Meet Our Staff

  

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

  • Mike Smolich
    President
    541-389-1177

    Mike Smolich has been involved with the family business pretty much his entire life, starting in the wash-bay as a 14 year old. Through the years he has performed pretty much every job in the building, from parts counterman and service advisor under the tutelage of Bob Young, (our past and 45 year employee) and then onto Vehicle Sales, Sales Manager and eventually General Manager.

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  • Katherine Smolich
    Controller
    541-389-1177


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  • Andrew Smolich
    Director of Servivce
    541-389-1177


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  • Mitch Parker
    General Manager
    541-389-1177


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  • Charles Dickinson
    Finance Manager
    (541) 749-2788


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  • John Gold
    Internet Advisor
    (541) 749-1013


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  • Tim Soucie
    Sales Advisor


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  • Sean Stiff
    Sales Advisor
    (541) 749-2783


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  • Roger Hayes
    Sales Advisor


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  • Tyler Cruise
    Sales Associate
    (541) 639-4752


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  • John Hahn
    Service Manager
    541-389-1177


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  • Terri Swope
    Service Advisor
    541-389-4742


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  • Bob McLean
    Service Advisor
    (541) 639-8526


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  • Warren Regnier
    Service Advisor
    (541) 550-5306


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  • Timmothy LaPlount
    Service Advisor
    541-389-1177


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  • Brittany Whittington
    Quick Lane Advisor


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  • Chris Hagen
    Quick Lane Advisor


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  • Heather O'Connell
    Appointment Scheduler
    (541) 639-4737


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  • Cody Wren
    Service Technician
    (541) 389-1177


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  • Dan Stephenson
    Technician
    541-389-1177


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  • Sky Perry
    Service Technician
    (541) 389-1177


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  • Derek Newman
    Service Technician
    (541) 389-1177


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  • Jose Cruz
    Service Technician
    (541) 389-1177


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  • Kenneth Vilhauer
    Service Technician
    (541) 389-1177


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  • Dakota Whittington
    Technician
    541-389-1177


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  • Erick Garibay
    Service Technician
    (541) 389-1177


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  • Jonathan Blacklock
    Technician
    541-389-1177


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  • Coty Stephenson
    Service Technician
    (541) 389-1177


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  • Ramon Tanori
    Service Technician
    (541) 389-1177


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  • Dakota Baer
    Quick Lane Technician


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  • Elvis Alonzo
    Quick Lane Technician
    (541) 389-1177


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  • Rick Abercrombie
    Quick Lane Technician
    (541) 389-1177


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  • Paul Copeland
    Service Associate
    541-389-1177


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  • Fred Kotkins
    Courtesy Shuttle Driver
    541-389-1177


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  • Candy Thomas
    Parts Manager
    541-389-1177 x 1024


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  • Jerry Wallace
    Parts Associate
    541-389-1177 x 1025


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  • Dane Larkin
    Parts Associate
    541-389-1177 x 1021


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  • Rudy H. Lobos
    Marketing Manager
    (541) 639-8531


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  • Carl Nokell
    I.T. Director
    541-389-1177 x 8565

    My professional career in Information Technology started in 1999 when I was providing technical support for dial up tech support for a local internet service provider.  I have been through the changes of technology and have continued to grow in my experience and knowledge throughout my professional career.  I am proficient in hardware and networking in being be a system administrator.  I have a wide experience providing maintenance to global companies as well as the small locally owned company's networks. Through owning and running my own IT Company I have seen the cost and benefits of being a business owner.

    For the past 4 and ½ years I have worked as the IT Director at Smolich Motors.  I assist with 113+ employees, a hundred plus workstations, manage multiple software systems, and manage the Shortel phone system that has 110+ phones. A major role in my current position is managing contracts with service providers and consulting companies. Part of managing the contracts is ensuring that both internal and external data is maintained and the data security is upheld.  My ability to successfully perform this job comes from the developed of skills over the last 18 years in the information technology industry.  Some of this experience includes ensuring the development and maintenance of all written documentation, including system and user manuals, license agreements, and documentation of modifications and upgrades; overseeing provision of end-user services, including help desk and technical support services; keeping current with the latest technologies and determine what new technology solutions and implementations will meet business and system requirements; manage and maintain network workstations, servers and firewall; document the network, hardware, software and configuration; and manage document storage facility. I have worked with a wide variety of companies, such as law firms, pharmaceutical, internet service provider, school district, fast food, banking, and medical offices.

    I have received feedback from other coworkers that I am a hard worker; I take pride in doing a good job. Being a team player, having integrity, and communicating efficiently are among some of my main values.

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  • Crystal Wren
    Human Resource Manager
    541-389-1177 x6802

    Crystal has been an employee at Smolich Motors since 2004. She first started working in the Automotive Industry in Michigan back in 2001 as a cashier/receptionist. Since then she has had several dealership roles including Title Clerk, A/R, A/P, Administrative Accounting and Office Manager. When she was asked what she likes most about working at Smolich Motors her reply was: "There are so many positive things to say about Smolich Motors, in which all of them have kept me here for so long. I enjoy the family feel not only from the Smolich family themselves, but from our wonderful loyal customers who have been coming here for years. Smolich is safety oriented, thoroughly involved in the community, and there is room for each employee to grow. They are an all around a honest dealership. I plan on retiring here!" Outside of the dealership she enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, and Martial Arts. 

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  • Lisa Fleming
    Accounts Payable
    541-389-1177 x 2786


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  • Kate Kraft
    Staff Accountant
    541-389-1177


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  • Diane Kearns
    Office Administrator


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  • Jessica Malena
    DMV Administrator
    (541) 639-8535


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