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Management

David Porter
Market Area Vice President
(888) 392-3038

David joined Hendrick Automotive Group in 1990 as a Sales Associate at the Hendrick Used Car Supermarket. He joined the Sales team at Hendrick Lexus later that year and was promoted to Finance Manager in 1995. In 1997 David was promoted to Sales Manager at Hendrick Acura: he later progressed to General Sales Manager and in 2000 he was named General Manager. In his spare time David enjoys boating, fishing, Hendrick Motorsports and the Carolina Panthers.

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Shane Purser
General Sales Manager
(888) 392-3038

After high school, Shane joined the USAF. While stationed at Myrtle Beach AFB, He was deployed to Saudi Arabia during the Gulf War. Following the war, Shane attended UNCC to complete his BA in Biology. A few years after graduating and simultaneously working 3 jobs, he met his wife Paula. Shortly after meeting his bride, he made a drastic career change from health care to auto sales. Paula and Shane have 3 amazing children; Tanner, Tucker, and Taylor. After 17 short years, Shane says he is "blessed to be with an awesome team here at Hendrick Acura Charlotte."

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Nick Pollicino
New Car Sales Manager
(888) 392-3038

Nick started with the Hendrick organization in 2005. He moved from Syracuse, NY to Charlotte in 2005. He has spent most of his Hendrick career at Hendrick Acura in sales and finance. Nick has been in the automotive industry since graduating high school in 1998. He has always had a passion for cars. Nick met his wife Quynh in 2007 and they have two little boys. He enjoys working with customers and building long term relationships.

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Nicholas Saffioti
Sales Manager
(888) 392-3038

Nicholas joined the Hendrick team in August of 2019 as a sales manager.  Originally from Connecticut, he has been in the automotive industry his entire life.  His father owned and operated a local parts store which helped fuel his passion for vehicles from a young age.  After attending college earning a bachelor's degree in business management he started his career at a Buick GMC dealership in 2004.  Holding many different titles throughout his 16 years in the business, with 10 years in management, he is extremely excited and grateful to join the Hendrick family at Hendrick Acura.  With his amazing wife of 10 years, they moved to Matthews North Carolina in November of 2018 with their 4 rescue animals.  In his spare time he likes to work out, play basketball, hiking with his dogs, travel, hunt for new local breweries, and spend time with his wife.    


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Mike Squier
Financial Services Manager
(888) 392-3038

Mike joined the Hendrick team in 2016 as a sales consultant and has been in the automotive industry since 2004. He is an avid sports fan and proudly supports Carolina teams, as well as the Iowa Hawkeyes for his wife Sarah. They have two wonderful sons and an energetic rescue dog. Mike enjoys spending time outdoors playing disc golf, in addition to boating and fishing on Lake Norman with his family.

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Danny Williams
Financial Services Manager
(888) 392-3038

Long ago way down in the jungle

Someone got an inspiration for a tune

And that jingle came from the jungle

Became famous mighty soon

Thrills and chills it sends through you

Hot so hot it burns you too

Though it's just the growl of the Tiger

It was written in a syncopated way

More and more they yell for the Tiger

Everywhere you go today, they're shoutin:

Where's that Tiger?

Where's that Tiger?

Where's that Tiger?

Where's that Tiger?

Hold that Tiger!

Hold that Tiger!

Hold that Tiger!

C-L-E-M-S-O...N!

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Trenton Myers
Financial Services Manager
(888) 392-3038

Trenton has been in the automotive retail industry for eight years. He joined Hendrick Automotive in 2018 as a Sales Consultant for Hendrick BMW and joined the Hendrick Acura team the next year as a Business Manager. Trenton is a live music fan who enjoys music festivals and concerts with his fiancé, Alicia, and friends. He also loves sports and is a supporter of the Carolina Panthers as well as his hometown, the South Carolina Gamecocks. During the more pleasant months of the year Trenton can be found relaxing on or near the many beautiful waterways and lakes of the Carolinas.


