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Salina Sales Staff


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  • Gerard Smith, General Manager

    Gerard grew up in Claflin, KS and has been with Conklin Cars since 1986! He enjoys spending his free time with his wife and 2 boys, as well as, taking walks, working in his yard and cheering for the KC Chiefs. Gerard oversees the entire sales team at our Salina location.

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  • Brian Garrett, Honda Sales Manager

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    Brian grew up in TX and has worked for Conklin Cars since 1998. He and his wife Emily have 5 children and enjoy live music and sporting events. Brian played football at Bethany College roots for the KC Chiefs and the TX Longhorns.

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  • Javier Lopez, Used Truck Manager


    yo hablo español - Javier grew up in Salina, Kansas and has worked for Conklin Cars since 1999. Javier loves to spend time with his wife and 3 kids. In his spare time he enjoys fishing, landscaping, doing construction projects, and watching the Oklahoma Sooners.

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  • Jill Ade, Used Car Sales Manager

    Jill has been a part of Conklin Cars for 11 years. She's a KS native and likes KU basketball, snuggling with her rescue animals and hanging out with her nieces at the family farm. Jill works closely with the sales team to make sure you have a positive buying experience. 

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  • Josh Knoll, GM Sales Manager

    Josh grew up in Stockton, Kansas and has worked for Conklin Cars since 2002. Josh loves to spend time with his wife and 2 children, they enjoy taking trips together. He likes fishing, golfing, and he's a KU and NY Giants fan. 

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  • Scott Johnson, Toyota Sales Manager

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    Scott has worked for Conklin Cars since 2004, though he grew up in Southern California. He's a Denver Broncos fan and enjoys racquetball, bike riding, and trips on his motorcycle. He spends his time with his 2 kids and his 2 dogs, when he's not at work making sure you get the best Toyota buying experience possible. 

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  • Roy Peak, Finance Director

    Roy started with Conklin in 1996 and was a loan officer at Hutchinson National Bank previously. In his time away from work, Roy enjoys traveling, walking, watching sports, and cheering for the KC Royals! He grew up in Wakeeney, Kansas and has been a member of the Civitan Club for 34 years.

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  • Allen Brown, Finance Manager

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    Allen grew up western KS and has been with Conklin Cars since 2002! He likes Harley Davidson motorcycles and enjoys golfing, fishing and reading in his spare time. He has 2 sons and keeps tabs on GA & KC football.

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  • Larry Henoch, Finance Manager

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    Larry grew up right here in Salina, KS and has been with Conklin Cars for 21 years! He's a KC Royals fan, an avid outdoors-man, and enjoys spending his free time with his wife, kids and grandchildren. 

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  • Alex Rosado, Sales Representative
    785-307-5145

    yo hablo español - Alex grew up in FL and served 8 years in the US Army before joining the Conklin sales team. He enjoys spending his free time with his wife & 6 children, together they like to travel, play sports, camp and fish. Alex looks forward to helping you find the perfect new vehicle.

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  • Braydon Jeffrey, Sales Representative

    Braydon grew up in Salina, Kansas and has worked for Conklin since 2017. Braydon loves to fish, spend time with family and friends, and attend games. He's a big KC Royals and Cheifs fan.

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  • Bronson Scott, Sales Representative
    785-475-4352

    Bronson grew up in rural KS and has been with Conklin for 3 years. He was previously a Deputy Sheriff and enjoys target shooting and fishing. He spends his free time with his wife, Kara, and their 2 little girls. Bronson looks forward to finding you the perfect new vehicle.

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  • Collin Ringle, Sales Representative
    785-342-3117

    Collin grew up in rural Kansas and has been a part of Conklin Cars since 2014. He spends his free time with his children, plays golf on occasion, and is a major KC Chiefs fan!

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  • Jason Langen, Sales Representative


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  • Jeff Crawford, Sales Representative


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  • Jeff Hamilton, Sales Representative
    785-914-8968

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    Jeff grew up in Indiana and has been with Conklin since 2015. He spent 26 years in the military and spends his free time with his 4 children and 2 grandkids. He also enjoys motorcycle riding and playing golf!

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  • Joel Correa, Sales Representative
    785-819-0006

    yo hablo español - Joel has been with Conklin since 2015 and grew up in Salina, KS. He spends his spare time with his son, family, & friends and really loves being at the lake or near water when the weather is warm.  He's a KC Royals & Dallas Cowboys fan and also enjoys car shows, racing, music and sports.

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  • Kam Xaysongkham, Sales Representative
    785-342-6502

    Kam grew up in CA, has been with Conklin Cars since 2005 and speaks Laotian. You'll find him spending his free time with his family, which includes his 3 kids and their dog. His hobbies include hunting, fishing, golfing, coaching and playing softball. He's a big fan of KU, the 49er's and the Giants!

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  • Matt Snyder, Sales Representative
    785-280-1528

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    Matt grew up in Abilene and has been with Conklin since 2007! When he's not at work, you'll find him playing with his children and German Shepard, as well as, watching sports. He loves watching his son play various sports and he's a KU fan!

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  • Matt Wallace, Sales Representative
    785-819-5285

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    Matt grew up right here in Salina, KS and joined Conklin Cars in 2014. When he's not at works, he's spending time with his 2 daughters and son. He also enjoys music, watching & playing sports, and cheering for KU or the Bengals.

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  • Michael Jessup, Sales Representative
    417-331-3795

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    Michael has been with Conklin since 2015 and was in law enforcement prior to joining our team. He enjoys spending time with his family when he's not at work and his hobbies include cooking, fishing, bowling rooting for the KC Chiefs! 

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  • Michelle Merchant, Sales Representative

    Michelle grew up in Arizona in a small country town. She has worked for Conklin since 2011. Michelle has 2 children and she loves to coach. Some of her hobbies are playing softball, baseball, jogging, gardening, and volunteering for Big Brothers Big Sisters.

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  • Pam Severson, Sales Representative
    507-530-0144

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    Pam grew up in Minnesota and has been with Conklin since 2011. She roots for the Vikings & Twins and she enjoys spending her time away from work with her large and blended family! Pam & her husband enjoy cooking and hanging out with friends & family whenever possible!

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  • Roland Vasquez, Sales Representative
    910-286-8054

    Roland is a 23-year Veteran of the US Army and calls North Carolina home. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his 7 children & 2 grand kids, working out and catching a Sci-Fi flick/show. He also cheers for the Chicago Cubs & Bears when they're playing!

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  • Ronda Crist, Sales Representative,
    785-309-2024

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    Ronda grew up right here in Salina, KS and has been with Conklin Cars since 1997! She graduated from Ell-Saline in Brookville and has 2 sons. She enjoys going to car shows in her spare time, as well as, cheering for the KC Royals. 

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  • Tim Putman, Sales Representative
    785-452-8691

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    Tim has been part of Conklin Cars since 2004. He grew up in rural Kansas and spends his free time with his family of 5 kids and 10 grandkids. He enjoys camping, fishing, hiking and hunting when he's not at work. 

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  • Wade Maudlin, Sales Representative
    785-280-1821

    Wade grew up in Inavale, Nebraska and has worked in sales for over 8 years. In his spare time he plays lead guitar in a blues & classic rock band, he also is a fan of the Cornhuskers. He's married, and has an adorable daughter. They also have two Australian Shepherds in the family, Angus & Griswold. Wade also went to Hastings College.

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  • 4 Great Locations
  • Large Selection of Used Vehicles