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  • Molly Padovini
    General Manager

  • Robert Richey
    General Sales Manager

    Born and raised in Metro Detroit, Robert has dedicated the last 20 years to his career with the Elder Automotive Group and his passion for the Jaguar Land Rover brand. Over the last 2 decades Robert prides himself on doing business different and has built many wonderful relationships with clients based on a mutual respect and trust. When not working Robert spends time with his wife Tracy and daughter Gabriella usually boating where he spends most summer days.

  • James Zelenak
    Pre-Owned Sales Manager

  • Steve Fierle
    Business & Finance Manager

    I have a vast amount of auto dealership experience over 20+ years, holding several positions, including: product specialist, new/used salesman, internet sales manager, new car manager and business manager. Before my time in the dealership world, I was a teacher, I think this experience allows me to help explain the process and make our clients more comfortable with their vehicle purchase.

    When not at work, I enjoy spending time with my wife, two boys and Charlie, our Brittany Spaniel. I have been a car buff since the beginning. I'm most interested in classics, sports and exotic vehicles. I also like hiking and enjoy watching football and soccer.

    I look forward to helping all our clients with all their dealership needs.

  • William Scandalis
    Sales Guide

    William Scandalis, is truly your hard-working sales consultant. starting his sales career with elder auto group over 14 years ago. He always make sure every customer that walks through the doors of Jaguar land Rover Lakeside is treated with the upmost respect and receives a truly unique auto experience. William has had thousands of customers over the years, that have come back time and time again because they know he will always handles all their car needs and get them the very best deal! He is happily married to his beautiful wife and is very proud of her and their three children. when he is not working William has  a passion for physical fitness and spending quality time with his family. when you're ready to purchase your next new or pre-owned vehicle Ask for William.

  • Mike Hinkley
    Sales Guide

    As your personal Sales rep, I will promise you better customer service than anyone else in the business! I make the car shopping process fun, effortless, quick and most importantly an experience you will never forget! Being one of the largest Jaguar Land Rover dealers in the market, I am sure to have the Jaguar or Land Rover of your dreams. I promise to always respect your time, your decision and even more importantly, point you in the right direction that best fits your lifestyle. I always go the extra mile for my clients, striving to be the best in the business; I am always available to my clients any time of day, any day of the year.

  • Matt Hinkley
    Sales Guide

    Born and raised right here in Macomb County, Matt Hinkley has always had a fascination for luxury vehicles. He is very passionate about the Jaguar Land Rover brand and providing a great customer experience. In his free time Matt loves to get out on the basketball court or on the baseball field. If you are looking for an upbeat and exciting car buying experience, ask for Matt Hinkley.

  • Louis Gruevski
    Sales Guide

    Louis Gruevski is a car guy through and through. He always loved cars from a young age and took pride in every car he has ever owned. It was only natural that his career would end up in sharing his passion of cars with others. He has been with the Elder Auto Group for 12 years and is one of the longest serving Sales Consultants at Jaguar Land Rover Lakeside. He has extensive knowledge in the vehicle lineup and takes pride in his customer relations. Louis has customers he has been serving since the very beginning! Louis resides in Macomb with his wife of 7 years, two beautiful daughters and Yorkie, Dexter. In his free time he enjoys being out on the lake, riding his Harley Davidson, catching up on some of his favorite shows with his wife and traveling with his family. If you're looking a seamless car buying experience, ask for Louis.

  • Derek Alore
    Sales Guide

    Derek is a sales consultant at Jaguar/Land Rover of Lakeside, with over 12 years experience. In the time he has spent here, he has traveled all over the country for extensive training with Jaguar and Land Rover, which has helped him to gain a vast knowledge of both brands and keeps him updated on the latest innovations. Derek's experience and expertise keeps his customers coming back car after car.  He is passionate about creating a great buying experience by making sure that his clients are well informed so he can pair them with a vehicle they will love. 

    When he isn't working, you'll find Derek committed to family and friends. He enjoys the outdoors and is actively involved in sports.

  • Erik Matthes
    Sales Guide

    Erik Matthes has the passion for cars! From a very young age he was told he was going to be a great people person! Always in control of whenever the family needed cars, always doing the research and making sure everyone got what they wanted. Getting his first car gig at Chrysler learning the ins and outs of the car industry, Fast forward 5 years later he ended up with Jaguar Land Rover Lakeside selling the premium luxury brand he always dreamed of! Erik Knows the car market and will make sure all of your needs and questions are fulfilled! Working hard for his wife Ashley, 2 young boys, Kolton and Roman. When you're ready for the best and most seamless car buying experience Erik Matthes is your guy! 

  • Mike Tomeica
    Sales Guide

  • Jonathan Smith
    Sales Guide

  • Joe Roeder
    Encore Specialist

  • Adam Bouchard
    Service Manager

  • Justin Snow
    Service Advisor

  • Daniel Hiebert
    Service Advisor

  • Jesica Lemanski
    Assistant Service Advisor

  • Dave Shobe
    Parts Manager

  • Lee Schwanger
    Parts Consultant

  • Bryan Murphy
    Parts Consultant

  • Sue Kvocka
    Office Manager

  • Tyler Mengel
    Internet Marketing Manager