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Carley Willoughby
Guest Services Manager
(855) 232-1994

Carley has been with Hendrick since 2015. She is originally from New York and moved to Charlotte in 2009. She loves to travel, some of her favorites have been Italy, Portugal, Spain, Ireland and St. Lucia. When she is not at work she enjoys cooking with her husband, gardening, spending time with friends and family and cuddling her Rhodeisan Ridgeback! 

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Seth White
Inventory Manager
(855) 232-1994

Seth has been with the Hendrick Organization since 2011 and is in charge of all inventory photography and our online presence.  He's an avid Carolina Panthers fan, enjoys Boating, and spending time with his wife and family!

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Mikaela Aull
Finance Assistant
(855) 232-1994

Mikaela is a resident of Charlotte, NC. She previously worked for Acura Financial Services in Ballantyne before joining the Hendrick Automotive Group. She enjoys living in Plaza Midwood where she frequently visits local breweries with her dog and husband. She is an avid Clemson fan and goes to all the games she can!


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Sales

Dean Letorney
Sales and Leasing Consultant
(855) 232-1994

Dean relocated to North Carolina after retiring from the IBM Corporation.  He joined Excel Motorsports in Concord, one of the largest motorcycle dealerships in NC.  He joined the Hendrick organization in 2008.  He enjoys hockey (Go Checkers!), motorcycling, mountain biking and traveling to Europe to F1 and Moto GP events with his wife, Cindy.

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Dumitru Moisei
Sales and Leasing Consultant
(855) 232-1994

Dumitru was born and raised in Moldova, a beautiful little country in Eastern Europe. He immigrated to the United States in 2004 with a degree in teaching and electrical engineering. His sales career started in Boston in 2006 where he achieved awards in sales and customer service for 11 consecutive years. In 2019 he left Acura of Boston and relocated to Charlotte with his wife and 3 year old son, David. In his free time he enjoys swimming, running, but the mostly he enjoys spending time with his son.

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Jim Holshouser
Sales and Leasing Consultant
(855) 232-1994

Jim joined the Hendrick Acura team in September of 2014.  Jim met his beautiful wife Michelle at UNC-Chapel Hill and they have been married for almost 25 years. He grew up in Salisbury, NC and has lived in Charlotte since 1994.  Jim enjoys spending time with his wife, son, and two daughters. When he is not selling cars, he enjoys travel, college basketball (Go Heels!), and volunteering with his church.

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Cameron Sabido
Sales and Leasing Consultant
(888) 232-1994

Cameron is a car buff that loves watching sports and he enjoys spending his summers on Lake Norman.

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Mark Bridges
Sales and Leasing Consultant
(855) 232-1994

Mark was born and raised in Charlotte, NC. He has been working with the Hendrick Automotive Group for 12 years, the last two years have been with Hendrick Acura. He loves spending time with friends and family. He is also an avid golfer that also enjoys spending time at the beach deep sea fishing.

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Russ Gard
Sales and Leasing Consultant
(855) 232-1994

Russ graduated from the University of Kansas with a degree in Journalism and then spent 30 years in the medical field consulting in burns and trauma. When he retired from that, he decided to spend 4 years managing Dillard's Department Stores. After leaving Dillard's, Russ joined the Hendrick and has not been with the team going on 9 years. Russ sang opera and did professional theater as a young man. His current hobbies include: golf and being a foodie for 60+ years.


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Jarrod Moore
Sales Consultant
(888) 392-3038

Jarrod joined Hendrick Automotive Group in 2019. He studied Anthropology at UNCC and went into sales immediately after College. He enjoys meeting people and providing them a tailor fit experience that differs person to person. His main goal is to make the car buying experience as quick and easy as possible. He also enjoys music, traveling, and going to music festivals with his close friends and his wife Lori.


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Andrew Lowry
Sales and Leasing Consultant
(855) 232-1994

Andrew was born and raised in Charlotte. He grew up playing basketball and still plays to this day. Andrew joined Hendrick automotive group back in 2012. When not working or playing basketball he enjoys spending his down time with his wife, friends, and dog!


