Staff


Click on one of the people below to find out more information.

Management

Nick Karras
Executive General Manager
913-789-5112


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Ken Newman
General Manager
(866) 421-9455

Ken has been with the Hendrick Automotive group for 19 years and is a recent graduate of the Hendrick Leadership Academy. During his career,  he has held management positions with Cadillac, Jaguar, Infiniti, Lexus and BMW.    

Ken has lived in the Kansas City area for over 30 years. He currently resides in Leawood with his wife Susie.  Ken enjoys visiting his son and daughter who live in San Francisco and San Diego, respectively. Ken also enjoys traveling to his second home in Scottsdale, AZ.


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Chandler West
Pre-owned Sales Manager
(866) 421-9455

Chandler has been with the Hendrick Automotive group for  a total of 7 years. During his 30 year career,  he has held management positions with Cadillac, Mercedes, Buick, GMC, Lexus, Volvo, and BMW.


Chandler currently resides in Raytown, MO with his wife, Jodeane, and three children, Emmett, Aviana, and Anamia.  Chandler Joined the Military at an early age and toured throughout Europe.  He has been in The Automotive Industry since he left the Military in 1986.  His interests are music, theatre, and spending time with his family.


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Tarek Jebali
Sales Manager
(866) 421-9455

Tarek joined the auto industry in 2006 and has been with the Hendrick Organization since. He has worked for Volvo, Lexus and currently BMW. He enjoys spending time with his wife and newborn son. His passion is football (soccer) and meeting new people; what he loves the most about his job

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Teresa Molinaro
Business Manager
816-501-2719


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Matthew Bayer
Service Manager
816-501-2761


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Justin Heger
Parts Manager
(866) 421-9455

Justin has been with Hendrick Automotive Group for 19 years. He started his career as a Service Technician and has held several other positions as he progressed into Parts Management.


Justin is an Alumni member of Pittsburg State University's Automotive program. He lives with his wife, Kristie, and two daughters in beautiful Paola. Justin enjoys anything involving cars or motorsports.




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Sales

Keith Heedum
Client Advisor
(866) 421-9455

Keith grew up in Nebraska. He has 32 years in the automotive industry. His hobbies include golf and working around the house. Keith was drawn to BMW of KC South because of the hi-line product, stable company, and great reputation.


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Nick Fairbanks
Client Advisor
(866) 421-9455

Nick has lived in Overland Park his entire life. He has worked in the customer service industry since high school. This is his first job in the automotive industry. He recently graduated at the University of Kansas with my degree in Business Administration, with a concentration in Marketing. Rock Chalk!! He has a huge passion for cars and can't wait to build his dream garage someday.

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Kalene Dunn
Client Advisor
(866) 421-9455


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Rod Matthews
Client Advisor
816-501-2713


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Billy Roskosh
Portfolio Manager
816-501-2700


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Dan Degroff
Client Advisor
816-501-2701


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Kevan Willis
Client Advisor
816-501-2701


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Sam Newton
Client Advisor
816-501-2701


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Sean-Luke Clark
BMW Genius
816-501-2701


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Seth Turner
BMW Genius
816-501-2701


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Emmett West
Porter
(866) 421-9455


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Guest Services

Kimberly Brooks
Guest Services
(866) 421-9455

Kim's work background has always been in customer service. From restaurant and nightclub management, to a busy construction office front desk. Her anniversary in August will mark her fifth year with Hendrick Automotive Group. She has worked as receptionist, Guest Service Manager and a Finance assistant.


She has been married to her husband 30 years. He retired last year after serving 41 years as a police officer. They are very active in the Law Enforcement community supporting local departments. They have 6 children and 13 grandchildren that keep them very busy. On weekends you can find them at Stockton Lake relaxing on their boat or by a night time fire pit!


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Marqueita Marisette
Receptionist
816-501-2701


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Fixed Operations

Clinton Wong
Service Advisor
(877) 224-1145

Born and raised in San Francisco, Clinton transplanted his family here in 2003 to Lee's Summit, MO.  He was a Master Certified Mercedes Benz Service Advisor at Aristocrat Motors for over 8 years.  He has had a passion for cars for over 40 years, ever since working at a full service gas station at the age of 16. Since then he has owned, modified and restored over 72 personal vehicles.  He restored everything from a 1955 Mercedes 300SL Gullwing to a 1994 Porsche Strosek Speedster to a 1964 Volkswagen Beetle.  Many of which are featured in Magazines and Calendars. The secret to his success is having a servant attitude.


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Paul Tracy
Service Advisor
(877) 224-1145


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Derek Goodhart
Service Advisor
(877) 224-1145


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Paullie Ranker
Service Advisor
816-501-2701


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Kevin Hunt
Warranty Administrator
(877) 224-1145

Kevin is from Spring Hill, Kansas. Kevin graduated from the University of Kansas in 2013 with double majors. He raced stock cars for 8 years, and is currently a licensed NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Asphalt Modified Driver at Lebanon I-44 Speedway in Lebanon Missouri.


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Ryan Nuefeld
Parts Advisor
(877) 825-3811


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Nash Duncan
Parts Driver
816-501-2750


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Jake Harlow
Parts Advisor
(866) 421-9455


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Adam Ganzy
Service Technician
816-501-2701


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Andreas Hermann
Service Technician
(877) 224-1145


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Tyler Johnson
Service Technician
(877) 224-1145


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Brad Chandler
Service Technician
816-501-2784


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Vicente Silva
Service Technician
816-501-2700


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Dalton Winn
Service Technician
816-501-2784


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Terence Washington
Service Technician
314-744-1820


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John Veltri
Service Technician
816-501-2701


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Dennis Everett
Service Technician
816-501-2701


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Andy Rivera
Service Technician
816-501-2786


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Dom Lombardi
Service Technician
816-501-2786


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Hamilton Prak
Service Technician
816-501-2786


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