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Wendell has grown up in the Koons organization. He started at Koons in 1981. Wendell's philosophy has always been to take care of the customer. Koons Toyota has won the President's Award a record 18 times, the most of any Maryland Toyota dealership.
When he's not at work he enjoys golfing, boating, and spending time with his family.
Winston was born in Jamaica, started working for another dealer in 1977 and transferred to Koons Annapolis Toyota in 1982. He has held various positions with Koons before becoming a Controller in 1994. Winston is married with one adult son. He loves to travel and watch Washington Redskins football.
David started in the automotive industry in 1977 as a lot attendant. When he's not at work he enjoys spending time with his daughters, and going to sporting events. (Go Ravens)
Frank Almendra is a ASE Master Technician, Toyota Master Diagnostic Technician, and Maryland State Inspector with over 20 years of experience.
Frank enjoys spending time with his family. He and his wife, Lisa are married for over 12 years, they have 3 boys: Jacob, Cole, and Brad. The boys are all athletes, playing baseball & wrestling competitively. The apple doesn't fall far from the tree; Frank competed in baseball and wrestling in his high school days. Frank also enjoys photography and radio-controlled cars.
Rosa loves working at Koons Toyota. She enjoys helping and meeting other people. She is a single mom and loves spending time with her 4 children. Rosa enjoys cooking and going to the movies.
Sisto started in the auto business in the late 1980's working in a get ready department. Eventually he matriculated into the sales department. He sold vehicles while attending Towson University. He had the honor of working on the same sales floor as his Dad, who sold cars for 57 years. Sisto currently holds certification from Toyota (TQFM Certified). He has held several different positions from Sales manager, F&I manager, to currently F&I Director. Sisto started with Koons July 2012. He chose Koons for the opportunity to better himself and his family. Sisto has three amazing children, Madison, Sisto III, and Cooper. He is happily married to his incredible wife, Amber.
Maurice started with Koons in March 2010. He has been in sales for over 20 years. Maurice loves working with his customers to help them find their perfect vehicle. Maurice looks forward to helping both his English and Spanish speaking customers.
Maurice is a native of Coquimbo, Chile. He was fortunate to be able to migrate with his family from Chile to the U.S. in 1969. Maurice was raised in Miami and attended high school there. Upon graduating from high school, Maurice married and had two beautiful girls. He moved to Maryland in 1991. Maurice enjoys working out, hiking, playing guitar and spending time with his daughters.
Robert has over 30 years in the automotive business between BMW and Volvo. He started with Koons in March 2013. Robert lives in Annapolis and loves spending time with his wife and family. He loves outdoors and the Chesapeake Bay. Robert's favorite saying is "what got you here is not going to get you there!"
Kevin is a Toyota Certified Master Assistant Service Manager who started in the automotive business in 1994. He started with Koons in 2003.
Kevin enjoys spending time with his wonderful daughters: Juliana, Victoria, Ciara, and Chelsea. Kevin also enjoys reading, bicycle riding, watching the Cowboys win, and watching movies.
Ace has been with Koons since 2008. He enjoys watching movies.
Brandon thinks that he is fortunate to be working for the Koons organization. He started February 2011 and enjoys working with such great people. When he is not working he enjoys playing and watching football. Brandon loved seeing his nephew play football for the first time. He is a veteran of the United State Marine Corp.
Veric started at Koons in the get ready department October 2012. He enjoys sports.
Warren began his career in 1991 by enrolling in the Ford ASSET program and co-op working at a small dealership in southern MD. He remained with Ford dealerships and progressed as a Ford technician through Aug. 2004. He achieved ASE Master Technician and ASE Advanced Level Specialist during that time and have re-certified multiple times. Also, he has achieved Ford Hybrid certification, SVT certification and Ford Senior Master Technician certification (Ford's highest level of technician training). Warren achieved a Kia
Annette has been at Koons Toyota since 1993 and is considered a "jack-of-all-trades" in the accounting department. She is a great asset to the dealership.
Dan is married with a three-year-old son. He is ASE certified.
Robert has worked as a Service Technician since 2003 and started working at Koons in August 2004. He is ASE Certified and a Maryland State Inspector.
Lianne started with Koons on January 31, 2013. She was born and raised in Maryland, the oldest of two kids. Lianne is a "country girl" through and through. She loves shooting crossbows and compound bows in her yard. Also, she loves shooting handguns and rifles at the indoor/outdoor range. Lianne's main hobby is dance. She started at age two and signed with a professional company at age fourteen. She won an international award at sixteen, high school three time all country dancer, four time all state dancer.
