Meet Our Staff

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  • Erik Conley
    General Manager

    I have been with the company since 1996. I have worked my way up the ranks starting as salesman, finance manager, fleet manager, internet manager, sales manager, and general manager.  I am married and have 3 children. I was born in Pittsburg, Pennsylvania and am an avid Steelers fan.


  • Brett Huntsinger

  • Kevin McBride
    Sales Manager

  • Steve Fricks
    Sales Manager

  • Andrew Benard
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

    Happy to be here at MOGFord and happy to serve you.

  • Kevin Farmer
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

    My name is Kevin Farmer. I am from Winder Georgia, am 31 years old and have 3 daughters and a loving wife. My background is in the restaurant industry as a manager for 13 years.

  • Chris Smith
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

    Top salesman here almost every month. There's a reason for that... GREAT Customer service! Come in and ask for me.

  • Pratik Acharya
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

    Excited about helping you acquire the vehicle you want at the best price.  A great experience is what you will have here and in the future by doing business with me.  I look forward to meeting you!

  • Zac Thomas
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Moe Butt
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

    New to the business and looking forward to working with you. Ask for me when you come in!

  • Dwayne White
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Olivia Price
    New Vehicles Sales Professional

  • Karah Vann
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Isaiah Glass
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Alex Maddox
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Nick Ingram
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

  • AJ Yusuf
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Darrion Story
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

  • David Musso
    New Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Andrew Mullenix
    New Inventory/
    Dealer Trades

    UGA Graduate and avid Mustang fan!

  • Joe'l Edwards
    New Inventory Control Manager

    Hello my name is Joe'l Edwards. I have been around the world as a singer preforming with numerous artists. I am currently a new inventory specialist at Mall of Georgia Ford and being athletic really does help with my line of work.


  • Martin Gladstone
    Fleet Sales Manager

    "Keeping your business on the move" at Mall of Georgia Ford since 2004. I am from London, England; met my wife in 1991 and got married here in 1994. Was in the Ford Fleet business in England before I came to the US, and 21 years later I'm still looking after the Fleet/Commercial customers. Spent 10 years at my previous dealership before moving to Mall of Georgia Ford in 2004. I love what I do because every day is different and you are always learning something new.


  • Mark Thomas
    Pre-Owned Director/Buyer

  • Kevin Hazelett
    Pre-Owned Sales Manager

  • Mac Jones
    Sales Manager

  • Austin Van Allen
    Pre-Owned Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Derick Thonton
    Pre-Owned Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Chris Thomas
    Pre-Owned Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Javanie Rickards
    Pre-Owned Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Felix Rosianu
    Pre-Owned Vehicle Sales Professional

     I have been with Mall of Georgia Ford for more than 10 years now and selling Ford products since before that. I am originally from Sibiu Romania and therefore multilingual in English, Romanian, and German.

  • Jay Sharpe
    Pre-Owned Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Shawn Malcolm
    Pre-Owned Vehicle Sales Professional

    My name is Shawn Malcolm and my nationality is Jamaican. I have been residing in Georgia for about 8 years now. God and family is my number #1 priority. My main goal is to find you the perfect vehicle for you and your family so you can be a happy/lifetime.

  • Keith Ahlfinger
    Pre-Owned Vehicle Sales Professional

    Been here in the Atlanta area my whole life. Graduated from the University of Georgia in 1982. Love to play golf and the Bulldogs on Saturdays! Go Dawgs & Go SEC!

  • Ricky Horton
    Pre-Owned Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Larry Krebs
    Pre-Owned Vehicle Sales Professional

  • James Sawyer
    Pre-Owned Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Lynsey Gilreath
    Pre-Owned Vehicle Sales Professional

  • Jimmy Coniker
    Pre-Owned Inventory Control Manager

    From East Islip, NY. Youngest of 9 siblings. Living in GA for 27 years, working for the dealership for 12 years. Lot manager.Enjoy the summer more than the winter.


  • James King
    Director, Systems & Marketing

    Here at MOGFord since January 2002. How Bout Them Dawgs!

  • Max Barber
    Inventory Systems Manager

    Home town: Holden West Virginia. 3 daughters: Rajel, Jennifer, and Heather. 7 grandchildren; 3 Great Grandchildren; Narda is my better half. Joined Mall of Georgia Ford in February 2002.

