sales Consultant
(302) 427-4400 Ext. 1689


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Djibril Semega
Sales Consultant
(302) 427-4400 Ext. 1647


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Chris Nepi
Sales Consultant
(302) 427-4000 Ext. 1643


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James White
Finance Manager
302-427-4400 ext. 1642

James is a Delaware native who graduated from Salesianum High School and went on to also graduate from Coastal Carolina University in Myrtle Beach. James is a huge Philadelphia sports fan who enjoys playing flag football and softball. He also enjoys travel and dance music.

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Donna Griffith
Sales Consultant
302 427 4400 ext 1637


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Kia Turner
Sales Consultant
302 427 4400 ext 1669


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Harry Freeman
Sales Consultant
3024274400 ext 1618


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Dario McCollin
Sales Consultant
302-427-4400 ext. 1626


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Service

Carlos Gonzalez
Service Manager
302-427-4400 ext 1630


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Chris Pentz
Service Advisor
(302) 427-4400 Ext. 1628


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George Shaer
Service Advisor
(302) 427-4400 Ext. 1633


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Rob Payson
Service Advisor
302-427-4400 ext. 1631

Rob joined the Koons Lexus of Wilmington team in December 2012 but has been in the automotive industry since 1988. He enjoys spending his free time watching football, NASCAR, and going paintballing.

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Anthony Tracey
Service Advisor
302-427-4400 ext 1633

Anthony started in the Automotive industry in 1990. He has won many automotive awards and some of his hobbies include Family Golf and Stock Market.

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Deborah Rantuccio
Service Cashier
302-427-4400 ext. 01641

Deborah has enjoyed 15 years in the automotive field. When not spending time enjoying her hobbies of cooking, decorating and time with her family, she looks forward to some quiet respite on the beach.

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Marquese Avant
Valet


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Doc Jones
Driver


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Bruce Jones
Service Valet
302-427-4400

Bruce has over five years of experience in the auto industry. He was born and raised in Baltimore, MD. His hobbies include playing basketball, the piano, and the organ.

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Joseph Italia
Driver


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Ted Muterspaw
Driver


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Keith Guzman
Driver


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Bill Doerr
Driver


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Don Evans
Tech


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Brett Simkins
Technician


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Jessie Moreno
Tech


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Brian Stigler
Shop Foreman
302-427-4400

Brian joined the Koons organization in 2009. Brian is an ASE certified advanced level specialist with 19 years experience servicing all makes and models. When not at work, he enjoys fishing and cooking.

 

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Cristian Zamores
Service Technician
302-427-4400

Cristian is new in the auto industry. He is a graduate of UTI Technical School. He enjoys lifting weights and working out in his free time.

 

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Darren Youngerman
Service Technician
302-427-4400

Darren has enjoyed being a technician for 25plus years. He has a long standing career with Toyota and came to Lexus in late 2015. Darren states...I am excited about taking my experience to the next level. On his time off he enjoys mountain biking, snowboarding and surfing.


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Jeremy Butcofsky
Service Technician
302-427-4400

Jeremy has 13 years of dealership experience and has been fixing and repairing all kinds of things since he began working on his BMX style bike as a boy. He joined the Koons Lexus of Wilmington team in 2015. His hobbies include snowboarding, fishing, playing the drums, and motorcycling.

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Jimmy Butcofsky
Service Technician
302-427-4400

Jimmy got his start in the automotive industry in 2010 with Chrysler. He joined the Koons Lexus of Wilmington team in 2015 after gaining five years of experience. His hobbies include fishing, sports, snowboarding, and playing the guitar.


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Michael Durand
Service Technician
302-427-4400

Michael joined our Lexus family in April 2016.He has been working with Lexus vehicles since 1997 and has a Master Diagnostic Specialist certification. Next to cars his greatest passion is his wife and 3 children. In his pastime he enjoys boating, hiking and outdoors


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Mike Denney
Service Technician
302-427-4400

Mike has been a part of the automotive industry for five years and at Lexus of Wilmington since 2015. In his spare time, he enjoys playing the guitar.

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Kenneth Torres
Technician Apprentice
302-427-4400

Kenneth is an all around great person. His hobby is riding mountain bikes which he has been doing for the past 10 years. He has a very strong work ethic which makes him a great detailer. His work ethic is only overshadowed by his polite manners. All his coworkers love having him around.

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Matt Patone
Service Technician
302-427-4400

Mat enjoys working on cars whether its fixing them or making them faster. Mat has been working on cars since high school. He always knew his life would consist of working on cars because he enjoys it so much.