Jonathan started with Koons in 2011.
Cornell started in June 2012. he enjoys sports and spending time with his little siblings.
Kelly Cooper is our Warranty Administrator with 20 years experience.
I just started in the industry. I have been working for Koons since August 5th, 2012. I speak some Spanish. I enjoy sports and walking the dogs with my girlfriend.
Aleta has been in the auto industry since 1979 and has worked for Koons since 2001. Aleta has successfully completed the Maryland Automobile Dealers Association's yearly "Titling and Registration Procedures" course for the last 20 years.
Prior to working in the car business, Aleta trained and showed American Quarter Horses. Aleta also enjoyed painting with oils, charcoal, and pastels.
Aleta's current hobbies include riding, scrap booking, and reading. Her family loves to ski and snowboard. Aleta has been married to Albert since 1976. They have three sons and three wonderful grandchildren: Kenny, Rowan, and Wyatt. They also have two beagles.
Jim initially worked at Koons from 1987-2002. He returned in 2011. Jim believes in treating people the way you would like to be treated. Taking care of his customers is his top priority.
Jim grew up in the Annapolis area and attended AACC and UMD. He received an Associates Degree in General Studies. Jim enjoys golf, lacrosse, tennis, and biking. He loves spending time with his family and says his son is the "light of his life."
Jen is an Annapolis native; she has always enjoyed working at dealerships and is glad to be here, at Koons. She has a daughter, Summer who is away at Washington College. Jen has been married to her husband, Chuck for 28 years.
Jason is a former middle school teacher. He taught for 5 years, after which he started his own painting business. Once he got tired of painting houses, Jason decided to pursue a sales career. Koons has a great reputation and Toyota makes great cars so it was a "no brainer" that this would be a good choice. Jason looks forward to a bright future with Koons.
Mario started in the automotive industry in 1973. He sold cars, worked in finance, and has been a Sales Manager, General Sales Manager, and General Manager. Mario graduated from the NADA academy for General Managers. He has received recognition for sales accomplishments, training, and profitability. Mario served in the Marines and is a Vietnam Veteran. He Enjoys jet skiing and exercising. Family is number one in his life; becoming a Grand Parent (Poppi) is the best experience of his life.
Ted started working for Koons in 2013. He previously worked in life insurance. Ted is a Retired U.S. Navy Veteran after 20 years of service. He enjoys helping people get what they want.
Herman started working at Koons in 1998. Prior to coming to Koons, he owned children's shoes stores for many years.
Chris has been in car sales for over nine years. He enjoys playing golf and spending time with his family and friends. Chris is a fan of the Ravens, Orioles and Terps. He has a beautiful wife and three wonderful kids.
Mark has been with Koons Annapolis in the Toyota Certified Sales Society since 1992. Mark enjoys his family and working with people.
Sean is Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) certified in wheels and tires.
Sean enjoys writing, painting, and building game systems.
TJ started with Koons in January 2013.
Lee has worked at Koons since 1979 and has been doing body repairs since 1970. He received his certification from Toyota Collision School.
Lee likes drag racing, show cars, muscle cars, and bars.
Paul served for thirty-one years with the U.S. Coast Guard as a Master Chief Machinery Technician before retiring and starting with Koons in 1987. People ask Paul when he plans on retiring from Koons and his response is always, "not until I have to."
Paul and his wife have six children, fourteen grandchildren, and four great granddaughters. Paul enjoys spending time with his family, spoiling his grandchildren, watching TV, working around the yard, and going on cruises.
Mindy grew up in Edgewater, MD. She started her job as cashier in April 2012. She spends a majority of her free time with her adorable son, Bradley and enjoys being around family and close friends. Mindy is a part time student at Anne Arundel Community College and tries to live her life for all of the precious moments and memories that come her way.
Ashley is our night time cashier. She is also a behavioral teacher for Anne Arundel County public schools during the day. She loves to coach soccer.
David has worked for over 30 years in the automotive industry in various positions including Auto Lot Porter, New Car Get Ready, DX Driver, and Shuttle Driver. He has worked for Koons since 2007.
David has worked for Koons since 1979. He says, "Koons is a great place to work!" David enjoys boating, fishing, crabbing, and lounging by the water.
Al started at Koons in 2011. He likes baseball, football and ice hockey. He served in the Army for over 6 years. He worked for the Navy for over 31 years.
Ajay started with Koons in 2012
Bryan started with Koons in February 2011.
Dominick started at Koons in 2012.
Omid has worked for Koons since February 2007.