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Glenda Morales
Sales and Leasing Consultant - ¡Se habla español!
(855) 232-1994

Glenda joined Hendrick Automotive Group in 2017. She is a valued member of our multilingual team, being fluent in Spanish. She has lived in Charlotte for 10 years now and is a loving mother of two. Traveling abroad has always been a passion of hers, as well as being a food and wine enthusiast. When she is not at work she enjoys yoga and paddle boarding on the lake. Her other hobbies include reading and listening to music from all over the world.


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Ron Orosz
Sales and Leasing Consultant
(855) 232-1994

Ron has been with Acura for 21 years.  He has been with Hendrick for 4 years after moving to Charlotte from New Jersey.  Ron has achieved Silver, Gold, and Gold Master levels with Acura and has won the Top Customer Service Award twice with Acura.  Ron loves spending time with his three children who also are settled in Charlotte with his grandchildren.

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Eddie Roseman
Sales and Leasing Consultant
(855) 232-1994

Eddie joined the Hendrick Acura team in 2013. He is from North Carolina and is married with 3 grown children (a girl and 2 boys) and a granddaughter. Eddie enjoys spending time with his family, racing, football, motorcycles, and cars.  Eddie loves sales. He feels it provides him with an opportunity to meet people from all walks of life. No two days are the same at Hendrick, which fits him perfectly.

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JB Tillery
Sales and Leasing Consultant
(855) 232 - 1994

JB is originally from eastern North Carolina and has been with Hendrick Automotive Group for over twelve years, where he has been a multiple President's Club winner as well as a Chairman's Club winner. JB would like to take this time to say thank you to all of his previous customers. When he is away from the dealership, JB enjoys spending time with his family, running in USA Track & Field events, yoga, and the occasional golf game.


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Jeff Williams
Sales and Leasing Consultant
(855) 232-1994

Jeff has been with Hendrick Automotive Group since May of 2003. After a year at another Hendrick Dealership, he transferred to Hendrick Acura. This native Charlotte resident has strong family ties to the region. Jeff enjoys spending time with his wife and family when not at the dealership, especially his two grandchildren. In addition, he enjoys gardening, cooking, photography, music of all varieties, as well as reading.

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Pamela Gomez
Guest Services
(888) 232-1994

Pam is from New Jersey. She started working at Acura since 2017 and she loves working with her team. She enjoys traveling and reading a good book. 

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Karen Flanagan
Guest Services
(888) 232-1994

Karen moved to South Carolina from Connecticut in July 2019. When in Connecticut she owned a 50 child daycare center with her husband, Tom.  In her free time she loves running and boating on Lake Norman.


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Rachel Phan
Guest Services
(888) 232-1994

Rachel joined Hendrick Automotive Group in 2019 after graduating from Queens University of Charlotte. She was born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. When she is not at work she enjoys going to concerts and music festivals. In the summertime, she also loves being on Lake Norman with her  friends and traveling to different beaches across the east coast. She spends most of her time trying out new restaurants across Charlotte!


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Idaliz Delgado
Product Specialist
(855) 232-1994

Idaliz has had a passion for cars since she was 15. She grew up in a family who owned strictly  Acura/Honda. She enjoys going to auto shows to learn about different vehicles and what they are capable of. When she isn't at work she enjoys recreating multiple dishes from all kinds of cultures, spending time with her 3 year old Yorkie, skiing with friends and playing softball.


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Emmitt Scott
Product Specialist
(855) 232-1994

Emmitt started working here at Hendrick Acura in early 2016 and so far, he is loving it! Emmitt is a recent 2018 graduate from UNC Charlotte (LET'S GO NINERS, LET'S GO! *clap clap*), where he earned a degree in Geography. He has a deep passion for cars (especially ones from the '80s), his Peekapoo buddy Oreo, and he is a firm believer in being calm, cool, and collected.

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Mark Mahshie
Sales Consultant
(888) 392-3038

Mark has been with Hendrick Acura since 2010. He is the dealerships gourmet chef. He enjoys grilling and making homemade bread and cheesecake. Mark is a huge New York Yankees fan. 

