Meet the Staff of Specialty Auto Sales and Service
Brandon Hentges - Owner
Brandon created Specialty Auto Sales & Service in 2009 smack dab in the middle of one of our worst economic recessions in history. His mission was to create a dealership where low and middle class could buy a reliable yet affordable vehicle while not sacrificing a vehicle warranty. He comes to the table with his masters degree in business management and has over 15+years in the business environment as well as an extremely knowledgeable automotive background.
Jacqueline Hentges - Operations Manager
Jacqueline comes to us with over 10+ years experience in the field!! Jacqueline is primarily responsible for managing the financial risks of the company. She is also responsible for all of our financial planning and record-keeping, as well as our director, decision maker, leader, manager and executor. She presides over the organization's day-to-day operations and handles all the decisions regarding the upliftment of the company, which includes all sectors and fields of Specialty Auto such as our operations, marketing, business development, finance, Human resources, etc.
Sam Ford - Sales associate
Sam is an excellent addition to our team and brings over 15+ years of sales experience to Specialty Auto! He is very laid back and will never push you into something you're not comfortable with! He has a strong sales background with future hopes of joining our finance dept!
Jason Lipp - Sales associate
Jason is an excellent addition to our team and brings over 8+ years of sales experience to Specialty Auto! He is very laid back and will never push you into something you're not comfortable with! He will give you his time even if you're not here to buy anything. He excels in building a strong customer relationship FIRST, then helping you find the right vehicle for you!
Dave F. - Finance manager
Dave comes to our store with over 20+ years Finance experience! Dave is extremely friendly and will never push you into anything you don't feel comfortable with. We pride ourselves here on a zero pressure environment, and Dave fits perfectly into that for us. We are happy to have Dave on board!
Mitchell Van Lannen - Auto body and Paint Manager
Mitchell is our body shop manager and brings over 20+years experience into the automotive body and collision field! His superior management skills combined with his attention to detail makes him second to none in the business! He is one of the best painters we've ever seen to date and always goes the extra mile on anything hes involved in
Matt Slye - Shop manager/Custom fabricator
Matt is another great asset to our company! Matt brings custom fabrication and welding skills(TIG & MIG) to a whole new level! He is one of the best welders we have ever seen in this automotive industry! His custom fabrication skills can ensure your ideas turn into a finished product! He also is a master certified auto technician and can handle any job big to small!
Caleb Sturm - Auto technician
Caleb is a young, motivated, and very hard working individual who has 3+ years experience! He is also putting himself through advanced automotive training classes through NWTC! He has always loved cars since he could remember and always goes the extra mile to help out whatever it may be! We look forward to a very successful future with him here at Specialty Auto!
Chev Bastian - Auto technician
Chev is an excellent addition to our group! He brings 10+ years auto experience! Chev grew up in his family shop and has been around cars since he was born! He is an extremely hard worker and has a very positive attitude! He will always go the extra mile and ensure no corners are ever cut on the job!
Payton Ploetz - Detail Manager
Payton brings 10+ years of detailing experience to the field and we are thrilled to have such an asset within our company! He is an extremely hard worker and never takes short cuts to get a job done quicker. He thrives on doing things the right way and wants to impress every prospective buyer on the overall vehicle presentation quality.