Alex began working at Koons Annapolis Toyota in September 2012. He recently became interested in cars and learned of the position through his school coordinator. Alex likes to skateboard and plays the drums.
Lev sold used cars for Koons Annapolis Toyota from 1996 through 2004. From 2004 through 2009, Lev worked in the mortgage industry. From 2009 through 2010 Lev sold cars at Koons Easton Toyota. He is now happily back with Koons Annapolis Toyota.
Lev and his wife, Amanda, have a beautiful daughter named Sophia.
Rian started working at Koons in March 2010. He enjoys the work atmosphere at Koons. Rian likes relaxing and listening to music.
Brian started with Koons January 2012.
Matias has been working as an automotive technician since 1981 and started with Koons in April 2011. He is a ASE Certified and a Maryland State Inspector.
Christopher has been fixing cars since 2003. He started with Koons in 2012 for the sole purpose of feeling like a part of family. Christopher's awards come from the customer's appreciation although he is certified as a painter and collision tech. He is very easy to get along with. Christopher has a family of two girls and expecting another, with his Wonderful Fiancée
Steve started working for Koons in March 2007 as a Valet. In August 2010, he became a Shuttle Driver.
Jason started with Koons in 2012.
Steve started working in the automotive dealership business in 1997. He
received training for several manufacturers Mazda, Nissan, Jaguar and
LandRover. Steve speaks Spanish and English. He loves to fish and
golf. Steve has a beautiful wife and two beautiful daughters.
Gene started in car sales in 2005. He started with Koons February 2013. Hobbies include water sports, boating, horses and of course Oriole and Ravens games. Gene is a proud father of two teenage daughters; both are excellent students and athletes.
Amy started working at Koons in March 2011.
Justin Nimmo is a Toyota Master Technician with 14 years experience.
Kyle is a BIG Ravens fan. He loves to golf and fish. He has 2 girls Alyssa and Jillian. Kyle started in 1996 and then left and came back in 2005.
Lovette has worked for Koons since 1984.
Lovette has three daughters and three grandchildren. He enjoys sports, music, and spending time with his family. Lovette has recently discovered a new hobby which he enjoys -- slot car racing.
Robert has been in the automotive parts business for over 25 years. He started here in June of 2012. He has been married for 23 years and has 4 kids. He enjoys time with his wife and children.
Barbara started out as a salesperson in 1987 at Koons and has been the Customer Relations Manager since 1990. Barbara wants to ensure that your experience at Koons is always excellent!
She has been married to Vic for over 20 years and has two wonderful boys, Victor and Vincent. Victor, Jr. attends The Ohio State University and Vincent is attending High Point University in North Carolina. Barbara enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.
William started with Koons in May 1997 and enjoys working with the Koons organization.
Pat started working for Koons in 1994. He has achieved Expert and Master Certification and has been a member of the Toyota Gold Sales Society seven times.
Pat is married with five grandchildren. He received his BA from the University of Maryland and his MBA from American University. Pat enjoys golf and fishing.
Tara was born in Santiago, Chile and has lived in the Annapolis area since she was a child. When Tara is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and boyfriend. Tara also enjoys reading, going to concerts and watching all types of sports. She is a diehard Notre Dame and Washington Redskins fan.
Jennifer started with Koons in September 2011. She has been in customer service since 1994. She has been a floral designer and a make-up artist. Her hobbies are crafts of any kind, interior design and gardening. Jennifer loves spending time with her many pets and family.
Patsy and her husband Barry have 2 children, Jennifer Jean and Jeffrey. Patsy has worked in retail and customer service her whole working career. Her enjoyment comes from her family and extended family. She also likes to read, cook, bake and do Sudoku puzzles.
Frank Porzillo is a Toyota Master Technician with 8 years experience.
Alisha worked at Koons 2008 to 2011 and took a year off. She couldn't stay away. She speaks a little Spanish. Her hobbies include anything with her 2 children, shopping with her Mother and food.
Tim started in the automotive business in 1978. He has worked in both the sales and service side. He started at Koons Annapolis Toyota in 2007. Tim enjoys working on a drag racing website with his brother, Bill (draglist.com). Tim also enjoys singing with a barbershop chorus called "The Chorus of the Chesapeake." The chorus participates in a number of competitions.
Richard's father and grandfather were bodymen. Richard started doing body work in his father's garage when he was still in grade school. Richard is a certified Metal Technician, Painter, and Frame Technician. Richard is a Toyota Certification Manager.
Richard has a degree in computer networking. The love of his life is his young redheaded son, Jack. Richard also loves to fish and camp.
