Staff


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  • Dan Boettcher, Regional Vice President
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  • Scott Brown, General Manager


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  • Becky Brinka, Fixed Ops Director


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  • Emily Tjarks, Controller


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  • Tony Pelham, Service Manager

    I love to play softball in my spare time. I have 3 kids that keep me very busy. I have been in the automotive industry for 22 years.

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  • Dale Hardison, Finance Director


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  • Jordan Frette, Sales Manager


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  • Steve Westra, New Car Sales Manager


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  • Matt Young, New Car Sales Manager


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  • Alen Bahic , Used Car Sales Manager

    Alen has been with Stew Hansen Hyundai since 2012. He is married to his wife Natalia, and has 2 daughters and 1 son. In his spare time Alen enjoys spending time with family.Alen Bahic

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  • Doyle Miller, Used Car Sales Manager

    I have been married for 25 years and have 2 children. I'm going on 12th year with Ken Garff and 24 years in the business. My hobbies include golf and baseball. I was born & raised in Humboldt, Iowa.  I lived in Fayetteville AR and Atlanta GA before settling down in Des Moines for the past 12 years.

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  • Kim Wilson, Brand Advocacy Manager

    I have been with the automotive group for 3 years. I'm married to my high school sweetheart, Scott Wilson, and we have one son, Sean. In my spare time, I enjoy spending time on my family farm, raising our cattle and relaxing with family and friends whenever we can!

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  • Peter Lucas, Finance Manager


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  • Luis Ramos, Finance Manager


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  • Kyle Brown, Finance Manager


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  • Thad Caylor, Finance Manager


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  • Mark Robb, Inventory Manager

    I've been with Stew Hansen Hyundai since 2012.  I'm married to my wife Brooke, with one daughter Olivia and one on the way! In my spare time I enjoy golfing and going to Okoboji.

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  • TJ Bahner, Sales Advisor


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  • Matt Conrad, Sales Advisor

    I'm new to the sales industry and I'm married to the job. I'm looking for cure to baldness! And I'm a fun loving, laid back guy who likes to make people happy!

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  • Nate Eastman, Sales Advisor


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  • Brian Fluegge, Sales Advisor

    I have 2 kids.  I enjoy watching Minnesota Wild Hockey and am originally from Minnesota.

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  • Alexander Hansen, Sales Advisor


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  • John Loose, Sales Consultant


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  • Brittany Sager, Sales Advisor

    I am a social butterfly! I love to walk my Boston terrier puppy, Turbo. I enjoy BIG cups of coffee, always!  Mexican food is my absolute favorite.

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  • Chris Weyer, Sales Advisor


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  • David Wicks, Sales Advisor

    I've spent 28 years in the sales industry and 6 years in the US Army. I coached Volleyball for 27 years. I have 2 children and 2 grand children.

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  • Dennis Halupnick , Sales Advisor

    I've been married to my wife, Deb, for 45 years and have 3 children and 8 grandchildren.  We spend most of our spare time going to grand kids' activities.  I was in the agriculture business for 30 years and have now been in car sales for 12 years.
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  • Devin Hamilton, Sales Advisor

    I have a strong passion for all things automobile related.  I've spent 4+ years in the car business.  I'm looking forward to getting married in June 2018!!

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  • Diego Aquino, Sales Advisor

    I like to play soccer in my spare time. When I'm not working, I like spending time with my wife and 2 kids.

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  • Dylan Miller, Sales Advisor

    I have been with Stew Hansen Hyundai for over a year and a half.  I enjoy playing baseball during free times. I've been with my girlfriend, Emily, for 3 years. I lived in the south for part of my life, but I'm originally from Fort Dodge Iowa.

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  • Emmanuel Valenzuela, Sales Advisor


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  • Eric Fritz, Sales Advisor

    I play chess. I don't like chocolate.  I have climbed 20 mountains

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  • Izzo Bahic, Sales Advisor

    I have been with Stew Hansen Hyundai since 2014. I am married to my wife Azra, and have three children. In my spare time, I like spending time with family and doing fun activities.

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  • Jason Hansen, Sales Advisor

    I enjoy playing basketball in my spare time and am a huge Broncos fan. I have 5 kids.

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  • Jacob Padgett, Sales Advisor

    I enjoy Frisbee golf with my friends. Family is very important to me. I enjoy enchiladas like nobody's business!!I'm definitely a car guy and enjoy going to shows.

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  • Nathan Horn, Sales Advisor


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  • Paul Brinka, Sales Advisor


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  • Ramo Smajlovic, Sales Advisor


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  • Richard Goudy, Sales Advisor


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  • Jerry Jacobson, Business Development Center Manager

    I'm married to Debbie and have 3 grown children and 3 grand children.  I really enjoy spending time with my family.

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  • Frank Dorante, Porter


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  • Karie Van Houten, Cashier

    I have worked at Stew Hansen Hyundai in the Business Development Center as the Kelley Blue Book Rep since November 2016 and have recently transitioned to our service cashier. I've been married for 28 years and have 2 daughters, Kylie and Kinsey. In my spare time I enjoy boating, attending sporting events, walking my 2 shelties and spending time with my family.

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  • Chad Cash, Service Advisor


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  • Jeff Lieberman, Service Advisor

    I'm a proud father and a Des Moines Native.  I started working at Stew Hansen Hyundai in May 2016. I actually bought my first Hyundai here before I started working here.

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  • Nicholas McDonald, Service Advisor


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  • Stephanie Thurn, Service Advisor


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  • Devin Patterson, Quick Lube Advisor


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  • Trent Brommel, Service Technician

    I've been with company for a year and ½ and in the automotive industry for 12 years.  I have 2 kids and in our free time we like to go camping.

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  • Scott Mullins, Parts Manager

    I enjoy spending time outdoors with friends & family. I also enjoy golfing and fishing, watching Iowa Hawkeyes (especially when beating ISU), and like to "try" to cook.

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  • Sean Waugh, Parts Manager

    I'm from Memphis Tennessee. I love to play basketball and baseball in my spare time.  I also like to go hunting & fishing whenever I can.  I have worked at Stew Hansen Hyundai for 2 years.

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  • Mike Dickenson, Parts Associate

    I've been in the parts business for 8+years. In my spare time I work on race cars and go racing around Iowa.  I also enjoy golfing on Saturdays with the boys. And I'm a huge pitbull advocate.

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  • Margo Hector, Cashier

    I've been a service cashier since Feb 2017. I was self employed for 20 years prior to starting at Hyundai.  My greatest enjoyment in life is spending time with my family and friends and most of all my 3 grand kids.  My family is my world.

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  • Jason Norris, Detailer


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  • Jeffrey Crawford, Sr. Lot Technician


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  • Jojo Alvarez, Lot Technician

    I have been with company for 3 years and enjoy working with my peers. I love to play basketball and play piano in my free time. And I'm a patriotic American - proud of my Filipino Heritage

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  • Deb Langer, Service Warranty Administrator


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  • Roy Criss, Shuttle Driver

    Shuttle driver since July 2017.  Enjoy watching sports.  I have one daughter, Mary, who is very active in Volleball and Music.

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