Meet Our Staff


JT Thompson
General Manager
410-822-8000 ext 1501

J.T.has been in the automotive industry for 29 years and lives in Queenstown Md. with his wife Judy. He has two sons, Keith and J.T. JR. In his spare time, he enjoys boating and snow skiing 

Jon Frederick
General Sales Manager
410-822-8000 ext 1520

Jon joins Koons Easton Toyota as our General Sales Manager. Jons roots are in Easton where he grew up. Jon has been with the Koons organization for over four years and happily married to his wife Caitlin

Theresa French

Theresa has been in the auto industry since 1986 and worked at Chevy, Ford, and Toyota. Theresa loves spending time with her family, boating, cooking Italian food, going to the Ravens games, and traveling. During her travels, she has had the opportunity to go on several cruises and has visited Europe, Aruba, Canada, and Mexico.

Paula Hill
Office Manager
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Paula started working in the auto industry for Nevaiser Toyota in 1998 and continued with Koons when Koons acquired the location in August 2007. Paula has held a variety of positions including Receptionist, Tag and Title Clerk, Accounts Payable before starting in her current position as Office Manager. 

In her spare time, Paula enjoys hosting jewelry parties for her friends and family. She loves spending time with her family. She hopes to take another cruise soon. Her favorite travel destinations include Nassau, Puerto Rico, St. John's, and St. Thomas.

Chris Powell
Sales Manager
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Chris has been in the automotive business for 25 years and resides in Denton Md. with his wife and daughters. Chris loves hunting, watching football and lacrosse.

Ben Spears
Sales Manager
410-822-8000 ext 1511

Ben has been with Koons since 2016. He began his career in the automotive industry in 2014 after spending 6 years Active Duty in the US Army. Ben lives in Milton, DE with his fiance Alonna and two dogs.

Emily Johnson
Customer Relations Manager
410-822-8000 ext 1538

Emily has been with us since March 2017. She is the face you will see when coming in to rent a vehicle from Koons Easton! She enjoys taking care of our customers in her position as Customer Relations Manager. In her free time, she likes to ride horses and enjoys going to concerts and the beach.

Rachel Brewer

Rachel has been with us since November 2012. She has four children. Rachel is involved with Academy of Art University Alumni Assoc and Sports Car of America in Washington DC. Her hobbies are painting, sculpting, playing guitar with her children and modifying cars. She currently holds a degree in Fine Art/Graphic Design. Enjoys meeting people and helping them find the perfect vehicle by using her knowledge of vehicles to help customers understand the features and functionality of their selection.



Heather Travers
Finance Director
410-822-8000 ext 1529

Heather has been in the finance industry since 1994. She has been with Koons for over 20 years! In her free time, Heather enjoys traveling and spending time with her two sons and fur-baby Brodie.

Loren Mayr
Finance Manager
410-822-8000 ext 1521

Loren started with the Koons Organization in 2013. He loves to see satified customers. Loren and Tina have two kids. When he has free time, he enjoys riding his harley davidson, watching the ravens, orioles and the caps.

Marcus Carpenter
Finance Manager
410-822-8000 ext 1514

Marcus has been in the car business since 2004. If you would ask Marcus, he would say, he has been in the car business since he was a month old. His whole family is in the car business. He loves working with people and enjoys cars. In his spare time, his hobby is collecting shoes,taking his son Jordin fishing, to the Orioles and Ravens games.



Richard Souder
Service Manager

Dale Hurt
Service Manager

Jerri Hunter

Jerri Hunter started with Koons in 2012. She started with a part time and is now working full time in the accounting department. She is part time cashier, helps run the rental department, process warranty and accounts payable. Jerri loves arts and crafts and is great help to our childrens party. Jerri and her husband have three grown children. She is involved with Tuckahoe Equestrian Center and Humane Society of the US.

Charlie Cauffman
Service Advisor

Tim Jordan
Service Technician

Tim staarted with Koons in May of 2013. He has been working on toyotas since 1984. He is certified Toyota Master - Hybrid and ASE master Certified.Tim resides in Cordova Md. with his three children.He enjoys farming in his part time

Noah Fountain
Service Technician

Matthew Harding
Service Technician

Matthew has been with Koons since July 2015. He enjoys the challenges being a technician brings and works hard to keep our customers vehicles safely on the road. His hobbies include wood working, wood turning and collecting custom ink pens.

Justin Zwobota
Service Technician

Justin has been with Koons since 2015. He takes pride in keeping customers vehicles on the road and safety is his first priority.He resides in Federalsburg MD. Prior to coming to Koons, Justin was a heavy wheeled vehicle mechanic for the Maryland Army National Guard for 6 years and served 14 months in Iraq. In total Justin has been a automotive tech for 14 years servicing all types of vehicles. In his free time Justin enjoys hunting, fishing, shooting or being outdoors in general.

Lorraine Andre

The energetic voice you hear on the phone saying, "Thank you for calling Koons Toyota" belongs to the lovely Lorraine. Lorraine has been with Koons for over 13 years. Lorraine says the thing she loves most about her job is interacting with all of the customers and the salespeople. Lorraine is very personable and helps around the dealership in many ways. 

Lorraine grew up in Annapolis. She loves children and spending time with her family. When Lorraine is not working you might find her roller skating with her kids at the rink under the Disco Ball! What Lorraine loves most in life is being a mom to her two beautiful children, April and D.J.