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Neil Bell
Service Technician
302-427-4400

Neil started working at Koons Lexus in January 2006. He has an Associates Degree in Automotive Technology. He is married to his beautiful wife Michelle. He enjoys spending his free time relaxing on his boat.


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Walt Crompton
Service Technician
302-427-4400

Walt entered the auto business in 1983 and started at Lexus of Wilmington in 1997. His favorite hobbies are boating in the summer and snowmobiling in the winter. Walt is a 22 year Master Lexus Technician and just received a prestigious award from Lexus HQ.

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Brett Simkins
Service Technician
302-427-4400

Brett has been in the automobile business for 5 years. He enjoys surf fishing and traveling.


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Parts

Rick Scouten
Parts Manager
302-427-4400 x1638

Rick has been in the automotive industry since 1988 including five years as a Certified Technician. Rick has been a Master Certified Parts Manager with Lexus of Wilmington since 1995. Rick has worked hard on building up the Parts Department to give customers the best possible service. As a result, the Parts Department has won the "Lexus Best of the East" award seven years straight.

Rick is happily married to his wife and best friend, Christine. They are the proud parents of a wonderful daughter, Stephanie, who graduates in 2010 with a Bachelor's degree in History from Wesley College. Stephanie has also worked part time for Lexus of Wilmington during the past seven years. When not working hard, Rick loves to spend time with his family, work with computers, play golf, and watch NASCAR.

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Joanna Southern
(302) 427-4400 Ext. 1636


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Scott Bodofsky
Parts Sales Associate
302-427-4400 x1662

Scott has been in the auto business for since 1977. He spent 20 years working with Toyota and has worked with Koons Lexus since 2008.

Scott spends his spare time with his wife and three children. His hobbies include working on various cars and his house.

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Pat Cautillo
Parts Driver
302-427-4400

Pat has been in the automotive business since 2010. He enjoys helping clients and keeping the shop organized.

Pat loves to watch, coach, and play baseball. He also enjoys having fun with his friends.

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Robin Smith
Assistant Parts Manager
302-427-4400 x1636

Robin started in the Parts business in 1986 with Acura; joined Honda in 1996 until 2011 and Lexus September 2011. 

Her hobbies include going to the beach and going out on their boat to do some crabbing and fishing in the Delaware Bay. She enjoys watching all sports including Nascar, football, baseball and hockey. Robin's favorite Nascar driver is Kasey Kahne.

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Teresa Mercado
Parts Sales Associate
302-427-4400 ext. 1636

Teresa started in the auto industry in 1999. She started at Koons in December 2014. She is a proud mother of two awesome girls. In her free time she enjoys camping,hiking,fishing and riding.

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Technology Specialist

Corey Reed
Delivery/Technology Specialist
302-427-4400 ext 1621

Corey has been part of the Lexus of Wilmington team since 2017 and previously worked as a technician at Ford. When he is not at work Corey enjoys spending time with friends and playing Hockey.

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Accounting

Elaine Johnson
Office Manager
302-427-4400 x1619

Elaine started in the automotive industry in 1985, and she started working for Koons Lexus of Wilmington in March 2011. Elaine loves working in the car business. Elaine loves animals. In October 2010, her family got a rescue Beagle named Emmie. During the summer months, Elaine spends a lot of time at her shore house in Cape May County New Jersey.

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Manager

Kenneth Troxell
Inventory Manager
302-427-4400 ext.1645

Kenny is new to the automotive industry and with koons since June 2013. Most of his life was spent on a golf course, where he was the best caddy you could find. In his free time, he enjoys a good cigar and watching his favorite Philly sports team.

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Detail

Bradley Payne
Detail Manager
302-427-4400

Bradley started with Koons Lexus of Wilmington in 2016. He has been detailing cars since 1999. Bradley is married with 3 children. In his spare time he coaches High School Basketball.

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Jesus Colon Jr
Detailer
302-427-4400

Jesus is a self taught portrait artist who enjoys drawing for a good cause. He is very outgoing and enjoys the company of others. That may due to the fact that he has an identical twin brother.

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Victor Colon
Detailer
302-427-4400

Victor has been with Koons Lexus of Wilmington since 2016. He enjoys working in the Detail Dept. with his twin brother and the rest of the Detail crew. In his spare time Victor enjoys playing the guitar and one day aspires to become a musical artist.

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Nate Echols
Detailer
302-427-4400 x1652

Nate has been in detailing for 15 years and at Lexus for more than three years. He enjoys working with people . He is excited to learn new things and enjoys working for Koons Lexus. In addition Nate enjoys sports, blues, jazz, family, church and eating at different restaurants

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