  • Christen Maggio
    Customer Service Manager

  • Brittany Gulbrandsen
    Customer Service Rep

    Born and raised in Georgia. Before joining the car business back in July of 2013, I had the pleasure of working with 1 year olds at Kids R Kids for 2 and a half years. My family and friends are most important to me so any chance I get, I spend with them. Love having a good time! I have a big heart and love working with people so I have enjoyed every minute of working with Mall of Georgia Ford.

  • Ashley Jackson
    Customer Service Rep

  • Sonya Hope

  • Diane Pipping

  • Georgiana Simmons

    I have been working weekends with the company since 2010. Originally from New Jersey, I have lived in Buford, GA for the past seven years. I enjoy reading and long walks. 


  • John Hannon
    Finance Director

    John was born in Knoxville Tennessee but was raised in Georgia and lived here ever since. He's third generation in the automotive industry and has been in the business for 18 years. John worked in several roles from sales, sales manager, general sales manager, and finance director. In 18 years he has had the pleasure of meeting a lot of great people and making great friends.

  • Ken Brewer
    Finance Manager

    32 years in the automotive industry, Ken is a graduate of Georgia College and State University with a BBA in marketing. He's been withmall of Georgia Ford since 2010 and is a member of the Ethical Finance & insurance Managers & certified in automotive finance and insurance management. Ken has 4 children and is a Georgia native.

  • Jay Zaal
    Finance Manager

  • Rhonda Iler
    Finance Coordinator

    I'm from West Liberty Ky. Been in Georgia for almost 20 years. I live in Duluth with my wonderful husband. I have 3 wonderful grandchildren; Skyler, Gage & Tensley. They live in Toccoa GA. I have been in the automotive business for almost 20 years. I enjoy it every day.


  • Sterling Oliver
    Service Manager

    Born in Mobile, Alabama, Sterling has spent the last 18 years in Suwanee, GA. After graduating from North Gwinnett High School, he attended Georgia Gwinnett College majoring in finance. After college Sterling went to work for AutoZone, working up to store management . He specialized in improving struggling stores and training staffs into customer service oriented teams which led to some of the most profitable years in the store's history. This performance increase resulted in Sterling being nominated for Manager of the Year. Sterling currently uses the same belief, that a customer always comes first, in the service department, working to make sure all our customers receive the best customer experience possible.

  • Tony Owens
    Service Advisor

    My background in the automotive field spans more than 30 years and includes experience from porter, parts and service to sales and F&I. I've spent the last 20 years in service. I've been the sales leader at Mall of Georgia Ford for the last 3 consecutive years and am a member of Ford Professional Service Advisors.

  • Marilyn Muir
    Service Advisor

    Originally from Illinois, I joined Mall of Georgia Ford with 9 years of automotive experience in 2011. Attended Van Tuyl professional training in Dallas, Texas. Awarded first place in regional advisor walk around competition.

  • Scotty Kleckner
    Service Advisor

    From Pittsburgh PA.  I am a huge Alabama and Steeler fan and enjoy my time on the golf course. Proud father of 2 wonderful kids, a son who graduated from Ga State and a daughter who is a freshman at University of PGH.

  • Hector Guardado
    Service Advisor

    My name is Hector M Guardado. I was born in Rushville, NE. raised in Eagle Pass, TX. and I have been living here in the Atlanta, GA. since April 4th of 2001. My wife, Vianka, and I have been married for 19 years and we have 4 children. I enjoy working out at the gym with my children, sing and play old country music with my guitar and dance to old school music. I have been working for Mall of Georgia Ford all together for about 3 and a half years. I started in the BDC Department moved on to Used Cars Sales and now I am part of the Service Department Team. 

  • Cher Clark
    Service Advisor

  • Alan Greene
    Service Advisor

  • Heather Hawthorne
    Manager, Cashiers

    I am a Georgia girl, born and raised. Originally started working as a part-time cashier at Mall of GA Ford. With my experience and skills, the opportunities here at Mall of GA Ford have allowed me to grow in my professional career. I am happily married and we have two handsome boys. We enjoy spending most of our time outdoors and supporting our kids in their favorite sport activities.

