Wendell Williams
Vice President
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.


Nigel D. Hayes
General Manager

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 sons, Victor and Vincent.  Barbara enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.

Lovette Owens
Get Ready Manager

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

Timothy Green
Service Lane Manager

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!


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.

Jason Lormore
Sales Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 13028

Jason has been in the auto industry since 2002.  He loves Toyota!  His family owns 8 of them.  Jason is excited being here in Annapolis with a great organization.   

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.

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.

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.


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.

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.

Armando Espinosa
Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 11018

Armando Espinosa is from Mexico City.  He moved to New York for 5 years and then to Europe for 10 years.  He is dedicated to his wife, son and daughter.  Armando worked in the Hospitality and Food Service Industry at the Management level for over 20 years, in 3 different countries!  His hobbies are music, sports and cooking.

Eric Swon
Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 11007

Eric started at Koons in July 2020.  Eric loves to spend free time with his wife and daughter.  He also enjoys watching baseball on his days off.  Eric was a professional cook for 9 years prior to starting in car sales.  

Jason Myers
Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 11010

Jason loves golf, the Ravens, the Orioles and all things Maryland.  His family is amazing so he considers himself very lucky.


Pre-Owned Sales

Dennis Weaver
Pre Owned Sales Manager

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.

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.

Kalyn Brown
Internet Sales Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 11001

Kalyn worked as a Sales Representative here years ago,  She loves Koons so much she came back as our Internet Sales Manager.  Kalyn enjoys exploring new restaurants and spending time with family and friends.  She likes to work out and help people get healthy to be the best version of themselves.

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.

Neal Barrett
Pre-Owned Product Specialist

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

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!

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

Chris has been with Koons since 2019.

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.

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.

Vance Martin
Pre-Owned Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 13015

Vance has been in the auto industry for over 4 years.  He loves sports, especially the Washington Football Team ("Redskins") and Caps.  Vance is a car enthusiast through and through.  He is always willing to help people out in anyway.

Jose Hernandez
Pre-Owned Product Specialist
410-268-6480 ext. 12009

Jose was raised in Annapolis.  He has a son.  Jose loves riding motorcycles.



Alex Sandoval
Finance Director
410-268-6480 ext. 16005

Alex is married and has two wonderful children.

Nicole Smith
Finance Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 12014

Prior to being Finance Manager Nicole was top salesperson for many years, winning numerous awards and cash prizes for walk arounds that  earned her an appearance on the Tonight show.  She is a true foodie at heart who loves dogs, traveling and fashion.  Nicole is a military brat, but as a true DC native, brunch is her favorite meal of the day. 

LaToya Gardner
Finance Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 11005

LaToya has worked in the auto industry since 1999.  She has held positions in sales and finance.  LaToya loves watching sports and spending tome with family and friends.  Her favorite football team is the Washington Football Team.

Antonio Sandoval
Finance Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 16003

Antonio is married and has a beautiful daughter.  He enjoys spending time with his family when he is not at work.  Antonio's favorite football team is the Washington Football Team.

Maria Burneo
Finance Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 16001

Maria has been in the car business for over 20 years and loves every bot of it.  She has two wonderful kids Diego and Camila.  Maria is an animal lover.  She also likes to travel and spend time with her family.

Tony Dass
Finance Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 16004

Tony is excited to have joined Koons Toyota of Annapolis team in 2020.  Having been in the auto industry since 1988, he has grown up in the auto industry witnessing the changes in the purchasing process with vehicle technology and standards.  He has been very fortunate to learn and prosper in many different positions such as Sales Associate, Sales Manager and Pre-Owned Manager.  Tony's goal is to take good care of every client each and every time.  When Tony is away from the dealership he enjoys life with his lovely wife Judy who was his high school sweetheart.   Together they spend their time taking care of their two kids Noah and Siah.



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.

Brian Cavey
Asst. Service Manager

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


David Jacobs
Asst Service Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 13008

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

John Bredbenner
Asst. Service Manager

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

Michael Hutson
Asst. Service Manager

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

Dan Walsh
Asst. Service Manager
410-268-6480 ext. 13009

Dan has been with Koons since 2013 and in the automotive industry for over 45 years.  He lives in Cambridge and enjoys boating and fishing when he is not at work.



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.

Paul Hackett
Parts Sales Associate

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.

Eric Leath
Wholesale Parts

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

Duane Allen
Parts Personnel
410-268-6480 ext. 11013

Duane started at Koons Toyota in 2019.  He is a big fan of cars!  He started as a New Car Product Specialist and moved to our parts department in September 2020.



Michael Amorim
Shop Foreman

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

Martins Okoto
Service Technician

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

Malcolm Hosten
Service Technician

Malcom started at Koons in 2018.



Pete Han
Service Technician

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

Daress Anderson
Service Technician

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

Joe Walsh
Service Technician

Joe likes playing and recording music.

Zachary Musser
Service Technician

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

Geremy Thorn
Service Technician

Geremy has a cat named Kanye.  He loves cars!

James Flanagan
Service Technician

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

Robert Lilly

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

Bryce Zito
Service Technician

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

Auggy Urban
Service Technicians

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



Steve Miko
Service Driver

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.

Moh Sbitani
Valet Supervisor

Moh is from Jordan.  He loves his son.



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

Joy Spione
Tag & Title

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.!


Dina Cruz
Accounts Payable

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.


Support Staff

Stacey Westcott

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.

Kelly Cooper
Warranty Administrator
410-268-6480 x13006

Kelly Cooper is our Warranty Administrator with over 30 years experience.

Linda Barnes
Pre-Owned Assistant

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.

Chris Parker

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

Lee Hall

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.

Karen Harris
Service Assistant

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


Body Shop

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

Danielle started with Koons in 2015

Brett Wolfe

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.

Joe Dougherty
Body Shop Technician

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