Meet Our Staff

Management

Wendell Williams
General Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 17001

Wendell has grown up in the Koons organization. He started at Koons in 1981. His philosophy has always been to take care of the customer. Koons Toyota has won the Presidents Award a record 19 times, the most of any Maryland Toyota dealership. When he is not at work he enjoys golfing, boating, and spending time with his family.

 

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Winston Green
Controller
410-268-6480 ext. 19001

Winston was born in Jamaica and started working for another dealer in 1977. He 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.

 

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Victor Beshidze
General Sales Manager
410-268-6480

Viktor joined Koons in 2011. He has been a salesperson, Floor Manager, Internet Manager, Sales Manager, Finance Manager, Finance Director and now General Sales Manager. He loves the experience of every day challenges and his motto is Earned, Not Given.

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Barbara Perez
Customer Relations Manager
410-268-6480 x13002

Barbara started out as a Sales Representative in 1987 at Koons and has been the Customer Relations Manager since 1990. Barbara wants to ensure that your experience at Koons is truly exceptional! She has been married to Vic for over 30 years and has two wonderful boys, Victor and Vincent. Victor, Jr. graduated from The Ohio State University and is attending University of Florida for his PHD. Vincent graduated from High Point University in North Carolina and has a great job in NYC. Barbara enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.

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Lovette Owens
Get Ready Manager
410-268-6480

Lovette started with Koons in 1984 because of his love for cars and meeting people.  He loves sports and spending time with his family.

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Timothy Green
Facilities Manager
410-268-6480

Tim started at Koons Toyota Sept 2013. He is a native Annapolitan,currently residing in Glen Burnie. He is happily married for 16 yrs. Loves the people, service business and the diversity of cultures. Enjoys helping people especially the youth and elderly. Tim is a avid golfer and enjoys the challenge of the game. Reading is one of his favorite pastimes and watching old movies. Tim truly believe in the team concept and believes things go better when we work as a team!

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New Vehicle Sales

Emanuel Persaud
Sales Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 11008

Emanuel started at Koons in June of 2013. He has been married for 19 years and has two children. Emanuel loves football and basketball.

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Maurice Huggins
Internet Sales Manager
410-268-6480 x13028

Maurice has been working at koons since 2012. He is originally from Atlanta, Georgia. He enjoys the unique challenges of the automotive industry.

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Cheryl Strackbein
Inventory/Dealer Trade Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 11002

Cheryl started working at Koons in June of 2001 as a New Car Salesperson.  She then worked in Customer Relations for four years and transitioned into becoming the Inventory/Dealer Trade Manager for New Car Sales.  She enjoys spending her free time with her husband and two children, along with their two German Shepherds and cat.

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William Gable
Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 18004

Will has worked in the hospitality and service industry. He enjoys spending time with his 2 daughters. Will is a die hard Ravens fan.

 


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Henry Reynolds
Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 11004

Henry loves the interaction with customers and getting them in the car they really want. He appreciates the opportunity to work with the Koons organization selling one of the best brand automobiles, Toyota.

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Mikey Harris
Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 11006

Mikey is a lucky Libra. Dolly Parton and Reba McEntire are his inspiration. His guilty pleasures are the Toyota Sienna, ravioli out of the can and Disney music.

 

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Ryan McCombs
Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 18001

Ryan lives in Columbia.  He was formerly in the military.  Ryan has two fuzzy children and a wonderful wife.

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Brian Williams
Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 18005

Brian lives in Arnold.  He enjoys playing golf and attending concerts.  He also loves to travel.  Brian is a San Francisco 49ers and Seattle Mariners fan.

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Jordan Seidenman
Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 11018

Jordan started at Koons in June of 2019.

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Duane Allen
Product SPecialist
410-268-6480 ext. 11013

Duane started at Koons Toyota in 2019.  He is a big fan of cars!

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Mamadou Niang
Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 18003

Mamadou recently moved from France and speaks fluent French.  He was a professional soccer player and owned his own business in France.  Mamadou loves soccer and working out at the gym.

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Samuel Mengestab
Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 11012

Samuel has worked on cars since 2011.  He loves soccer and the outdoors.

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Clay Trappe
Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 11005

Clay started with Koons in 2018.  He has worked on cars his whole life.  He also served in the military.

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Pre-Owned Sales

Dennis Weaver
Pre Owned Sales Manager
410-268-6480

Dennis has been with Koons Annapolis since 1982. 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.

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Dan Reese
Pre Owned Sales Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 12004

Dan started with Koons in 2001. Dan enjoys talking with people and has held several different positions here. Dan has a wonderful wife and three sons. He enjoys golfing and spending time with the family.