  • Alyssa Krouskroup

    I currently work in the service department as a service cashier. I have been here since July of 2015. I love spending time with my family and hanging out with my friends. I enjoy working with my co-workers, they make each day a joy. 

  • Brittany Rabago

  • Melissa Lavelle

  • Tierra Colbert

  • Ashley England

  • Matt Pugh
    Team Leader

    From Buford, GA. Working at MOGFord since 2012. I enjoy fishing and taking care of my son.

  • Donnie Jones
    Senior Master Tech

  • Andrew Orstradius
    Senior Master Tech

    Born in Howell, MI. Attended Universal Technical Institute and graduated top of my class 4.0GPA. Attended the Ford FACT program in Dearborn, MI. Started working with Ford in 2002 at Dean Sellers in Troy, MI. Moved to Atlanta, GA in 2014 and started at Mall OF GA Ford. I have been a Ford Senior Master Technician since 2009. I am married with two children. I am a huge Detroit Red Wings and Tigers Fan. I enjoy going snowboarding and playing ice hockey!

  • Steve Pitts

    Ford certified technician with 15 years of automotive experience; originally from Huntington, WV.

  • Luke Bellam

    I am from Lawrenceville, Ga. I graduated from Gwinnett Technical College with an Associate's Degree in Automotive Technology.

  • Jr. Walker

    My hometown is Winder, Ga. I've been a technician for 15 years. I specialize in all areas as well as ASE certified.

  • Andrew Hammerlund

    I have two wonderful boys! Born and raised in Frederick, MD. Graduate from Nascar technical institute and Ford FACT training. I have been with Mall of GA Ford since June, 2016!

  • Brandon Schuch

  • Charles Elliott
    Engine Builder

  • Matt Eskew
    Maintenance Technician

    I have been with Mall of GA Ford since 2013. I started in quick lane then moved to full service after getting my certifications completed. I am from Buford, GA born and raised here and I enjoy off-roading and working for Ford!

  • Greg Hatsell

  • Cash Loffler
    Maintenance Tech

    Born and raised in Georgia. I have been with Mall of GA Ford since January, 2016. Graduated from Athens technical college with an Automotive Technology Associates Degree and ASE certified technician.

  • Ron Waldrip

    Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, I am responsible for welcoming guests upon arrival and for parking their cars. I have been a security officer at church for 6 years. I also like singing in the church.

  • Wayne Lancaster

  • Willie Mobley

    I am Willie Mobley, from Piscataway, NJ. My wife, Annie Mobley,  and my children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren are the greatest assets in my life. I was employed by Union Carbide of Piscataway, NJ for 38 and a half years. I was the recipient of the company's most prestigious award in 1999 - the Chairman Award.

  • Joe Jones

    Grew up in Thomaston, GA. Earned scholarship to play football at the University of Alabama. Married to my beautiful wife and we have one son who is an aspiring attorney!


  • Scott Goddard
    Parts Director

    Lifelong Georgia native, my introduction into the automotive industry began while in high school. After several career evolving opportunities I assumed my current position on December 17th, 2001; MOGF's first day of operation. When not at work I relish time spent with my wife of twenty plus years and our eight year old son. I also enjoy traveling, gardening and sports comprise our free time together.

  • Lisa Jones
    Asst. Parts Manager

    I live in Cumming GA. I've been working in the parts department for 18 years. I got employee of the month in September and I enjoy working for Mmall of Georgia Ford.

  • Farris Duracher
    Wholesale Parts

    I am ASE certified in parts and service. I went to school in charlotte, North Carolina. I am married with a 7 year old boy and a 3 year old girl. I am a baseball coach for Buford athletic association.

  • Marvin Perez
    Retail Sales

  • Jeremy Smith
    Retail Parts

    I am originally from Muskogee, OK. I moved to Suwanee in 2003 and attended Valdosta state from 06-11. After college I started my career in parts sales at AutoZone, where I was a manager at the Buford location. In searching for something more challenging I eventually became a part of the parts team at mall of Georgia ford where we strive to give you the best customer service in all of Georgia.