Dan has been in the automotive business since 1990. He started with Koons Volvo in 1999 until 2009. He came to Koons Toyota in February 2013. When not at work Dan loves spending time with his wife, Ola, two sons, Billy and Matt, two daughters Mitsue and Amanda. They enjoy hanging out on their boat. Dan is Master Certified.
David is a military brat. He is a semi professional race car driver. David started at Koons in October 2011.
Lisa works in the Express Maintenance department. She joined Koons Annapolis Toyota Scion in April 2011. Her personal philosophy is to treat customers the same way you would want to be treated.
Lisa has two children and enjoys watching football and relaxing at the beach.
Margo started working for Koons in June 2011. Originally from Washington State, Margo moved east at the age of fifteen. She enjoys the beach, crabbing, tennis, and spending time with her daughter.
Curtis started in the automotive industry as a Parts Driver in the early 80's. He started at Koons Annapolis Toyota in February 1996 as Parts Manager. Curtis has received Parts Excellence awards numerous times and is certified as a Parts Master from the University of Toyota.
Curtis is happily married to his wife, Tracey. He enjoys the outdoors and wildlife photography. He is also proud of his Marine Corp service and graduation from DeMatha Catholic High School.
Kalyn started at koons in 2011. She has a bachelors in Human Resources Management. Previously she worked at N.A.B.S.F (Naval Academy). She is one of Koons top pre-owned car sales people. Her hobbies are writing music, singing and dancing. She loves to watch movies and spend time with family and friends. She follows basketball, go Oklahoma! She also loves the Ravens.
Dan began working in the car industry in 1995 as a detailer. He sold his first vehicle in 1997, and has since worked as a sales professional, finance manager, and new/pre-owned sales manager. Dan came to Koons in 2011 and transferred from Falls Church Nissan to Annapolis in 2012. He recently became engaged and has an eleven-year-old son, Ethan. Dan enjoys sports, cooking and home improvement. He is excited to be in Annapolis and can't wait to see how we grow with the new facilities.
Raymond's hometown is Mobile, AL. He now resides in Annapolis MD with his wife of 42 years. Raymond started with Koons March 2013, and is very glad to be here.
Holli previously worked as the Express Lube Assistant Manager for Koons and has over four years experience in the car industry
Richard Souder is an ASE Master Technician, Toyota Expert Technician, and Express Lube Shop Foreman.
Joy has been with Koons since July 2008. She enjoys spending time with her three children and is a huge NASCAR fan. Go Dale, Jr.!
Chris is from Philadelphia. He attended Temple University where he received BBA, MBA, and JD degrees. He enjoys the outdoors, traveling, listening to music, and playing the guitar. Prior to joining Koons in April 2011, Chris owned an investment business focused on the Mid-Atlantic region.
Cheryl has been with Koons since 2002. Cheryl recently got married in September 2008. She enjoys spending time with friends, her husband, Jamie, and their American Bulldog, Dozer.
Delmar started in the automotive industry back in 2003. He started at Koons March 2012.
Sandy has been in the automotive industry since the 1980's, and she has worked for Koons since 2007. Since coming to Koons Annapolis, Sandy has achieved Expert Level Certification as a parts professional.
Sandy enjoys bowling, bike riding, darts, cards, watching football and college basketball, gardening, and walks on the beach in the summer.
Eric started working with Koons in 2012. He lives with his girlfriend and her daughters in Arnold. They have a dog and love animals. Eric's hobbies include music, martial arts, reading, camping and cars. He got into sales because he loves to help people.
Taron is an Expert Toyota Technician. He started working for Koons in June 1997.
Chelsea started working at Koons in January of 2012. She grew up in Shady Side. Chelsea studied Psychology at Salisbury University for 3 years and plans to finish up her BA at UMUC. When she is not working she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and her boyfriend.
Raymond goes by Skeeter. He started working with Koons January 2013.
Dennis has been with Koons Annapolis since 1986. He enjoys working with people and helping them with their automotive needs. Dennis enjoys spending time with his children and is a huge Ravens fan.
Karen has been with Koons since 2001. Karen is a proud mother of a son named Dylan who was born in 2008 and a daughter named Sarah who was born in 2010. She enjoys spending time with her Black Lab named Scout, the outdoors, traveling, and good f
Brett is BASF, R-M, and Toyota certified.
Brett has a baby girl. He enjoys fishing, crabbing, hunting, and anything having to do with the outdoors. Brett's favorite season is Summer because he loves the warm weather and activities which accompany it
Michael began his career in the automotive industry in sales in October 2011. He joined the team at Koons Annapolis Toyota in September of 2012.