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Neal Barrett
Pre-Owned Product Specialist
410-268-6480

Neal has been in sales for over 45 years. He is very active in his church mens ministry

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Maurice Bahamondez
Pre-Owned Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 12005

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.

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Mike Bayat
Pre-Owned Product Specialist
410-268-6480

Mike has been in the automotive industry since 1990. He has held various positions in dealerships. He decided to join the Koons organization because of the way they treat their customers and employees. Mike is happily married and has 2 children.

 

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Chris Zook
Pre-Owned Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 12003

Chris has been selling cars for over 11 years. He currently lives in Pasadena. He enjoys playing golf and watching his favorite sports teams such as the Orioles. He is also a big fan of the Capitals and Redskins!

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Isaac Ajayi
Pre-Owned Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 12011

Isaac has been with the Koons Organization since 2019.  He has found the company to be exceptional given the amount of caring the company gives to both employees and customers.

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Matt Werner
Pre-Owned Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 12009

Matt lives in Pasadena.  He is happily married and has two children.  Matt loves animals and golf.  He is very customer service oriented.

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Chris Koehne
Pre-Owned Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 12007

Chris has been with Koons since 2019.

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Heidy Rivero
Pre-Owned Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 12012

Heidy is from Bolivia - Santa Cruz.  She loves to read and volunteers at the Fire Department in her free time.

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Aladin Dzanic
Pre-Owned Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 12008

Aladin was born in Bosnia.  He is married to the love of his life.  He loves to work on cars and talk to people.  Aladin loves to make people laugh and short rides on his magic carpet.

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Finance

Al Rodriguez
Finance Director
410-268-6480 ext. 16001

Al is Peruvian and an only child.  He is an avid video gamer since the age of three.  He loves sports, cars and numbers.  He speaks Spanish fluently and believes when it comes to competition it is first or nothing.  Al has been with Koons for over 10 years and he loves the company and people he works with, they are like family to him.

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Kathy Klein
Business Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 16004

Kathy has been in the auto industry since 2001, she joined the Koons Toyota family in July of 2019.  Kathy was born and raised in Annapolis and spends her free time with family, friends and her pup Chewy.  Kathy enjoys shelling, traveling, hiking, reading, kayaking, photography and concerts!  She is proud to be part of the Annapolis community.

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Service

Peter Soliman
Service Director
410-268-6480 ext. 13001

Peter has been with the Koons organization since 2008.  He has been a New Car and Pre-Owned Product Specialist, Assistant Service Manager, Lane Manager and is now our Service Director.  He has a beautiful wife, two children and two dogs.

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Tom Bronk
Service Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 13034

Tom was born in Maryland and grew up in Annapolis.  When he is not working he enjoys his family, exercise and reading.  Tom has worked with Toyota since 2003.

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David Jacobs
Asst Service Manager
410-26-6480

Dave enjoys martial arts, playing music, guitar and bass guitar. He grew up in Annapolis, Maryland

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Brian Cavey
Asst. Service Manager
410-268-6480

Brian lives in Pasadena. He enjoys working on cars and going out on his jet skis. He wrestled in high school and college.

 

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John Bredbenner
Asst. Service Manager
410-268-6480

John was born in Boca Raton, Florida. He is a die hard Dolphins fan and loves everything to do with cars.


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Peter Herman
Asst. Service Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 13035

Peter was born in Wisconsin.  He is a Packers fan.  Peter enjoys classic cars, boating and sailing.

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Glenn Pierce
Asst. Service Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 13011

Glenn is a Veteran and family man.  His hobbies include foundry art, stained glass and airbrush.  His creed is honesty leads his life.

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Parts

Roy Easter
Parts Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 15001

Roy has twenty plus years of parts experience. He enjoys racing motorcross with his son Nathan.

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Paul Hackett
Parts Sales Associate
410-268-6480

Paul was born and raised in College Park. He moved to Alaska in 1990 and returned to Maryland in 2009. He now lives in Bowie with his family.

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Eric Leath
Wholesale Parts
410-268-6480

Eric has over 26 years parts experience. He lives on the Eastern Shore and loves spending time with his family.


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Temari Parker
Stock Clerk
410-268-6480

Temari is from Annapolis.


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Technicians

Michael Amorim
Shop Foreman
410-268-6480

Michael is trilingual - English, Spanish and Portugese.  He also enjoys soccer.

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Martins Okoto
Service Technician
410-268-6480

Martins is from Nigeria. He is a man of thoughts and actions. He enjoys reading and gaming.


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Malcolm Hosten
Service Technician
410-268-6480

Malcom started at Koons in 2018.

 

 

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Pete Han
Service Technician
410-268-6480

Pete started with Koons in 2015.  He likes the Redskins.