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Service

Tony Diorio
Service Manager
(888) 392-3038

Tony grew up in Long Island, New York and began his career in the Automotive business in 1986. He relocated to North Carolina in 1991 and has been working in Automotive Service for 30 years. Tony joined the Hendrick Automotive Group in 2009 and transferred to Hendrick Acura in 2014. "I truly enjoy working with such a talented team here at Hendrick Acura."

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Christy Owca
Service Advisor
(888) 392-3038

Christy joined Hendrick Automotive Group November of 1988 and has worked for various automotive brands including: BMW, Mercedes-Benz and MINI before finding her perfect home here at Hendrick Acura. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time at the lake with her husband, son and two dogs.

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Austin Emmerling
Service Advisor
(888) 392-3038

Austin is a Texas native. After graduating from the University of Texas he served 6 years in the US Maine Corps as a Captain. He has 20 years of experience in automotive logistics and transportation customer service. He worked with Honda for three years before joining the Hendrick Team at Acura in 2017. He enjoys quality family time, friends, fishing and college football.


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Keith Kirkpatrick
Service Advisor
(888) 392-3038

Keith Kirkpatrick has been with the Hendrick organization since 2004. He enjoys fly fishing for mountain trout and cooking. 

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Alex Hatter
Service Advisor
(888) 392-3038

Alex has been with Hendrick Acura since 2011 when he relocated to Charlotte. Alex enjoys spending time with his Corgi Lyla. Alex is an avid golfer and spends much of his time traveling.

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Bryan Baum
Service Advisor
(888) 392-3038

Bryan has been with Hendrick Acura since 2001, he's been in the automotive industry for 24 years. Bryan served in the United States Marine Corps from 1982 - 1986. He has two grown children and enjoys riding his motorcycle and road racing cars with his wife.

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Bret Rise
Service Advisor
(888) 392-3038

Bret grew up in Oklahoma on a cattle ranch. He attended Kansas University studying business management. He has been in the car business for 33 years working with several manufactures. He moved to Charlotte 21 years ago and loves the community. He has been with Hendrick Acura for over a year now and enjoys working with his team!

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Parts

Paul Wantz
Parts Department Manager
(888) 392-3038

Paul transferred to Hendrick Acura from Hendrick Honda Woodbridge in October 2001. He has been in the automobile industry full time since graduating high school in 1986. He enjoys working with all the people at Hendrick Acura and the family atmosphere here. He and his wife have two grown children. Paul enjoys helping with the youth group at church and riding motorcycles.

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Joe Netta
Parts Counterperson
(888) 392-3038

Joe Netta has been at Hendrick Acura since 1992. He is the "high energy" person in the parts department and likes to get things done. He and his wife have 2 children. Joe enjoys the water and working in his yard. Go sports!!!

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Reynolds Pena
Parts Counterperson
(888) 392-3038

Reynolds Pena has been at Hendrick Acura since 1993. He is the parts departments Accessory Specialist. He has grown daughter. Reynolds enjoys cycling and motorcycle riding. He also fosters greyhounds.

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Freddie ONeal
Parts Counterperson
(888) 392-3038

Freddie has been with the Hendrick Organization since 2006.  He is married to his soulmate, Sheila, enjoys long walks on the beach, and loves to work on computers.

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Stephen Newsome
Parts Counterperson
(888) 392-3038

Stephen, or Steve-O to those of us at Hendrick Acura, has been with the Hendrick Organization since 2002. He's happily married to Alicia Newsome and has three sons, Tristin, Tobias, and Sawyer. He has a talent and passion for Dirt Tracking Racing. As of August 2015 he has 23 career wins and 1 Championship.

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Andrew Mueller
Parts Counterperson
(888) 392-3038

Andrew was born and raised in Charlotte NC. He graduated high school in 2018 and then started his career at Hendrick Acura. He currently attends CPCC. In his spare time he enjoys tuning on cars and hanging out with his girlfriend.


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