John Chalupa
Service Technician

Dante Meekins
Detail Technician

Dante started with Koons in December 2009. He is an avid Ravens fan!

Tracy Robbins
Service Technician

 Tracy has been with Koons since May 2009.

Chris Stewart
Service Technician

Chris has worked for Koons since August 2007. He began with the previous owner in 1989. Chris loves cars and never misses the car show each year in Ocean City.



Kevin Deshields
Parts Manager
410-822-8000 x1540

Kevin has been in the automotive industry for over thirty years and with Koons since the Easton location was acquired. Kevin received the "Parts Excellence Award" for five years. Kevin has been joyously married for 30 years and they have two children and four grandchildren. Kevin likes watching football and baseball and is involved with church activities such as youth group.

David Bradley
Assistant Parts Manager
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Steve Carr
Parts Driver

Doug Haddaway
Parts Sales Associate
410-822-8000 x1540



Marcus Bynum
Product Specialist
410-822-8000 ext 1523

Marcus joined us in January 2018. After three years of back-packing through Japan and mastering the art of Tae Kwon Do, he narrowed his life's dreams down to car sales. He provides his customers a plethora of Toyota product knowledge and professional customer service. For all vehicle needs, call or email Marcus!

Jan Ewing
Internet Manager
410-822-8000 x1508

Jan is an Eastern Shore native and has been in the auto industry since 2010. She loves meeting new people and helping them find their next vehicle! When not working, Jan enjoys camping with her family and taking her children on adventures.

Rob Fink
Product Specialist
410-822-8000 ext 1513

Originally from NJ, Rob moved to the Eastern Shore of MD in 2013. He's been selling cars for about 8 years. His wife is a teacher at Easton Elementary. In his free time, Rob likes to spend time with his 3 kids.

Kimberlee Kelly
Internet Sales
410-822-8000 ext 1525

Kimberlee has been with Koons since 2017. She is very out-going and energetic! She loves helping clients find the perfect vehicle! 

Sara Kritzer
Product Specialist
410-822-8000 ext 1512

Sara has been in the automotive industry for over 20 years. She has a very loyal customer following due to the high level of customer service she provides. Sara is a knowledgeable, professional, friendly, and an all-around fantastic Toyota Product Specialist! For all vehicle needs, call or text Sara at 410-754-8132!

Danny Milby
Product Specialist
410-822-8000 ext 1509

Danny has been a part of the Koons organization since 2014. He enjoys providing customers with product information by demonstrating features and functions so his customers have plenty of information to make the best possible selections for their lifestyles. In his free time Danny likes to go fishing, be outdoors or work on his trucks.

Christina Perez
Product Specialist
410-822-8000 ext 1515

Christina has been in sales for 30+ years. She gets her amazing patience and customer service focused attitude from her time private sitting and caring for the elderly. She married the love of her life in 2012. Together they have 4 beautiful daughters and 6 adorable grandchildren she is very active with (and not above jumping in puddles with them)! Christina also enjoys gardening, camping, cooking, and is a rabid Ravens fan! 

She loves being at Koons, meeting new people and helping them achieve their automotive dreams! You can reach Christina at her office number above or at 410-829-4407 for all your automotive needs!

Hector Ramirez
Product Specialist
410-822-8000 x1516

Hector has been with Koons since March 2017 and is experienced in vehicle sales and service. He was recently voted "Talbot County Top Salesperson" along with Koons Easton Toyota being voted #1 in New Car Sales for 2018. Hector bilingual and ready to help with all of your automotive needs! Call, text, or email Hector today!!

Lewis Scott
Product Specialist
410-822-8000 ext 1530

Lewis comes to us from Windham, Ohio by way of West Palm Beach, FL. He moved to the Eastern Shore of MD 13 years ago. In his free time he loves fishing, camping, and just being outdoors with his girlfriend and 11 year old son. Most of all he loves watching his son's karate classes and football games.

Matt Siegman
Product Specialist
410-822-8000 ext 1522

Matt has been with Koons since 2018. He can be found singing in the showroom or enthusiastically greeting every customer on the lot. He plans on selling cars til his rockstar career takes off!

Star Smith
Product Specialist
410-822-8000 ext 1517

Star is a native of Cambridge, MD with over 10 years of sales experience. She studied broadcast journalism at Bowie State University. During her free time Star works with the M.S. society and loves to spend time with her family

Bill Thompson
Product Specialist
410-822-8000 x1518

Bill has been with Koons since 2015. He is a long time Toyota owner and enthusiast. Bill enjoys helping his customers find the perfect vehicle to fit their needs and lifestyles. He currently resides in Centerville MD. Bill enjoys spending time with his family, especially his two children and five grand-children.

Chris Willis
Product Specialist
410-822-8000 x1519

Chris has been with Koons since 2003 and currently resides in Easton, MD. He enjoys spending time with his 3 girls; Amber, Grace and Faith. His interests are fishing, watching the Ravens and The Orioles. What Chris likes about Koons is meeting new people; the excitment of selling a car and making the customers experience the best ever.



Beth Holloway
Tag & Title
410-822-8000 x1505

Beth has been in the car business since 2002. She has two children and two beautiful grandchildren. She loves watching the Ravens and Nascar and enjoys going to the beach. 

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