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Joe Walsh
Service Technician
410-268-6480

Joe likes playing and recording music.

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Daress Anderson
Service Technician
410-268-6480

Daress aka D. D has four boys and loves anything car related.

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Charlie Capasso
Service Technician
410-268-6480

Charlie has over 7 years experience and is a state inspector. In his free time he likes to go camping and fishing. He enjoys working on his vehicle.

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James Llewellyn
Service Technician
410-268-6480

James attended Universal Technical Institute and specialized in Toyota. In his free time he enjoys boating on the Severn River and building his 1979 Corvette.

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Joey Pearl
Service Technician
410-268-6480

Joey has worked at Koons Toyota since 2019.  He loves cars, drawing and making something out of nothing!

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Zachary Musser
Service Technician
410-268-6480

Zachary is from the Pasadena area.  He enjoys kayaking and snowboarding in his free time.

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Michael Hutson
Service Technician
410-268-6480

Michael grew up and lives on Kent Island.  He enjoys race cars and fishing.

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Geremy Thorn
Service Technician
410-268-6480

Geremy has a cat named Kanye.  He loves cars!

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Bryce Zito
Service Technician
410-268-6480

Bryce has worked at Koons Toyota since 2018.  He likes racing cars and photography.

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James Flanagan
Service Technician
410-268-6480

James was born in Poolesville. He loves to fish and is a big football fan. He is a die hard 49ers fan.

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Kyi Oliver
Technician
410-268-6480

Kyi started working on cars at a very young age with his grandfather. Kyi started at Koons in 2018. He finished the CAT South program in Automotive Technology.

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Robert Lilly
Technician
410-268-6480

Robert is from Edgewater. He loves spending time with his son. Robert enjoys gaming and poetry along with cars.

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Auggy Urban
Service Technicians
410-268-6480

Auggy has worked on cars since he was 10 years old.

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Valet

Moh Sbitani
Valet Supervisor
410-268-6480

Moh is from Jordan.  He loves his son.

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Steve Miko
Service Driver
410-268-6480

Steve started working for Koons in March 2007 as a Valet. In August 2010, he became our Shuttle Driver stiill helping out as valet when needed.

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David Hubbard
Pre-Owned Valet
410-268-6480

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.

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Accounting

Annette Carberry
Office Manager
410-268-6480 x19005

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

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Samantha Farrell
Accounts Receivable
410-268-6480

Samanatha was born in PG County and lives in Anne Arundel County since 2004. She went to Broadneck High School. Samanatha has a son and loves spending time with family and friends.

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Joy Spione
Tag & Title
410-268-6480

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.!

 

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Mindy Harding
Accounts Receivables
410-268-6480 x19006

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 tries to live her life for all of the precious moments and memories that come her way.

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Dina Cruz
Tag & Title
410-268-6480

Dina was born and raised in Annapolis, Maryland. She has a beautiful daughter named Nataly. She enjoys going on walks to the park and on hot summer days, to the pool.

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Support Staff

Stacey Westcott
Operator
410-268-6480

Stacey was born in Glen Burnie.  She has 4 children.  She enjoys spending time with her fiance and family.  Stacey loves dogs and has two pit bulls.

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Kelly Cooper
Warranty Administrator
410-268-6480 x13006

Kelly Cooper is our Warranty Administrator with over 20 years experience.

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Darnell Carmen
Get Ready
410-268-6480

Darnell is married and is a proud father of two. His favorite football team is the Redskins. He is a vegan. His favorite place to visit is Key West. He likes classic cars and classical music.

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Linda Barnes
Pre-Owned Assistant
410-268-6480

Linda has been with Koons since 2012. She enjoys the daily interaction with new people. She has 2 grandsons and a granddaughter. She just loves her grandma status.

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Chris Parker
Maintenance
410-268-6480

Chris moved from express technician to assist in our maintenance department.


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Lee Hall
Maintenance

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, and muscle cars. Lee moved to our maintenance department in 2018.

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Karen Harris
Maintenance
410-268-6480

Karen has been married for 29 years and has two children. She loves to spend time with family.

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Body Shop

Andrew Lynch
Body Shop Manager
410-268-6480

Andrew started with Koons in 2018.

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Danielle VanMeter
Asst. Body Shop Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 14003

Danielle started with Koons in 2015

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Brett Wolfe
Painter
410-268-6480

Brett has worked at Koons since 2009.  He is married and has three children.  Brett loves fishing and hunting or anything to do with the bay.

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Joe Dougherty
Body Shop Technician
410-268-6480

Joe has worked for Koons since 1990.  He has three children and eight grandchildren.

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