  • Jaime Quintana
    Parts Sales

  • Wes Edwards
    Warehouse Manager

    Married with two beautiful daughters. Marine Corps veteran, 1999-2015, deployed while in support of OEF. Police officer for 8 years, 2007-2015. Been with Mall of GA Ford since February, 2015. Hobbies: Reading, weight lifting, video games. Currently taking online courses with American Military University to major in Business Admin. Huge Georgia Bulldogs Fan!

  • David McCain
    Collision Center Parts

    I have been in the pats industry since 1984. I moved from Ohio to Georgia 2 years ago to be near my twin granddaughters Kady & Lilly. Married 32 years with 2 grown children and 2 grandchildren. Enjoy watching racing at road Atlanta, Ohio state, Bengals football and spending time with my family whenever possible.

  • David Griffin
    Parts Sales

    Originally from Perry, Georgia. Now living in sugar hill, Georgia. Started working at a ford dealership in 1997 in North Carolina. Part time professional sports photographer - NASCAR, NCAA Football and PGA golf.


  • Emily Andre
    Body Shop Manager

    My name is Emily. I have been working at Mall of Georgia Ford for a year and a half. I enjoy what I do and am motivated to learn and do as much as I can for our customers.

  • Terry Ray

  • George Matson
    Body Shop Technician

    I started in the collision repair industry in 1985. The certifications I have achieved are I-car Platinum, ASE master technician and Ford certified for the new F-150 aluminum body. I've been with Mall of Georgia ford for 8 years. I enjoy camping with my lovely wife Rhonda and my daughter Makayla. I also love to play golf. I am a diehard Georgia Tech fan.

  • John Godwin
    Body Shop Technician

    I've been working on cars for over 20 years and have learned a lot over the years and enjoyed doing so. I have been married to my wife Amy Godwin for 20 years with 2 boys who love working on cars as well. I enjoy going to car shows and being with friends and family.

  • Adam Hays
    Body Tech

    I'm 36 years old, married for almost 17 years now and I have 3 children. I've been working on cars my whole life, getting the inspiration from my father who is a master mechanic. My wife and I are heavily involved with our kids and there love of sports. My family and I are big Georgia bulldog fans. From football to softball.

  • Matt Godwin
    Body Tech

    I've been here for just over one month and love it! I really enjoy working on cars here and growing up working on cars with my dad. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends on the weekends. I am a father of two. And I am a HUGE bulldogs fan!!

  • Tesha Clark

  • Chaz

  • Mitch Wilson

  • Ricardo Bueno


  • Kathy Miller

    I was born and raised in Kentucky and have lived in Georgia for 27 years. I am happily married and have 2 wonderful twin sons who will be graduating from college soon. I have worked in the car business for over 30 years and have been with Mall of Georgia Ford since we opened in 2001. I have received numerous Accounting Excellence awards from Ford over the years. My favorite past time is spending time with my family and friends.

  • Heather Harper
    Office Manager

    Born and raised in Georgia. I have been with my husband for 8 years, and we have 3 awesome children, that I would do anything for. I have a degree in accounting and have been in the auto industry on and off for 16 years. The time that I have been at Mall of Georgia Ford has been the best. I couldn't ask for a better place to work. I love my job, I love the people I work with, and I love my family and friends. 

  • Ellie Nuhagic
    Title Clerk

    I am originally from Bosnia and Hercegovina but lived here for the past 15 years. I have been in this business for about 5 years and enjoy every minute of it.

  • Vickey Sowders
    Wholesale Titles

    I am originally from Virginia. I have resided in Georgia for 17 years. I have been with my husband Hal for 25 years. We have 2 wonderful boys, Colby and Reed. My background includes 14 years of title work experience along with the daily operations of a small used car dealership which included selling, funding, reporting, payroll and accounting. I have a very extensive customer service background. I take pride in providing my employer, customers and team members 110% daily. My time with Mall of Georgia Ford thus far has been about 6 weeks, however, I am looking forward to many months and years to come.

  • Nicole Sheffield
    Billing Clerk

    Currently live in Flowery Branch; recently engaged. One Daughter and two step sons on the way! Been in the automotive business for four years and I absolutely love it!

  • Jasmine Hammonds
    Accounting Clerk

  • Keely Lafavre
    Accounting Clerk

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